Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

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358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

A STRONG COLD FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE MOVING OUT TO SEA TODAY
WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT. THE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO NEW ENGLAND
TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY. BY FRIDAY, ANOTHER COLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY
WILL APPROACH THE REGION, MOVING THROUGH THE REGION ON SATURDAY.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL ONCE AGAIN MOVE BACK INTO NEW ENGLAND FOR
SUNDAY AND MONDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPS IN THE PLAINS.
THIS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A WARM FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION MONDAY NIGHT AND A COLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY THROUGH THE REGION
TUESDAY.

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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-
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ452-453-161915-
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-
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 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-
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ430-161915-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
358 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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