Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

ANZ400-050100-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION TODAY WILL PROGRESS OFFSHORE TONIGHT.
A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL PASS  THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY
MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK INTO THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES
MONDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF
MEXICO TRACKS NORTHEASTWARD  AND TOWARD THE REGION TUESDAY. THIS LOW
IS FORECAST TO PASS TO OUR SOUTH TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND
THEN MOVE OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT LIKELY MOVES THROUGH OUR AREA
THURSDAY AS ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE TRACKS ACOSS THE NORTHEAST
STATES. THIS LOW WILL STRENGTHEN OVER THE CANADIAN MARITIMES FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY WHILE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE CENTRAL U.S.

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ANZ450-451-050100-
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-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...
THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MAINLY IN S WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN
THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ452-453-050100-
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-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ454-455-050100-
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-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

$$

ANZ431-050100-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ430-050100-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
832 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...
THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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