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Sunrise 6:35AMSunset 7:24PM Friday April 3, 2020 7:35 AM EDT (11:35 UTC) Moonrise 2:06PMMoonset 4:07AM Illumination 79% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 10 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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ANZ451 Coastal Waters From Manasquan Inlet To Little Egg Inlet Nj Out 20 Nm- 705 Am Edt Fri Apr 3 2020
.small craft advisory in effect through Saturday evening...
Today..NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. SWell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 11 seconds. A chance of showers.
Tonight..N winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. SWell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 12 seconds. A chance of showers until early morning.
Sat..NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft early in the afternoon. SWell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 12 seconds.
Sat night..E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. SWell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 12 seconds.
Sun..SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Sun night..SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Mon..W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Mon night..SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tue..SW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Tue night..SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
ANZ400 705 Am Edt Fri Apr 3 2020
Synopsis for the coastal waters from sandy hook nj to fenwick island de and for delaware bay.. Low pressure south of the canadian maritimes will retrograde back towards the mainland today before departing over the weekend. Meanwhile, high pressure over the great lakes and ohio valley slowly builds east, and will be over the northeast and mid-atlantic over the weekend. This high moves offshore Sunday night, and a warm front lifts north through the region. High pressure returns on Monday, then moves offshore Tuesday. A series of weak low pressure systems will pass through the region next week until a stronger cold front passes through the region late in the week.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Waretown CDP, NJ
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Area Discussion for - Philadelphia/Mount Holly, PA
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FXUS61 KPHI 030909 AFDPHI

Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ 509 AM EDT Fri Apr 3 2020

SYNOPSIS. Low pressure south of the Canadian Maritimes will retrograde back towards the Mainland today before departing over the weekend. Meanwhile, high pressure over the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley slowly builds east, and will be over the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic over the weekend. This high moves offshore Sunday night, and a warm front lifts north through the region. High pressure returns on Monday, then moves offshore Tuesday. A series of weak low pressure systems will pass through the region next week until a stronger cold front passes through the region late in the week.

NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING/. A large offshore ocean storm will retrograde south- southwestward a few hundred miles off our coast today, beneath the influence of a strong high latitude block and embedded within a broad upper level trough offshore. This will lead to today being a considerably less pleasant day than yesterday. Widespread cloudiness has already pinwheeled southwest across most of the region and will remain in place through the day. As the center of the low draws a little closer, some shower activity will also likely rotate in. This is already occurring in northeastern portions of the forecast area. The best chance for showers will be in the eastern half of the region, with activity gradually shifting southward through the day. Showers look like they will be mainly light and "spritzy", with the various high res models all a little different in their evolution. Rainfall totals mostly less than a tenth of an inch.

Another breezy day is expected, though it will probably not be quite as windy as yesterday. While the center of the low will be closer, it is also weakening and the gradients are starting to slowly relax. Still, gusts to 30 mph are likely in many areas, and a bit stronger at the coast. Highs are forecast to be mainly in the mid 50s as 850mb temperatures near 0C and the widespread clouds and showers will keep us a little cooler than average.

SHORT TERM /6 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH 6 AM SATURDAY/. Improving conditions are expected tonight as high pressure starts to build in from the west. The offshore low will continue shifting southward, but will begin to move in a more southeasterly direction as it says goodbye to the East Coast for good. Mostly cloudy conditions should linger through the night, but the shower risk will decrease. In addition, as the low moves away, the pressure gradient will weaken and winds will finally relax in earnest. Lows ranging from the upper 30s to mid 40s as cloud cover and the lighter but still steady breeze will help keep the lows a little above average.

LONG TERM /SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY/. Low pressure over the Western Atlantic, generally about 500 miles east of the Carolina coast, will continue to drift offshore on Saturday. Meanwhile, high pressure over the Ohio Valley builds east into western New York and Pennsylvania. Some strong shortwave energy will pass through the region as well, and although some sprinkles, perhaps a light rain shower, are possible, think it should be dry enough at the surface that will not include PoPs in the forecast. It will be cloudy, though, with near normal temperatures in the mid to upper 50s. Onshore flow will keep temperatures cooler along the coasts.

Low pressure continues to drift out to sea over the weekend, and high pressure will be over the area on Sunday, and departs late in the day. WAA begins, and temperatures warm back up into the upper 50s and lower 60s. Another warm front lifts north through the region Sunday night, and high pressure redevelops west of the area for the start of the new week. It will turn much warmer on Monday with highs in the mid to upper 60s throughout.

From there, a series of low pressure systems will begin to affect the area starting on Tuesday, and there will be at least a chance for showers through Thursday. A stronger area of low pressure passing through Canada should drag a stronger cold front through the region late Thursday.

AVIATION /09Z FRIDAY THROUGH TUESDAY/. The following discussion is for KPHL, KPNE, KTTN, KABE, KRDG, KILG, KMIV, KACY and surrounding areas.

Today . Mainly VFR conditions expected through this morning, with ceilings gradually lowering. This afternoon, development of MVFR ceilings is likely in most areas, though RDG and ABE may remain VFR. Scattered light rain showers possible especially east of PHL. Northwest winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt possible, slowly diminishing late this afternoon and this evening. Overall high confidence, though fluctuations between low end VFR and high end MVFR conditions are possible.

