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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 301617
CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

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

ANZ400-010415-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

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

A FRONT TO OUR SOUTH WILL LIFT NORTHWARD TONIGHT INTO MONDAY
MORNING AS A WARM FRONT. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT AS
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION. THIS
LOW WILL DRIFT NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS EASTERN CANADA THROUGH MID
WEEK. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL LIFT OUT OF THE LOWER
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY TOWARDS THE MID ATLANTIC BY LATE IN THE WEEK.



ANZ450-451-010415-
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-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

THIS AFTERNOON
E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN
S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
  SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ452-453-010415-
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-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

THIS AFTERNOON
E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
S WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY
IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
  SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING W
AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ454-455-010415-
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-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

THIS AFTERNOON
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
  SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ431-010415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
S WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

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

WED NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ430-010415-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1217 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

THIS AFTERNOON
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.