Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home About Us Contact Us
 
 
    
    Station List

 Data Access
    Mobile Access
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    BuoyCAMs
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Web Widget
    Email Access
    Web Data Guide
    Maintenance Schedule
    Station Status Report

 Program Info
    Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    IOOS®

 Publications
    NDBC PEA
    NDBC FONSI
    NDBC DQC Handbook

 FAQ
 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 212252
CWFPHI

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

Sandy Hook NJ to Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

ANZ400-221015-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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

High pressure over the northeastern United States will continue
to slowly build eastward, moving off the New England coast by
Monday. Meanwhile, low pressure moving across the Gulf Coast
states will lift into the Mid-Atlantic region during mid to late
week. Another area of low pressure may arrive right behind it by
next weekend.



ANZ450-451-221015-
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-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts
to 20 knots early. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

SUN
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
7 seconds. 

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell
mainly from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy
fog late.

MON
N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy fog early in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

TUE NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to
7 ft after midnight. Rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain.

THU
W winds around 5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain. 



ANZ452-453-221015-
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-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Gusts to 20 knots
early. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.

SUN
NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds. 

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly
from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy fog
after midnight.

MON
W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the late morning and
early afternoon, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds.  Patchy fog early in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

TUE NIGHT
E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.

WED
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain likely.

WED NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain.

THU
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain. 



ANZ454-455-221015-
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-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Gusts to 20
knots early. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the E with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.

SUN
N winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds. 

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly
from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy fog
after midnight.

MON
SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.  Patchy fog early in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
E winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.

WED
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft in the
afternoon. Rain likely.

WED NIGHT
NW winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain.

THU
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain. 



ANZ431-221015-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Gusts to 20
knots early. Waves 2 ft or less.

SUN
E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or
less. Patchy fog late.

MON
Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt late
in the morning, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

TUE
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
3 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
E winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
3 to 4 ft. Rain.

WED
E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.

THU
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain. 



ANZ430-221015-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
652 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 2 ft or
less.

SUN
NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S late. Waves 2 ft or less.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 ft or
less.

MON
Wind variable less than 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt late
in the morning, then increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

TUE
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 3 ft. Rain.

WED
E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain likely.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain.

THU
NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain.

THU NIGHT
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain.