Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PENNSYLVANIA...NEW JERSEY...DELAWARE...
AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...

.LOW PRESSURE LOCATED OFF THE CAROLINA COAST THIS EVENING WILL
DRIFT NORTHWARD REACHING THE WATERS OFF DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY ON
WEDNESDAY. AN ONSHORE FLOW ALONG THE COASTS OF DELAWARE AND NEW
JERSEY IS EXPECTED UNTIL TUESDAY NIGHT. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME OF TUESDAY EVENING`S HIGH TIDE.

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KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-
EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO MIDNIGHT
EDT TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6:00 PM TUESDAY UNTIL
MIDNIGHT ON TUESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE AND AREAS
  ALONG DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF TUESDAY EVENING`S HIGH TIDE. LOCALIZED MODERATE FLOODING
  IS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 7:15 PM AND 8:15 PM ON TUESDAY EVENING. HIGH TIDE
  ON THE BACK BAYS, ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY
  OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...AROUND 1.0 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY AND
  DELAWARE ARE FORECAST TO BE 7 TO 10 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ON
  DELAWARE BAY ARE EXPECTED TO BE 2 TO 5 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS
  WILL LIKELY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR COUNTY
PLEASE GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

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NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM TUESDAY TO 1 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9:00 PM TUESDAY UNTIL 1:00
AM WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...THE TIDAL DELAWARE RIVER DOWNSTREAM FROM THE
  COMMODORE BARRY BRIDGE AREA AND THE EXTREME UPPER PART OF
  DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF TUESDAY NIGHT`S HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 10:30 PM AND 12:30 AM ON
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SURGE...AROUND 1.0 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS
  MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR
COUNTY PLEASE GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

$$

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