Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

Sandy Hook NJ to Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

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929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

Bermuda high pressure slowly drifts to the south and east tonight
through Wednesday. A cold front will then approach late Wednesday
and pass through the region Wednesday night, then becomes nearly
stationary over the Mid-Atlantic region. Several waves of low
pressure will pass along this boundary through the weekend. High
pressure returns for the start of the new work week.

$$

ANZ450-451-211415-
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-
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the late evening and early morning, then
becoming N late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.  A chance of showers in the
evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less
in the late evening and overnight.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to
6 ft in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain
likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM after midnight.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain and
sleet in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Vsby
1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ452-453-211415-
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-
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight, then becoming NW late.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
10 seconds.  A chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of
rain after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to
6 ft in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain
likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.

$$

ANZ454-455-211415-
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-
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
11 seconds.  Widespread dense fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight, then becoming NW late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
9 seconds.  A chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of
rain after midnight.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt late this
evening. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy drizzle. Widespread dense
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Patchy drizzle
early in the morning. Widespread dense fog in the morning with
vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves 2 ft or
less. A chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of rain
after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less in
the late evening and overnight.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain
likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or less. Rain likely,
mainly in the evening.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.

$$

ANZ430-211415-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
929 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy
drizzle. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy drizzle
early in the morning. Widespread dense fog in the morning with
vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of showers in the evening, then a
chance of rain after midnight. Patchy fog in the late evening and
overnight with vsby 1 NM or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain likely.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely, mainly in the evening.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.

$$



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