Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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

ANZ400-260115-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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

A COLD FRONT OVER THE SOUTHERN TIER OF NEW YORK WILL SAG SOUTH
ACROSS OUR AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING, BECOMING NEARLY
STATIONARY JUST SOUTH OF DELAWARE ON SUNDAY. IT THEN RETURNS SLOWLY
NORTH AS A WARM FRONT INTO OUR AREA MONDAY AND TUESDAY. LOW PRESSURE
CROSSES NEW JERSEY TUESDAY EVENING PULLING THE FRONT OUT TO SEA.
CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWS INTO THE NORTHEAST UNITED STATES LATE
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE IN THE NATIONS MIDSECTION ON
FRIDAY DEVELOPS A WARM FRONT TOWARD OUR AREA.

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ANZ450-451-260115-
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-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON... THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
LATE. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ452-453-260115-
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-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN
NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ454-455-260115-
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-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE WITH GUSTS UP TO
20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY
IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ431-260115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ430-260115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
945 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO
2 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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