Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS51 KPHI 230134
CWFPHI

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

ANZ400-231315-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

A cold front crossing the upper Ohio Valley this evening will
move into our region late tonight and slowly exit off the Delmarva
coast Wednesday afternoon. Canadian high pressure builds into the
region on Thursday and should continue to be the primary
influence on our weather into early next week.

$$

ANZ450-231315-
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in
S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or less.
Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt late in the morning, then
diminishing to around 5 kt early in the afternoon, becoming S
late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ451-231315-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in
S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers
until late afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming
N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ452-231315-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in
S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt, becoming N in the late evening
and overnight. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly in S swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming E late. Seas around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ453-231315-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Isolated showers and tstms. Scattered showers and tstms late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in
S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt early in the afternoon, then
becoming E late. Seas around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to
15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ454-231315-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Isolated showers and tstms. Scattered showers and tstms late.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
 A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to
15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ455-231315-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
 Isolated showers and tstms.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.  A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas
around 3 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds.  A chance of showers early in the evening.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
around 3 ft until late afternoon, then 2 ft or less. Mainly in SE
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Seas
2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ431-231315-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Isolated showers and tstms. Scattered showers and
tstms late.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
around 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 3 ft early in the
morning, then 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves around 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ430-231315-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
934 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 2 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers until late afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt. Waves
2 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 15 kt, becoming NW in
the afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.