Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

Sandy Hook NJ TO Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

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328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

High pressure will build in across the area tonight and then
weaken by Friday afternoon. A low pressure system will move up
the Mid-Atlantic coast Friday afternoon and evening. High
pressure will return for most of the weekend. A weak low pressure
system will move through Sunday night into Monday with another low
expected for Tuesday. High pressure will build in for the middle
part of next week.

$$

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Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late this
evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft, diminishing to 2 to 4 ft
overnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
10 seconds. A chance of snow late with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft in the late
evening and overnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period
of 8 seconds. A chance of snow and showers early in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers late in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
early in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in
the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming
N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late this evening and
overnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, diminishing to 2 to 4 ft overnight.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of rain
early in the afternoon. Snow likely with a chance of rain late.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft in the late
evening and overnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period
of 9 seconds.  Snow likely early in the evening. A chance of
showers in the evening. A chance of snow showers late in the
evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt early this
evening, then becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late
this evening, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
diminishing to 3 to 4 feet overnight. Mainly in S swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of rain and snow
early in the afternoon, then rain and snow likely late. Vsby 1 to
3 NM late in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
then 3 to 4 ft early in the evening. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.  Rain and snow likely early in the
evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers late in the
evening.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in
the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt late this
afternoon, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt early
this evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 3 to 4
ft early this evening, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt late. Waves
2 ft or less. A chance of snow and rain early in the afternoon.
Snow likely late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 ft or less, then 3 to
4 ft early in the evening. Snow likely early in the evening, then
a chance of snow showers late in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
early in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
328 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt late this
afternoon, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this
evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves around 3 ft
early, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
snow early in the afternoon. Snow likely late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft late. A chance of snow early in the evening, then a chance
of snow showers late in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
3 ft until late afternoon, then 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.

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