Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

ANZ400-040000-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

STRONG LOW PRESSURE NEAR NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE EAST TODAY WITH
HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWING INTO THE NORTHEAST UNITED STATES ON
SUNDAY. A WEAK WARM FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST SUNDAY NIGHT,
FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE MONDAY. LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS IN SOUTH
CENTRAL CANADA AND THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY ON TUESDAY WILL
EVENTUALLY CONSOLIDATE INTO A LARGE STORM OVER SOUTHEAST CANADA BY
EARLY FRIDAY. THE COLDEST AIR OF THE SEASON SO FAR, IS LIKELY TO
FOLLOW ON BLUSTERY WESTERLY WINDS NEXT FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ450-451-040000-
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-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN
N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

ANZ452-453-040000-
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-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN N SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN
NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

ANZ454-455-040000-
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-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

ANZ431-040000-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

ANZ430-040000-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
749 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

MPS



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