Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

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934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SAINT LAWRENCE VALLEY WILL MOVE INTO THE
BAY OF FUNDY THURSDAY, WHILE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE UPPER
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY MOVES INTO THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC ON FRIDAY. A
STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH OUR REGION ON SATURDAY,
SWEEPING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE OUTER BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA WELL
OUT TO SEA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO OUR AREA FROM THE OHIO
VALLEY ON SUNDAY, AND MOVE OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST ON MONDAY.
TWO STORM SYSTEMS ARE EXPECTED TO JOIN FORCES OVER THE MIDDLE
ATLANTIC, AND MOVE UP THE EAST COAST ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-111415-
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-
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS. SCATTERED FLURRIES. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.   ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ452-453-111415-
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-
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 4 SECONDS. SCATTERED FLURRIES. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.   LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ454-455-111415-
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-
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS AROUND 2 FT
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ431-111415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED FLURRIES. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.


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ANZ430-111415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
934 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

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