Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

ANZ400-250415-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE OUT TO SEA THIS AFTERNOON.
ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK UP THE OHIO VALLEY BEFORE
MOVING INTO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES TONIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY. A
WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD INTO PORTIONS OF OUR AREA
THURSDAY, WITH ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING ALONG THE
COLD FRONT. AS THE LOW STRENGTHENS IT MOVES AWAY FROM OUR AREA
DURING FRIDAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE MAY BRIEFLY BUILD IN FOR
SATURDAY, THEN LOW PRESSURE AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRONTS MOVE THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY WITH THE MAIN COLD FRONT SCHEDULED TO
SHIFT OFFSHORE TUESDAY MORNING.

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ANZ450-451-250415-
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-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN
SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LATE.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE
IN THE EVENING, THEN BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT, BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.  SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL EARLY
MORNING.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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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ANZ452-453-250415-
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-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY
IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
 A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING, THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS, THEN
AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ454-455-250415-
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-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN
SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.  A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.  SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS, THEN
AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ431-250415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS, THEN 2 TO 3 FT LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ430-250415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1236 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT EARLY IN THE
EVENING, THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW LATE IN THE EVENING,
THEN BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$


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