Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

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329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

Several weak waves of low pressure will move along a stalled
frontal boundary near Delmarva through Friday. An unseasonably
strong low pressure system will organize over the middle Atlantic
Friday night, and setup anchor off the Delmarva coast through
Monday, moving out to sea by Tuesday. Meanwhile, high pressure in
the upper Mississippi Valley on Monday will settle over the mid
Atlantic during midweek.

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ANZ450-451-281000-
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-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers early. A chance
of tstms this evening. A chance of showers. Patchy fog after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late this evening and overnight.
.FRI...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.  Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt with
gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.  Rain. A chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to
3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...E winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NE 25 to 30 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Mainly
in S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Rain with a
chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft. Rain with a chance of tstms in the evening, then
showers likely after midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming
NE 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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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-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then 3 to
4 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.  A
chance of showers and tstms this evening. A chance of showers
after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late in the morning, then
becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  Patchy fog early in the
morning. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then
showers with a chance of tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 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. A chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to
3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late in
the morning, then becoming E 10 to 15 kt early in the afternoon,
becoming NE 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt late. Seas 4 to
6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft late. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.  Rain with a chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Rain with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely after
midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the morning.
Seas 7 to 10 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the
evening. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ455-281000-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then 3 to
4 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.  A
slight chance of showers and tstms early, then a chance of tstms
this evening. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  A chance of showers in the
morning. A chance of tstms late in the morning, then showers with
a chance of tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the
morning, then 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in E swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  Rain. A chance of tstms.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE early in the afternoon,
then becoming NE 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  Rain with a chance of
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the
evening. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft after midnight.
Rain with a chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely
after midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the
evening. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late this
evening and overnight. Waves 2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft. Mainly
in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.  A slight chance
of showers and tstms early, then a chance of tstms this evening.
A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds.  A chance of showers in the morning. A chance of tstms
late in the morning, then showers with a chance of tstms in the
afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in E swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.  Rain. A chance of tstms.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE around 10 kt late in the
morning, then becoming E early in the afternoon, becoming NE
15 to 20 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.  Rain with a chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain with a chance of tstms in
the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the
evening. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 3 ft early this evening, then 2 ft or
less. A slight chance of showers and tstms early, then a chance
of tstms this evening. A chance of showers. Patchy fog late. Vsby
1 to 3 NM late this evening and overnight.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog early in the morning. A
chance of showers in the morning. A chance of tstms late in the
morning, then showers with a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the morning, then 1 to 3 NM in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft early in the evening. Rain. A chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to
3 NM early in the evening.
.SAT...SE winds around 10 kt, becoming NE in the late morning and
early afternoon, then increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 2 ft
or less, then 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Rain with a chance of
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft. Rain with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely after
midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the
evening.
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
329 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A slight
chance of showers and tstms early, then a chance of tstms this
evening. A chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog early in the morning. A
chance of showers in the morning. A chance of tstms late in the
morning, then showers with a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the morning, then 1 to 3 NM in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late
in the evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less. Rain. A chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM early
in the evening.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the afternoon. Rain with
a chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Rain with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely after
midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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