Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

ANZ400-082015-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

A STRONG AREA OF LOW PRESSURE LOCATED ABOUT 300 MILES EAST OF THE
OUTERBANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND FARTHER OUT TO
SEA TODAY. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP
TONIGHT NEAR THE SOUTHERN MID-ATLANTIC COAST. AFTER THIS LOW QUICKLY
MOVE OUT TO SEA EARLY TUESDAY, A WEAKER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MAY
ORGANIZE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY BEFORE MOVING THROUGH THE
REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST
THURSDAY. A CLIPPER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO PASS TO OUR NORTH LATE
FRIDAY. IN ITS WAKE, A REINFORCING SHOT OF ARCTIC AIR WILL MAKE
IT INTO THE REGION FOR THE WEEKEND.

$$

ANZ450-451-082015-
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-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN THIS MORNING. SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SNOW. RAIN
LIKELY LATE.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN LIKELY. SNOW
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SNOW LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ452-453-082015-
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-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SNOW IN THE MORNING.
RAIN. SNOW LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN OR
SNOW LIKELY UNTIL EARLY MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-082015-
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-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING
NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   RAIN OR SNOW EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ431-082015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING
NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
SNOW LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ430-082015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
358 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.   A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING. SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LATE.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   RAIN...SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LIKELY UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$


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