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FZUS51 KPHI 161310  
CWFPHI  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE  
BAY  
 
ANZ400-170100-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK  
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION TODAY BEFORE MOVING  
OFFSHORE ON THURSDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHWARD TOWARDS THE  
AREA LATE THURSDAY AND THEN MOVES THROUGH THE AREA ON FRIDAY. A  
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST ON FRIDAY, PUSHING THROUGH  
THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS  
FOR SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.  
 

 
 
ANZ450-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING  
SW 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN  
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT, BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN  
SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS  
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT UNTIL EARLY MORNING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN S  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ451-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT  
20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT,  
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL  
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.    
THU
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.  
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ452-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT  
20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW EARLY THIS AFTERNOON,  
THEN BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT  
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 12 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.  
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ453-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
BECOMING SE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON, BECOMING S LATE. SEAS AROUND  
3 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.  
SEAS AROUND 3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS, THEN  
AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ454-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT,  
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL  
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT UNTIL EARLY  
MORNING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN  
2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ455-170100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM  
EDT THIS AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT,  
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT EARLY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
THU
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT IN  
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. MAINLY IN SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN  
THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT  
OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN  
2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ431-170100-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 2 FT OR  
LESS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG  
LATE WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING S WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT LATE.  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. WAVES  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR  
LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY  
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY  
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ430-170100-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
910 AM EDT WED AUG 16 2017  
   
TODAY
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG  
AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING S WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT LATE.  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR  
LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN  
THE MORNING.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT. WAVES  
2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY  
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
2 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
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