Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

ANZ400-040315-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OUT TO SEA THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
WHILE LOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH SOUTHEAST CANADA. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT THROUGH THE AREA OVERNIGHT, FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY. THE FRONT WILL PUSH TO OUR SOUTH INTO
THURSDAY WHILE LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS AND MOVES ALONG THE BOUNDARY.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN TO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION FOR FRIDAY
AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A FRONTAL PASSAGE IS EXPECTED SATURDAY INTO
SATURDAY NIGHT, FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE AGAIN SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY
NIGHT. ANOTHER FRONTAL PASSAGE IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO MONDAY
NIGHT.

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ANZ450-451-040315-
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-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET, BECOMING
LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SNOW AND SLEET IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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ANZ452-453-040315-
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-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.   A
CHANCE OF SLEET EARLY. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LATE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ454-455-040315-
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-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SLEET EARLY. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN. SLEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LATE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...THEN 1 FOOT OR
LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ431-040315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SLEET EARLY. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LATE.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ430-040315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1032 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.   A
CHANCE OF SLEET WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. SLEET LIKELY
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
LATE. RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SNOW AND SLEET IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.

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