723  
FZUS51 KPHI 230706  
CWFPHI  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE  
BAY  
 
ANZ400-231915-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK  
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE ACROSS TO THE NORTH OF THE REGION  
OVERNIGHT AS A NEARLY STATIONARY BOUNDARY REMAINS ACROSS JUST TO  
OUR SOUTH. MEANWHILE, A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP ACROSS  
THE GREAT LAKES REGION AND TRACK EASTWARD, DRAGGING A COLD FRONT  
INTO OUR AREA ON SATURDAY AND STALLING OUT ACROSS OUR SOUTHERN  
ZONES. THE BOUNDARY WILL START TO LIFT NORTHWARD AS A WARM FRONT  
LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CROSS  
TO THE NORTH OF OUR AREA WITH ITS ATTENDANT COLD FRONT MOVING  
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION  
THROUGH MIDWEEK. ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE REGION LATE  
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.  
 

 
 
ANZ450-451-231915-  
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-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. RAIN OR PATCHY DRIZZLE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THROUGH THE  
DAY. PATCHY FOG LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON,  
THEN BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS AROUND 3 FT UNTIL LATE  
AFTERNOON, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE SE WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR  
LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE S  
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS.   
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING  
NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
 

 
 
ANZ452-453-231915-  
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-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
8 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY OR PATCHY DRIZZLE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF.  
PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE SE WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE SE WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING S  
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.  
 

 
 
ANZ454-455-231915-  
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-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR PATCHY DRIZZLE. A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
SWELL MAINLY FROM THE SE WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.  
PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND  
3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND  
OVERNIGHT.    
SUN
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW  
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. SWELL MAINLY FROM THE E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS LATE.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING  
NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE EVENING.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
 

 
 
ANZ431-231915-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY OR PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG LATE THIS  
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON,  
THEN BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN  
THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS  
LIKELY.    
SUN
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP  
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT  
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
 

 
 
ANZ430-231915-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
206 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY  
OR PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY  
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING, BECOMING  
VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT, THEN BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON, INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY  
DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS  
LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN  
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON, THEN 2 FT OR LESS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.   
WED
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
 

 
 
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