Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

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

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915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

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

A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT FOR WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. THE HIGH
COMBINED WITH LOW PRESSURE EAST OF NEW ENGLAND WILL RESULT IN GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL MOVE TO THE NORTH AND BRING A WEAK FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION LATE FRIDAY INTO EARLY SATURDAY, FOLLOWED BY MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND FAIR WEATHER FOR SUNDAY.

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ANZ450-451-231315-
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-
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.

.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE. MAINLY IN NW SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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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-
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE. MAINLY
IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-231315-
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-
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-231315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-231315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
915 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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