Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

ANZ400-272015-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM ABOUT 200 MILES OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST THIS
MORNING WILL MOVE TOWARD THE GULF OF MAINE THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT BEFORE REACHING THE CANADIAN MARITIMES ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE OHIO VALLEY WEDNESDAY WILL SETTLE
OVERHEAD WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A CLIPPER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
REGION THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS
SATURDAY BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE EASTERN
UNITED STATES SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

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ANZ450-451-272015-
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-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THIS
MORNING. SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...
INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.

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ANZ452-453-272015-
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-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SNOW...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS... INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.

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ANZ454-455-272015-
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-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SNOW...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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ANZ431-272015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS
AFTERNOON. SNOW...MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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ANZ430-272015-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
324 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 3 SECONDS.   SNOW...MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 3 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.


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