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PHILADELPHIA UPDATE04/28/2011 Normal
PHILADELPHIA04/21/2011 Normal

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Subject:PHILADELPHIA UPDATE
Date:Thursday, April 28, 2011
Priority:Normal
Notice:Hazardous weather condition(s):


Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Hazardous Weather Outlook


Today: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty
winds and heavy rain. High near 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind between
17 and 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is
90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy during the early
evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 52. West wind between 7
and 10 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall
amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Friday: A slight chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high
near 67. West wind between 8 and 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind between
7 and 9 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

Monday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a
high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with
a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

NWS Marine Forecast

Hazardous marine condition(s):
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Small Craft Advisory


ANZ400-290215-
1001 AM EDT THU APR 28 2011


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

HIGH PRESSURE ANCHORED WELL OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WILL PRODUCE
A STRONG SOUTHERLY FLOW OVER THE AREA TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE EAST OF THE REGION TONIGHT.
A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA FRIDAY EVENING. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT...THEN CROSS THE REGION MONDAY
AFTERNOON OR EVENING.

COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
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-
1001 AM EDT THU APR 28 2011

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


THIS AFTERNOON
S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

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

SUN
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

Notice posted on Thursday, April 28, 2011

Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.