Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

ANZ400-282230-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY TODAY
AND COMBINE WITH ANOTHER LOW ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. THIS LOW WILL LIFT BACK ACROSS
THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY AND INTO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES REGION
SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY AND BRING A FRONTAL SYSTEM ACROSS OUR AREA.
HIGH PRESSURE IS THEN EXPECTED TO BUILD ACROSS THE NORTHEAST LATE
MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-282230-
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-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT LATE. MAINLY
IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ452-453-282230-
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-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-282230-
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-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS LATE.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-282230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ430-282230-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
646 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY
THIS MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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