Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

ANZ400-030900-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION OVERNIGHT AND PASS OFF
THE MID ATLANTIC COAST ON TUESDAY. A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO
LIFT THROUGH OUR AREA ON TUESDAY NIGHT, THEN A COLD FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO ARRIVE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS BOUNDARY SHOULD
SETTLE SLOWLY TO THE SOUTHEAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY AS
LOW PRESSURE RIDES ALONG IT. THE NEXT ARCTIC HIGH IS FORECAST TO
BUILD INTO OUR REGION FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY, THEN A COLD FRONT MAY
APPROACH LATER SATURDAY.

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ANZ450-451-030900-
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-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10
SECONDS. SNOW LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING. SLEET IN THE EVENING. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. RAIN...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.

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ANZ452-453-030900-
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-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...SLEET LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLEET WITH SNOW
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.   RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ454-455-030900-
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-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...SLEET LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.  RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...THEN 1 FOOT OR
LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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ANZ431-030900-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING N AROUND
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS ON ICE FREE WATERS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE ON ICE FREE
WATERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN...SLEET LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. RAIN AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE MORNING... THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ430-030900-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
354 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR
LESS ON ICE FREE WATERS.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE ON ICE FREE
WATERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN... SLEET
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT ON ICE FREE WATERS. RAIN...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS ON ICE FREE WATERS. RAIN AND
SLEET EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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