Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETREAT NORTHWARD TONIGHT. A WEAK DISTURBANCE
WILL AFFECT THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY, BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE
BRIEFLY BUILDS IN AGAIN MONDAY NIGHT. ON TUESDAY, AND AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL SPLIT AS IT MOVES ACROSS THE APPALACHIANS TO OUR
SOUTH. THE INTERIOR LOW WILL WEAKEN TUESDAY NIGHT, WHILE THE COASTAL
LOW STRENGTHENS AS IT LIFTS NORTHWARD OVERNIGHT. ANOTHER LOW MOVING
ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA MAY DRAG A WEAKENING FRONTAL BOUNDARY
ACROSS THE AREA LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY. THESE LOWS
ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY AS ANOTHER LOW DEVELOPS NEAR
THE MID ATLANTIC. AS THIS LOW LIFTS NORTHWARD, IT WILL LIKELY
COMBINE WITH THE OTHER TWO AND STRENGTHEN TO OUR NORTH FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS TO THE WEST, THEN ACROSS THE AREA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

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ANZ450-451-051115-
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-
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ452-453-051115-
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-
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ454-455-051115-
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-
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ431-051115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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ANZ430-051115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
645 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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