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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KPHI

FZUS51 KPHI 160805
CWFPHI

Coastal Waters Forecast for Delaware and New Jersey
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

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

ANZ400-162000-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

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

A strong cold front will sweep across the Mid Atlantic today
bringing the threat of severe weather to the region. High
pressure will build in on Tuesday. A weak low may cross the region
on Thursday along a warm front. High pressure will build across
the western Atlantic Friday and into next weekend.



ANZ450-162000-
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Widespread dense fog
early this morning, then patchy dense fog late this morning and
early afternoon. A slight chance of tstms early this morning. A
chance of tstms this afternoon. Showers likely late. Vsby 1 NM or
less until late afternoon. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers
likely with a chance of tstms early in the evening, then a chance
of tstms late in the evening. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds around 10 kt, increasing to around 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly
from the SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Seas around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 7 seconds. 

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Seas around 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less. A chance of showers.

THU
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ451-162000-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Widespread dense fog early this morning, then patchy dense
fog late this morning and early afternoon. A slight chance of
tstms early this morning. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms early this afternoon, then showers likely with a
chance of tstms late. Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM
late. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
likely with a chance of tstms early in the evening, then a chance
of tstms late in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM early in the
evening. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant
period of 7 seconds. 

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ452-162000-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Patchy dense fog until late afternoon. A slight chance of tstms
early this morning. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms early this afternoon, then showers likely with a chance of
tstms late. Vsby 1 NM or less until late afternoon. Swell mainly
from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
with a chance of tstms early in the evening. Swell mainly from
the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the
evening. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant
period of 7 seconds. 

WED
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
S winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ453-162000-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy dense fog this
morning. Patchy fog early this afternoon. A slight chance of
tstms early this morning. A chance of tstms this afternoon. Vsby
1 NM or less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM early this afternoon. Swell
mainly from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
with a chance of tstms early in the evening. Swell mainly from
the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period
of 7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the
evening. Seas around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 7 seconds. 

WED
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ454-162000-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog this
morning. A slight chance of tstms early this morning. A chance of
tstms this afternoon. Showers late. Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing
to 1 to 3 NM late this morning and early afternoon. Swell mainly
from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms
early in the evening, then a chance of tstms late in the evening.
Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the
SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Swell
mainly from the SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds. 

WED
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less. A chance of showers.

FRI
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft
in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ455-162000-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog early this morning. Patchy fog late
this morning. A chance of tstms early this afternoon. Showers
with a chance of tstms late. Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing to
1 to 3 NM late this morning. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TONIGHT
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely early in the
evening. A chance of tstms in the evening. Swell mainly from the
SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds. 

TUE
W winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from
the SE with a dominant period of 7 seconds. 

TUE NIGHT
W winds around 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas around
3 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
7 seconds. 

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or less.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then around
3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less. A chance of showers.

FRI
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ431-162000-
Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog early
this morning. A slight chance of showers early this morning. A
chance of tstms this afternoon. Showers late. Vsby 1 NM or less
early this morning.

TONIGHT
W winds around 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft or less. Showers likely with a chance of
tstms early in the evening.

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in
the evening. Waves 2 ft or less.

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

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

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of showers.

FRI
SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ430-162000-
Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
403 AM EDT Mon May 16 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less. Patchy fog early
this morning. A slight chance of tstms this morning, then showers
with a chance of tstms this afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less early
this morning.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt late in the
evening. Waves 2 ft or less. Showers likely with a chance of
tstms early in the evening.

TUE
W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to
around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 ft
or less.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the
evening. Waves 2 ft or less.

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

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

THU
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.

THU NIGHT
SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

FRI
SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft or less.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.