Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

ANZ400-030515-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER OUR AREA TONIGHT, THEN SHIFT OFF THE
MID ATLANTIC COAST ON TUESDAY. A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO LIFT
THROUGH OUR AREA ON TUESDAY EVENING. A COLD FRONT IS ANTICIPATED TO
ARRIVE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, THEN THE FRONT SHOULD SINK SLOWLY TO THE
SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY AS LOW PRESSURE RIDES ALONG
IT. ANOTHER ARCTIC HIGH IS FORECAST TO BUILD ACROSS OUR REGION FOR
FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ450-451-030515-
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-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING S EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SLEET AND RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

ANZ452-453-030515-
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-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND
SLEET LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

ANZ454-455-030515-
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-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SLEET...SNOW
AND RAIN LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

ANZ431-030515-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ430-030515-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1227 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS.
.TONIGHT...NW 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 EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS ON ICE FREE WATERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS ON ICE FREE
WATERS. RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$



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