628  
FZUS51 KPHI 120459  
CWFPHI  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE  
BAY  
 
ANZ400-121615-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK  
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE OVER SOUTHEAST CANADA MOVES EAST AND OFFSHORE TONIGHT.  
LOW PRESSURE MOVING THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES WILL PASS NORTH OF THE  
AREA ON TUESDAY AND DRAG A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION BY TUESDAY  
EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST ON WEDNESDAY, AND  
THEN WEAK LOW PASSES THROUGH ON THURSDAY. A COASTAL LOW MAY AFFECT  
THE REGION ON FRIDAY, AND THEN HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR THE  
WEEKEND.  
 

 
 
ANZ450-451-121615-  
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-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH  
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT  
OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT, INCREASING  
TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.   
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ452-453-121615-  
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-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH  
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT  
OR LESS, THEN 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 6 SECONDS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT,  
INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.  
GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT, SUBSIDING TO  
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS, THEN 3 TO 4 FT IN  
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ454-455-121615-  
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-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH  
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT  
OR LESS, THEN 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 6 SECONDS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS  
UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   
WED
 
W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT  
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ431-121615-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT,  
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO  
4 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP  
TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES  
3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.  
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES  
3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT  
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE  
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
ANZ430-121615-  
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-  
1159 PM EST MON DEC 11 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
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. WAVES  
AROUND 3 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON, THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO  
30 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.   
WED
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT, DIMINISHING TO  
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE  
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN  
AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
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