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 lifeguard, and never swim alone or at night.

HEAT ADVISORY in effect until 8 p.m. Friday. High temperatures and humidity will combine for a heat index of up to 102.

At the Shore

Current conditions and forecast as of Fri morning

Rip Current RiskModerate
Waves1 - 3 feet
WindsFrom the Southwest
9 - 16 mph (Gust 21 mph)
7 - 14 knots (Gust 18 knots)
Ocean Temperature71° - 76°
(Normal 72° - 74°)
Air Temperature80° - 91°
Sunrise/Sunset5:57am - 8:07pm
UV Index9 (Very High)

Tide Times

SANDY HOOK
Sandy Hook Bay
Low
Fri 7:34a
High
Fri 2:08p
Low
Fri 8:45p
High
Sat 2:22a
LONG BRANCH
Atlantic Ocean
Low
Fri 6:58a
High
Fri 1:42p
Low
Fri 8:09p
High
Sat 1:56a
MANASQUAN INLET
Atlantic Ocean
Low
Fri 7:10a
High
Fri 1:56p
Low
Fri 8:21p
High
Sat 2:10a
SEASIDE HEIGHTS
Atlantic Ocean
Low
Fri 7:02a
High
Fri 1:38p
Low
Fri 8:13p
High
Sat 1:52a
SEASIDE PARK
Barnegat Bay
High
Fri 5:04a
Low
Fri 11:39a
High
Fri 5:48p
Low
Sat 12:50a
BARNEGAT INLET
Barnegat Bay
Low
Fri 7:39a
High
Fri 2:02p
Low
Fri 8:41p
High
Sat 2:14a
MANAHAWKIN BRIDGE
Manahawkin Bay
Low
Fri 11:13a
High
Fri 4:55p
Low
Sat 12:24a
High
Sat 5:09a
LITTLE EGG INLET
Great Bay
Low
Fri 8:15a
High
Fri 2:55p
Low
Fri 9:16p
High
Sat 3:07a
ATLANTIC CITY
Atlantic Ocean
Low
Fri 7:16a
High
Fri 1:45p
Low
Fri 8:11p
High
Sat 1:54a
OCEAN DRIVE BRIDGE
Townsends Inlet
Low
Fri 7:40a
High
Fri 2:16p
Low
Fri 8:36p
High
Sat 2:26a
WILDWOOD CREST
Atlantic Ocean
Low
Fri 7:30a
High
Fri 1:52p
Low
Fri 8:19p
High
Sat 2:11a
CAPE MAY
Delaware Bay
Low
Fri 8:24a
High
Fri 2:57p
Low
Fri 9:08p
High
Sat 3:14a

Marine Forecast

From the National Weather Service, Mt. Holly

TODAY: SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated showers and tstms this morning. Scattered showers with isolated tstms this afternoon. S swell 2 to 3 ft at 5 seconds. Light swells.

TONIGHT: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with scattered tstms in the evening, then scattered showers and tstms after midnight.

SAT: S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered tstms with a chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT: SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

SUN: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT: SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

MON: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers through the night.

TUE: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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).

Dan Zarrow is Chief Meteorologist for Townsquare Media New Jersey. The Shore Report is generated semi-automatically daily at 5 a.m. from mid-May to late September. Follow Dan's weather blog, Facebook page, and Twitter feed for your latest forecast and realtime weather updates.

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