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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 170222
CWFPHI

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

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

ANZ400-171415-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

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

A quick moving and weak storm system will affect our region
Thursday night into Friday morning bringing light snow to the
interior and a mix nearer to the coast. A more significant winter
storm is forecast to track across our region Sunday, then move
into the Canadian Maritimes by early Monday morning. An arctic air
mass will sweep into our area Sunday afternoon and night and
remain in place early next week.



ANZ450-451-171415-
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-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY


OVERNIGHT
NW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
10 seconds. 

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Swell mainly from the NE with a dominant period of
9 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly
from the SE with a dominant period of 10 seconds.  A chance of
rain in the evening. A chance of snow late in the evening, then
rain and snow after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft until
late afternoon, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 5 seconds.  Rain early in the morning, then a
chance of rain in the late morning and early afternoon with vsby
1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.

SAT
NE winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the
afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to
8 ft after midnight. Rain.

SUN
S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
6 to 9 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

MON
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 



ANZ452-453-171415-
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-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY


OVERNIGHT
NW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 10
seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the NE with a
dominant period of 8 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft
or less. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
10 seconds.  Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the late evening and
overnight.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft
until late afternoon, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the S
with a dominant period of 5 seconds.  Rain early in the morning,
then a chance of rain in the late morning and early afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight.

SAT
NE winds around 10 kt, becoming E with gusts up to 20 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the
afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to
8 ft after midnight. Rain.

SUN
S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
6 to 9 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

MON
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 



ANZ454-455-171415-
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-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

OVERNIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 10
seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then becoming E late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Swell mainly from the NE with a dominant period of
8 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Rain. Snow in the late evening and early morning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.
Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Rain early in the morning, then a chance of rain in the late
morning and early afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 ft or less.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in
the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to
8 ft after midnight. Rain.

SUN
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

MON
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 



ANZ431-171415-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

OVERNIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.

THU
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain likely
early in the evening, then rain and snow in the late evening and
overnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain early in the
morning, then a chance of rain in the late morning and early
afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft. Rain.

SUN
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
3 to 5 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.

MON
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 ft. 



ANZ430-171415-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
922 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

OVERNIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

THU
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less.

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain and
snow. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 3 ft. Rain.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft. Rain in the morning, then rain or
snow likely in the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or
less.