Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Sandy Hook NJ to Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

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930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

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

High pressure builds over our area tonight, remains in place
through the weekend, then shifts offshore Monday. Low pressure
moves east across the Gulf Coast states Sunday and Monday, then
tracks up the Mid-Atlantic coast later Tuesday through late
Wednesday. High pressure then builds well to our west and south
later Thursday and Friday.

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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-
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the N with a dominant period of
5 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft early in the
morning, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the NE with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
6 to 9 ft. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of showers
after midnight.

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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-
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the N with a dominant period of
5 seconds.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft early in the
morning, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the N with a
dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
7 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 ft or less.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to
4 to 7 ft after midnight. Rain likely.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

$$

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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-
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
3 ft late this evening, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the
N with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming SW late. Seas
around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly
from the N with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
7 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to
5 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
3 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 to 3 ft
early in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE early in the afternoon,
then increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds around 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Rain likely
in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
930 PM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds around 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft
or less.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N late. Waves 2 ft or
less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt late in
the morning, then becoming S early in the afternoon, increasing
to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

$$



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