Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

ANZ400-290415-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

A COLD FRONT WILL WASH OUT AS IT MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A
BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY
NIGHT. THIS FRONT WILL REMAIN NEAR THE DELMARVA AND SOUTHERN NEW
JERSEY ON SUNDAY, THEN RETURN AS A WARM FRONT ON SUNDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY NIGHT AS AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION. THIS LOW WILL DRIFT
NORTHEAST THROUGH SOUTHEAST CANADA THROUGH THURSDAY, WITH A COUPLE
OF WEAK SURFACE TROUGHS MOVING ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MAY AFFECT THE MID ATLANTIC
REGION LATE NEXT WEEK.

$$

ANZ450-451-290415-
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-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. MAINLY
IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY
IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE EVENING... THEN BECOMING NW
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ452-453-290415-
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-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN
S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT 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. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ454-455-290415-
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-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY
IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-290415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ430-290415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1223 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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