Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

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

ANZ400-301415-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

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

A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT AS LOW
PRESSURE MOVES INTO NEW ENGLAND THEN SLOWLY DRIFTS INTO THE
CANADIAN MARITIMES THROUGH THE WEEKEND. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS TO
OUR SOUTH THROUGH THE WEEKEND, FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER FRONTAL
BOUNDARY ON SUNDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP
ALONG THIS BOUNDARY AND PASS JUST TO OUR SOUTH ON MONDAY BUT STILL
AFFECT THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN ONCE AGAIN FOR MONDAY
NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

$$

ANZ450-451-301415-
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-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

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

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ANZ452-453-301415-
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-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN W
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS.   FREEZING SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY IN THE MORNING.

$$

ANZ454-455-301415-
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-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.   FREEZING SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY IN THE
MORNING.

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ANZ431-301415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND SLEET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ430-301415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
944 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...
THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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