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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 250111
CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

ANZ400-251300-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT
INTO THURSDAY, AN OCCLUDED FRONT AND WARM FRONT WILL LIFT TOWARD
OUR REGION. A TRIPLE POINT LOW WILL DEVELOP AND TAKE OVER AS THE
DOMINANT LOW AS IT MOVES ACROSS OUR AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. THIS LOW
WILL MOVE AWAY FROM THE AREA FRIDAY, WITH A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY
OR SURFACE TROUGH CROSSING THE AREA DURING THE DAY. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE MAY BRIEFLY MOVE ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY. A WEAK LOW MAY MOVE ALONG A DEVELOPING WARM FRONT TO OUR
SOUTH SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT. AN OCCLUDED FRONTAL SYSTEM IS
EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE AREA SUNDAY INTO MONDAY, FOLLOWED BY
ANOTHER FRONTAL BOUNDARY ON TUESDAY.



ANZ450-451-251300-
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-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LATE.

THU
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON, THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT,
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN
THE EVENING, THEN BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT, INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ452-453-251300-
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-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS LATE.

THU
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
MORNING, THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.  A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.  SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ454-455-251300-
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-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS LATE.

THU
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.  SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.  A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.

FRI
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ431-251300-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.

THU
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
LATE.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ430-251300-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
911 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.

THU
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 3 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING,
THEN AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS, THEN
AROUND 3 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.