Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

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1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

THE COASTAL LOW THAT HAS AFFECTED THE EAST COAST THE LAST SEVERAL
DAYS WILL BEGIN PULLING AWAY FROM THE REGION TODAY, BUT WILL BE
SLOW TO EXIT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT, WITH A SECOND SATURDAY NIGHT. A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO
LIFT ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT, FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT
ON MONDAY.

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ANZ450-451-270415-
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-
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT EARLY. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG LATE. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE
MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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ANZ452-453-270415-
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-
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT EARLY. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY. PATCHY
FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 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 AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. 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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ANZ454-455-270415-
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-
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN
SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS
EARLY. PATCHY FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT
WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING
WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. 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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ANZ431-270415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS EARLY. PATCHY FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-270415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1245 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 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 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. 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...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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