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
242 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITH THE HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING
AND AGAIN TUESDAY MORNING...

.HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH AND DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE
MID-ATLANTIC COAST WILL PRODUCE A PROLONGED ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH
TUESDAY.

DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-090900-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T1700Z/
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-
242 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TUESDAY...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...WIDESPREAD MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS
  ANTICIPATED WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD
  MODERATE TO LOW END MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED WITH
  THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE ALONG THE NEW JERSEY OCEANFRONT
  ARE AROUND 700 PM TO 800 PM THIS EVENING, AND AROUND 730 AM TO
  830 AM ON TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST TO BUILD TO 5 TO 10 FEET ON
  THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE.

* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROADWAY FLOODING IS POSSIBLE WITH THE HIGH
  TIDE THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD ROAD FLOODING AND SOME DAMAGE TO
  VULNERABLE STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE WITH THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY
  MORNING. WAVE ACTION COULD RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR TIDAL
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. BE PREPARED FOR RISING WATER
LEVELS AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.
FOLLOW THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
OFFICIALS.

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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).

&&

LOCATION                TIME OF        PREDICTED WATER LEVEL
                        HIGH TIDE

SANDY HOOK, NJ          742 PM MON     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(SANDY HOOK BAY)        803 AM TUE     NEAR 8 FEET MLLW

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ     712 PM MON     NEAR 7 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)            733 AM TUE     NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ       720 PM MON     NEAR 7 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)            742 AM TUE     NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW

CAPE MAY, NJ            754 PM MON     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)            816 AM TUE     NEAR 8.5 FEET MLLW

LEWES, DE               835 PM MON     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(DELAWARE BAY)          900 AM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW

REHOBOTH BEACH, DE      736 PM MON     NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)            806 AM TUE     7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW

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-
242 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN DELAWARE AND SALEM COUNTY IN
  NEW JERSEY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND TONIGHT`S
  HIGH TIDE AND MODERATE FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND TUESDAY
  MORNING`S HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS GENERALLY BETWEEN 1100 PM AND MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT AND BETWEEN 1100 AM AND NOON ON TUESDAY IN NEW CASTLE
  COUNTY AND SALEM COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED, ESPECIALLY AROUND
  TUESDAY MORNING`S HIGH TIDE WHEN ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO
  HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING IS
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. BE PREPARED FOR RISING WATER LEVELS AND
TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. FOLLOW THE
RECOMMENDATIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS.

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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).

&&

LOCATION               TIME OF         PREDICTED WATER LEVEL
                       HIGH TIDE

REEDY POINT, DE        1110 PM MON     NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW
                       1129 AM TUE     8.0 TO 8.5 FEET MLLW

$$

NJZ015-017>019-PAZ070-071-106-090900-
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MERCER-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-
PHILADELPHIA-LOWER BUCKS-
242 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE TIDAL SECTIONS OF THE DELAWARE RIVER AND ITS
  TIDAL TRIBUTARIES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME
  OF HIGH TIDE JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND ESPECIALLY DURING
  THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS GENERALLY AROUND 200 AM TUESDAY
  MORNING AND AGAIN AROUND 200 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...NUISANCE FLOODING IS POSSIBLE WITH TONIGHT`S HIGH
  TIDE AND MINOR STREET FLOODING IS POSSIBLE WITH THE HIGH TIDE ON
  TUESDAY.

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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).

&&

$$

FRANCK/MIKETTA


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