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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KPHI 040149
CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

ANZ400-041315-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

A WEAK HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REMAIN OVER NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT,
BEFORE MOVING OFFSHORE ON SATURDAY. MEANWHILE, LOW PRESSURE OVER THE
OHIO VALLEY WILL MOVE ALONG A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY TO OUR
SOUTH AND PASS EAST OF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA ON INDEPENDENCE DAY.
ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE INTO THE REGION FOR
THE END OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND MONDAY. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM MIGHT EASE NORTH INTO THE AREA ON TUESDAY AS ANOTHER COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE FORECAST AREA BY MIDWEEK.



ANZ450-451-041315-
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-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

OVERNIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.  

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.

SUN
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.  

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ452-453-041315-
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-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

OVERNIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.  

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ454-455-041315-
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-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

OVERNIGHT
SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.  

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ431-041315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

OVERNIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ430-041315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
949 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

OVERNIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.  

SUN
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE.  

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.