Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

ANZ400-201315-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

A surface trough moves across the region tonight. High pressure
currently over the Midwest builds overhead on Sunday, and then
moves offshore Sunday night. High pressure remains anchored off
the Mid- Atlantic coast through Tuesday before drifting out to sea
Tuesday night. A cold front moves across the region on Wednesday,
and then low pressure may move along the coast Wednesday night.
Canadian high pressure then builds east for the end of the week
and into the start of the weekend.

$$

ANZ450-201315-
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
6 seconds.  Isolated showers and tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft early in the evening, then
2 ft or less after midnight. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.MON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW around 5 kt late in the
morning, then becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt early in the
afternoon, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ451-201315-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas
around 3 ft late this evening and early morning, then 2 ft or
less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft early in the evening, then
2 ft or less after midnight. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.MON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW around 5 kt late in the
morning, then becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt early in the
afternoon, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ452-201315-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas
around 3 ft late this evening and early morning, then 2 ft or
less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming W early in the afternoon,
then becoming SW late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell with
a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft early in the evening, then
2 ft or less after midnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.  Patchy fog late with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ453-201315-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft late this
evening, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.  Isolated showers and tstms.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas 2 ft or
less, then around 3 ft early in the evening, then 2 ft or less
after midnight. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds.  Patchy fog late with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW late in the morning,
then becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon,
increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ454-201315-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Isolated showers and
tstms.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in S
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  Patchy fog late with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt late
in the morning, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to
15 kt early in the afternoon, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ455-201315-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Isolated showers and
tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming W
late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft early in the
evening, then 2 ft or less after midnight. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  Patchy fog late with vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.MON...Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt late
in the morning, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to
15 kt early in the afternoon, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ431-201315-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or
less. Isolated showers and tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt until early morning, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog late with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt late
in the morning, then becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog early in the morning
with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves
2 ft or less. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM after
midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less, then around 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ430-201315-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
929 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Isolated
showers and tstms late this evening and early morning.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt in the evening, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog late with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt with
gusts up to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 2 ft
or less. Patchy fog early in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves
2 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
.WED...W winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$



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