174  
FZUS51 KPHI 230328  
CWFPHI  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
 
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE  
BAY  
 
ANZ400-231500-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK  
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...  
 
LARGE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES WILL SLIDE  
SOUTHEAST AND CREST OVER OUR REGION THURSDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL  
LIFT TO OUR NORTHWEST FRIDAY, WHILE A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT PUSHES  
THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. THIS FRONT IS  
FORECAST TO STALL NEAR THE SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA OR JUST  
TO OUR SOUTH INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. LOW PRESSURE IS LIKELY TO MOVE  
MOVE EAST ALONG THAT MID ATLANTIC COAST WARM FRONT.  
 

 
 
ANZ450-451-231500-  
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-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4  
TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.    
THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
 
BECOMING NW  
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN  
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY  
IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...  
BECOMING LIGHT.    
FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
INCREASING  
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT LATE. MAINLY IN  
S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.   
MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE  
MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ452-453-231500-  
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-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
 
 
BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6  
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.    
THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
DIMINISHING  
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN  
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING SW 10 TO  
15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT  
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6  
SECONDS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.    
FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS  
LIKELY.    
MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ454-455-231500-  
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-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4  
TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.   
THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
DIMINISHING  
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN  
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING SW LATE.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6  
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...  
BECOMING LIGHT.    
FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
INCREASING TO  
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY  
IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
 
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS  
LIKELY.    
MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ431-231500-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2  
TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.    
THU...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 1  
TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
MON...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT
 
BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ430-231500-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
1128 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017  
   
OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT LATE THIS EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.    
THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN  
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING  
SW LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY  
EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
 
THEN 1 TO  
2 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS  
UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   
SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING  
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
MON...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT
 
BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
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