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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KPHI 050121
CWFPHI

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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

ANZ400-051315-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EXTEND EASTWARD FROM THE OHIO VALLEY
TO THE MID-ATLANTIC COASTLINE TONIGHT. DUAL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS
LOCATED JUST OFFSHORE AND ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY WILL BE SLOW TO
MOVE THROUGH THE REGION FOR THE LATER HALF OF THIS WEEK. A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM IS LIKELY TO LINGER JUST OFFSHORE INTO THE WEEKEND.
BY SUNDAY, A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE SOUTHEAST THROUGH THE
REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY WELCOMED HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING
NORTHEAST INTO THE REGION FOR THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK. 



ANZ450-451-051315-
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-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY DRIZZLE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.

THU
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 



ANZ452-453-051315-
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-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

THU
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SAT
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

MON
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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



ANZ454-455-051315-
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-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS WITH
PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3
NM.

THU
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. 
PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 



ANZ431-051315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SAT
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.

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

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

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



ANZ430-051315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.   SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.   PATCHY DRIZZLE
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY
IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO
2 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING.   A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

SAT
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

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

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

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