Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

ANZ400-291115-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT AND
OFFSHORE ON THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE GREAT
LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT AND REFORM NEAR CAPE COD ON FRIDAY. THIS WILL
CAUSE AN ARCTIC FRONT TO CROSS THE REGION FRIDAY AFTERNOON. MORE
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN FROM THE OHIO VALLEY AND OVER THE
REGION THIS WEEKEND. A COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE REGION
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-291115-
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-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN W
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF FLURRIES LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S IN THE EVENING... BECOMING SE 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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ANZ452-453-291115-
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-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN W SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
FLURRIES IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ454-455-291115-
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-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ431-291115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT LATE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING SE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH
THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ430-291115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
606 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT THIS EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR
LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY THIS EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING S EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.   A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   A CHANCE OF
SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH
THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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