Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

ANZ400-012115-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY. TONIGHT, LOW PRESSURE
WILL MOVE INTO THE OHIO VALLEY AND THEN WILL TRACK INTO OUR REGION
ON MONDAY. ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION
TUESDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN TRACK FROM THE OHIO VALLEY INTO
NEW ENGLAND ON WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY THEN WILL PASS
THROUGH THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND BE FOLLOWED BY YET ANOTHER
HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM FOR THE END OF THE WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-012115-
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-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS AROUND 2 FT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY THIS
MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.  ..BECOMING MAINLY IN E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. RAIN AND
SLEET. SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING NW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
  RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN. SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ452-453-012115-
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-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT THIS MORNING...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS THIS MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  ..BECOMING MAINLY IN SE WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...A
CHANCE OF SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN W SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.   SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ454-455-012115-
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-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS AROUND 2 FT
THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS THIS MORNING... BECOMING LIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 4 TO 6 FT.  ..BECOMING MAINLY IN S WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING.
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.   SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ431-012115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND
SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ430-012115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
408 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT
THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   SLEET LIKELY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW IN THE EVENING. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.   RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   SCATTERED FLURRIES UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

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