Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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

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630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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

High pressure centered over the coastal Mid Atlantic early this
morning will begin to move offshore today. The high will shift
farther out to sea on Tuesday while a cold front approaches from the
Midwest. The cold front is expected to move through the region early
Wednesday before possibly stalling nearby to our south Wednesday
afternoon and evening. Canadian high pressure building into the
region on Thursday will continue to influence our weather through
the upcoming weekend.

$$

ANZ450-212215-
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt
early this afternoon, then increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S
20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then 3 to
5 ft in the afternoon. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period
of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming
SW 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  A
chance of showers after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

ANZ451-212215-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt
early this afternoon, then increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 11 seconds.  A chance of showers early
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.  A chance of showers late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.

$$

ANZ452-212215-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW late this morning,
then becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Patchy fog early this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
 A chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 11 seconds.  A chance of showers early in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
 A chance of showers late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less.

$$

ANZ453-212215-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE late this morning,
then becoming S with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Patchy fog early this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
 A chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 11 seconds.  A chance of showers early in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
 A chance of showers late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the
evening.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less.

$$

ANZ454-212215-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 15 kt
late this morning and early afternoon, then becoming S 10 to
15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in
SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy fog early
this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
 A chance of showers late.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 12 seconds.  A chance of showers early in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.  A chance of showers late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ455-212215-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE late this morning,
then increasing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early this
afternoon, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.  Patchy fog early this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 13 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms
in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ431-212215-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft early
this afternoon. Patchy fog early this morning with vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 3 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
late. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 3 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers late.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
2 ft or less. A chance of showers in the evening.
.THU...N winds around 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

$$

ANZ430-212215-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
630 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 15 kt
late this morning and early afternoon, then becoming SE 10 to
15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late. Waves 2 ft or less, then
around 3 ft late. Patchy fog early this morning. A slight chance
of showers and tstms late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM early this morning.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 3 ft early in the evening, then 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of showers after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less. A chance of showers in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
2 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$



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