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
942 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-010600-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161001T0600Z/
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-
942 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...THE NEW JERSEY SHORE AND DELAWARE BEACHES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR TIDAL INUNDATION FLOODING IS LIKELY
  WITH THIS EVENINGS HIGH TIDE...ESPECIALLY BACK BAYS.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEAN FRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 8 PM AND 930 PM. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS...
  ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE
  HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEAN FRONT.

* SURGE...AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVE HEIGHTS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* 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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MPS



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