Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

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1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

LOW PRESSURE IN THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WILL MOVE EASTWARD INTO
THE OHIO VALLEY LATE TODAY INTO TONIGHT, THEN TRACK ACROSS OUR
REGION ON MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION TUESDAY.
LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN TRACK FROM THE OHIO VALLEY INTO NEW ENGLAND
ON WEDNESDAY, WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH OUR REGION WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE SHOULD THEN ARRIVE FOR THE END OF THE WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-012300-
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-
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...CHANGING TO RAIN SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING NW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN. SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.  A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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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-
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN W SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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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-
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS. SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO
3 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND
SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1105 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.   A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. FREEZING RAIN. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

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