Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

ANZ400-261000-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK NORTHEAST JUST OFF THE DELMARVA AND NEW
JERSEY COASTLINE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MEANWHILE, LOW PRESSURE WILL
MOVE FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY INTO JAMES BAY, AND SEND A
WEAK COLD FRONT INTO OUR AREA THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING.
A BACKDOOR FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY
EVENING. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING FROM THE LOWER PLAINS
INTO QUEBEC AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRONTS WILL AFFECT THE AREA MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-261000-
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-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
PERIODS OF RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7
FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ452-453-261000-
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-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS
UP TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN
UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-261000-
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-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN
UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT LATE. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-261000-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY THIS
EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-261000-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
331 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO
1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY
FOG LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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MPS



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