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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PA...NJ...DE...AND MD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
926 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...HURRICANE JOSE CONTINUES TO IMPACT THE MID-ATLANTIC
COASTLINE...

THE WORST OF THE IMPACTS FROM HIGH SURF, BEACH EROSION, DANGEROUS
RIP CURRENTS AND STORM SURGE WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NEW JERSEY
AND DELAWARE COASTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-201000-
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DELAWARE BEACHES-EASTERN MONMOUTH-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
926 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MODERATE FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED WITH HIGH
  TIDE THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 7:30 PM AND 8:30 PM THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON
  THE BACK BAYS OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE
  OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...1.5 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...LARGE BREAKING WAVES OF 8 TO 11 FEET ALONG THE COAST
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

* RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF RIP
  CURRENTS.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROADWAY FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED AND MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE, ESPECIALLY
  AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION,
  LOCALIZED DUNE OVERWASH AND MINOR DAMAGE TO PIERS HAVE ALREADY
  BEEN REPORTED TODAY. DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE
  THREATENING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST FOR THOSE WHO DECIDE TO
  ENTER THE SURF ZONE.

* OUTLOOK...THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING NEAR TIMES
  OF HIGH TIDE AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE
  INTO WEDNESDAY AND POSSIBLY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING BEACH EROSION AND DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

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 VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

FORECAST                          TIME OF         PREDICTED
LOCATION                          HIGH TIDE       WATER LEVEL

SANDY HOOK NEW JERSEY             8:03 PM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(SANDY HOOK BAY)

SEASIDE HEIGHTS NEW JERSEY        7:33 PM TUE     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

ATLANTIC CITY NEW JERSEY          7:45 PM TUE     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

CAPE MAY NEW JERSEY               8:19 PM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

LEWES DELAWARE                    9:00 PM TUE     NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW
(DELAWARE BAY)

REHOBOTH BEACH DELAWARE           8:00 PM TUE     7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE
OCEANFRONT.

&&

$$

DEZ002-003-NJZ012-013-020>023-027-200500-
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KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-
ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
926 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MODERATE FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED WITH HIGH
  TIDE THIS EVENING. COASTAL FLOODING COULD APPROACH MAJOR LEVEL
  ON THE DELAWARE SIDE ALONG THE LOWER DELAWARE BAY.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 7:30 PM AND 8:30 PM THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON
  THE BACK BAYS, DELAWARE BAY AND RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN
  THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...1.5 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED AND MINOR
  PROPERTY DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AROUND THIS EVENING`S
  HIGH TIDE. MORE EXTENSIVE PROPERTY DAMAGE COULD OCCUR ON THE
  DELAWARE SIDE OF THE LOWER DELAWARE BAY.

* OUTLOOK...THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING NEAR TIMES
  OF HIGH TIDE WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY AND POSSIBLY
  THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

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 VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

FORECAST                          TIME OF         PREDICTED
LOCATION                          HIGH TIDE       WATER LEVEL

SANDY HOOK NEW JERSEY             8:03 PM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(SANDY HOOK BAY)

SEASIDE HEIGHTS NEW JERSEY        7:33 PM TUE     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

ATLANTIC CITY NEW JERSEY          7:45 PM TUE     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

CAPE MAY NEW JERSEY               8:19 PM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

LEWES DELAWARE                    9:00 PM TUE     7.0 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(DELAWARE BAY)

REHOBOTH BEACH DELAWARE           8:00 PM TUE     7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS...ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN
BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

&&

$$

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NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
926 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
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 WITH HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.
  THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING TO DEVELOP
  IN SPOTS.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 10:30 PM THIS EVENING AND
  12:30 AM WEDNESDAY.

* SURGE...2 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

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

* OUTLOOK...THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING NEAR TIMES
  OF HIGH TIDE WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY.

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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