Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

ANZ400-062330-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST WILL GIVE WAY TO DEVELOPING LOW
PRESSURE OFF THE CAROLINAS INTO TONIGHT. MEANWHILE, LOW PRESSURE
NEARING JAMES BAY SENDS A COLD FRONT THROUGH OUR AREA ON WEDNESDAY,
SWEEPING THE CAROLINAS LOW WELL OFFSHORE. THE LOW PRESSURE OVER
JAMES BAY WILL MOVE TO ATLANTIC CANADA INTO FRIDAY, WHILE HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES MOVES INTO THE MIDDLE
ATLANTIC THIS WEEKEND. A WARM FRONT MAY APPROACH OUR REGION BY
MONDAY.

$$

ANZ450-451-062330-
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-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND THEN BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

$$

ANZ452-453-062330-
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-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
LATE. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-062330-
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-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING. RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ431-062330-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING. RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ430-062330-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
646 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
MORNING. RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$


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