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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 102031
CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

ANZ400-110900-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

A LARGE SURFACE HIGH BUILDS OVER THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. THIS
HIGH WILL SHIFT OFF SHORE ON SUNDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
CROSSES THE GREAT LAKES REGION, BRINGING TO OUR REGION A WARM
FRONT LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED QUICKLY BY A COLD FRONT ON
MONDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS EAST THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK.



ANZ450-451-110900-
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-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. 
ISOLATED FLURRIES EARLY THIS EVENING.

SUN
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS...THEN 3 TO 5 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING. MAINLY IN S SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN
THE EVENING. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 



ANZ452>454-110900-
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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.  

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT LATE. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.

MON 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.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 



ANZ455-110900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.  

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT LATE. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN LIKELY LATE.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 



ANZ431-110900-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

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

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

WED
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 



ANZ430-110900-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
331 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.

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

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WED
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.