Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
226 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

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ATLANTIC NJ-CUMBERLAND NJ-
226 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  ATLANTIC COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 830 AM EDT

* AT 224 AM EDT...NUMEROUS ROADS REMAIN CLOSED IN ATLANTIC AND
CUMBERLAND COUNTIES DUE TO EARLIER EXCESSIVE RAINFALL. ALTHOUGH THE
HEAVY RAIN HAS EXITED THE AREA, FLOODING WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
EARLY MORNING.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3936 7440 3936 7461 3930 7480 3932 7486
      3918 7502 3921 7504 3919 7512 3928 7526
      3950 7507 3953 7500 3952 7498 3963 7479
      3962 7462 3957 7453 3954 7444 3956 7442
      3949 7437 3950 7435 3948 7429

$$

JRK








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