Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

ANZ400-041215-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT THROUGH THE AREA OVERNIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A
ARCTIC COLD FRONT DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY. THE FRONT WILL PUSH  TO
OUR SOUTH INTO THURSDAY WHILE LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS AND MOVES  ALONG
THE BOUNDARY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN TO THE MID ATLANTIC  REGION
FOR FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT. A FRONTAL PASSAGE IS EXPECTED  SATURDAY
INTO SATURDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE AGAIN  SUNDAY INTO
SUNDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER FRONTAL PASSAGE IS EXPECTED  MONDAY INTO
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

ANZ450-451-041215-
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-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN. SLEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
SNOW AND SLEET IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

$$

ANZ452-453-041215-
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-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AND SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
SLEET AND RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SLEET AND SNOW IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-041215-
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-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...N 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 SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   RAIN
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLEET. SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.

$$

ANZ431-041215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN EARLY THIS EVENING...
THEN RAIN LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLEET UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. SNOW
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ430-041215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
754 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO
2 FT LATE.   RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SLEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   SLEET UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. SNOW IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.

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