Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

A WARM FRONT TO OUR SOUTH AND EAST WILL EVENTUALLY EDGE NORTH THIS
WEEKEND AS LOW PRESSURE IN THE CAROLINAS WEAKENS NORTHWARD. A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE SHOULD OCCUR TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWS INTO
THE GREAT LAKES AND SOUTHEAST CANADA EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-301315-
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-
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ452-453-301315-
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-
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY
LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY
IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-301315-
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-
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-301315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ430-301315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
932 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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