Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

ANZ400-070715-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE AREA TONIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY. THIS LOW WILL DISSIPATE SATURDAY NIGHT AS A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA FROM THE WEST AND PASSES THROUGH EARLY ON
SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BRIEFLY AFFECTS THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MOVES OFFSHORE MONDAY, WHILE A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH CROSSES THE AREA
ON MONDAY. A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO LIFT NORTH TOWARD THE AREA
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY, AND STALL NEAR THE AREA.

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ANZ450-451-070715-
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-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING
NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS
LATE.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ452-453-070715-
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-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-070715-
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-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-070715-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-070715-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
335 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.   SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.   SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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