Advisories

MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. Individuals planning to enter the surf should check with local beach patrols first. Be sure to swim within sight of a life guard, and never swim alone or at night.

TROPICAL STORM WATCH in effect. Very strong winds 20-30 knots will cause hazardous seas which could capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility. Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible hazardous conditions

At the Shore

Current conditions and forecast as of Thursday morning

Air Temperature79° - 88°
WindsFrom the South
13 - 26 mph (Gust 37 mph)
11 - 23 knots (Gust 32 knots)
Waves2 - 6 feet
Rip Current RiskModerate
Ocean Temperature65° - 81°
(Normal 67° - 74°)
Sunrise/Sunset5:33am - 8:28pm
UV Index9 (Very High)

Tide Times

SANDY HOOK
Sandy Hook Bay
High
Thu 7:36a
Low
Thu 1:28p
High
Thu 7:44p
Low
Fri 2:25a
LONG BRANCH
Atlantic Ocean
High
Thu 7:10a
Low
Thu 12:52p
High
Thu 7:18p
Low
Fri 1:49a
MANASQUAN INLET
Atlantic Ocean
High
Thu 7:24a
Low
Thu 1:04p
High
Thu 7:32p
Low
Fri 2:01a
SEASIDE HEIGHTS
Atlantic Ocean
High
Thu 7:06a
Low
Thu 12:56p
High
Thu 7:14p
Low
Fri 1:53a
SEASIDE PARK
Barnegat Bay
Low
Thu 5:47a
High
Thu 11:16a
Low
Thu 5:33p
High
Thu 11:24p
BARNEGAT INLET
Barnegat Bay
High
Thu 7:27a
Low
Thu 1:21p
High
Thu 7:35p
Low
Fri 2:25a
MANAHAWKIN BRIDGE
Manahawkin Bay
Low
Thu 5:21a
High
Thu 10:23a
Low
Thu 5:07p
High
Thu 10:31p
LITTLE EGG INLET
Great Bay
High
Thu 8:10a
Low
Thu 1:51p
High
Thu 8:25p
Low
Fri 2:57a
ATLANTIC CITY
Atlantic Ocean
High
Thu 7:13a
Low
Thu 12:56p
High
Thu 7:27p
Low
Fri 2:02a
OCEAN DRIVE BRIDGE
Townsends Inlet
High
Thu 7:33a
Low
Thu 1:18p
High
Thu 7:59p
Low
Fri 2:28a
WILDWOOD CREST
Atlantic Ocean
High
Thu 7:14a
Low
Thu 1:04p
High
Thu 7:34p
Low
Fri 2:06a
CAPE MAY
Delaware Bay
High
Thu 8:17a
Low
Thu 2:00p
High
Thu 8:33p
Low
Fri 3:02a

Marine Forecast

From the National Weather Service, Mt. Holly

TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of tstms late this morning. A chance of tstms this afternoon. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 5 seconds.

TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of tstms. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

FRI...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers in the morning. A chance of tstms. Showers likely early in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of tstms early in the evening, then a chance of showers in the late evening and early morning. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of tstms in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

Plan Your Trip

Data on this page amalgamated from several sources, including the National Weather Service (weather), National Ocean Service (tides), U.S. Naval Observatory (sun), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (UV index).

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