Tonight . Mainly MVFR with ceilings around 2000-3000 ft, but low end VFR may hold on near RDG and ABE. Winds becoming northerly early, then north-northeasterly late, with speeds decreasing to around 5 to 10 kt. High confidence.

Outlook .

Saturday . VFR. NE winds 5-10 kt, becoming LGT/VRB Saturday night. High confidence.

Sunday . VFR during the day, then a chance for MVFR with scattered showers Sunday night as a warm front lifts through the region. W-SW winds 5-10 kt. Moderate confidence.

Monday through Tuesday . Mainly VFR conditions expected. Light west to southwest winds, with localized sea breezes along the coasts. Moderate confidence.

MARINE. Today . SCA conditions expected. Northwest winds gusting 25 to 30 kt. A few gale force gusts are possible especially this morning on the lower Delaware Bay and on the Atlantic coastal waters of Delaware and southern New Jersey. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Tonight . On Delaware Bay, conditions should subside to sub-SCA levels early with winds gradually turning northerly and gusts diminishing to 20 kt or less. On the Atlantic coastal waters, SCA conditions will continue. Winds will shift to northerly then north- northeasterly at 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.

Outlook .

Saturday through Sunday night . A prolonged period of SCA conditions expected for the ocean waters. There will be wind gusts to 25 kt on Saturday, and then seas will remain elevated at 4-6 feet through Sunday. Sub-SCA conditions expected on DE Bay during this time.

Monday through Tuesday . Sub-SCA conditions expected on DE Bay and the Atlantic Coastal waters.

TIDES/COASTAL FLOODING. Low pressure over the western Atlantic Ocean will combine with increasing astronomical tides due to an approaching full moon to result in a period of coastal flooding during the times of high tide late tonight through Saturday morning.

Widespread minor tidal flooding is possible, with areas of moderate flooding across southern New Jersey and Delaware. Will go ahead and hoist a Coastal Flood Watch for Atlantic, Cape May, and Cumberland counties in southern New Jersey, and for Kent and Sussex counties in Delaware from 2am-10am Saturday.

For the northern New Jersey areas of Monmouth, Ocean, and southern Burlington counties, a Coastal Flood Advisory will likely be needed for minor coastal flooding, likewise for New Castle county, Delaware, and Salem county, New Jersey.

For the tidal Delaware River, at least one round of minor flooding is possible on Saturday, but confidence is a little lower owing to increased model variability and predominant northerly flow. For the eastern shores of Chesapeake Bay, confidence is also rather low. The north to northwest flow would suggests a reduced threat, but will need to watch lower portions of the bay closely to determine if sufficient water evacuation occurs between high tides to mitigate the threat of higher tidal levels in upper portions of the bay.

PHI WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. PA . None. NJ . Coastal Flood Watch from late tonight through Saturday morning for NJZ021>025. DE . Coastal Flood Watch from late tonight through Saturday morning for DEZ002>004. MD . None. MARINE . Small Craft Advisory until 7 PM EDT Saturday for ANZ450>455. Small Craft Advisory until 4 PM EDT this afternoon for ANZ430. Small Craft Advisory until 8 PM EDT this evening for ANZ431.

Synopsis . MPS Near Term . O'Brien Short Term . O'Brien Long Term . MPS Aviation . MPS/O'Brien Marine . MPS/O'Brien Tides/Coastal Flooding . MPS


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
44091 22 mi36 min 45°F4 ft
JCRN4 - Jacques Cousteau Reserve, NJ 24 mi66 min WNW 7 48°F 1004 hPa28°F
ACYN4 - 8534720 - Atlantic City, NJ 34 mi48 min 49°F 46°F1003.9 hPa
NBLP1 - 8548989 - Newbold, PA 37 mi48 min NNW 8.9 G 14 48°F 49°F1004.7 hPa
BDRN4 - 8539094 - Burlington, Delaware River, NJ 41 mi60 min NW 5.1 G 11 48°F 49°F1004.1 hPa
44065 - Entrance to New York Harbor 46 mi36 min NNW 19 G 23 46°F 1002.6 hPa (+1.2)39°F
SDHN4 - 8531680 - Sandy Hook, NJ 46 mi48 min NNW 18 G 24 47°F 48°F1003.5 hPa
BDSP1 49 mi48 min 49°F 1005.2 hPa

Wind History for Newbold, PA
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Miller Air Park, NJ10 mi40 minNW 14 G 1910.00 miOvercast48°F30°F50%1003.7 hPa
Lakehurst Naval Air Station, NJ17 mi96 minNW 10 G 1910.00 miPartly Cloudy49°F30°F48%1002.5 hPa

Link to 5 minute data for KMJX

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Tide / Current Tables for Oyster Creek, Barnegat Bay, New Jersey
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Fri -- 01:35 AM EDT     0.05 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 04:06 AM EDT     Moonset
Fri -- 06:36 AM EDT     Sunrise
Fri -- 07:23 AM EDT     0.29 feet High Tide
Fri -- 02:06 PM EDT     Moonrise
Fri -- 02:33 PM EDT     0.02 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 07:23 PM EDT     Sunset
Fri -- 08:18 PM EDT     0.26 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Barnegat Inlet, Barnegat Bay, New Jersey Current
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Barnegat Inlet
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Fri -- 12:26 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Fri -- 03:16 AM EDT     2.41 knots Max Flood
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Fri -- 11:04 PM EDT     -2.22 knots Max Ebb
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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