Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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

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545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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

A WARM FRONT FROM SOUTH CENTRAL NEW JERSEY THROUGH THE DELMARVA WILL
DRIFT SOUTH TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE IN THE OHIO VALLEY HEADS EAST,
EXITING SEAWARD FROM THE MID ATLANTIC COAST THIS EVENING. LARGE HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND  THEN MOVE EAST OF
THE AREA BY FRIDAY MORNING. A LOW AND ITS  ASSOCIATED FRONTS WILL
PUSH ACROSS OUR REGION FRIDAY AND REMAIN  INTO SATURDAY.

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ANZ450-451-282115-
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-
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS MORNING... THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ452-453-282115-
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-
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.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 E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-282115-
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-
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING E
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-282115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. PATCHY
FOG IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
545 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS LATE.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN 1 FOOT OR
LESS. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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