Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

ANZ400-272230-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

NORTHEASTWARD MOVING LOW PRESSURE FROM THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TO
MISSOURI WILL PULL A WARM FRONT NORTHWARD THROUGH THE DELMARVA AND
SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY TODAY. THE WARM FRONT SHOULD STALL ACROSS
SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA AND CENTRAL NEW JERSEY, AWAITING THE
PASSAGE OF THE MISSOURI LOW, THROUGH NEW JERSEY, TUESDAY EVENING.
THEREAFTER, CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO OUR AREA
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE IN THE OHIO VALLEY ON FRIDAY
WILL MOVE EAST AND OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST ON SATURDAY.

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ANZ450-451-272230-
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-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY
THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT... BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ452-453-272230-
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-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY
THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
  A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-272230-
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-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-272230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG
THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-272230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
650 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG
THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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