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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014


DEZ003-004-NJZ022>025-011000-
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INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM EDT
SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...COASTAL SECTIONS OF DELAWARE AND SOUTHERN NEW
  JERSEY...INCLUDING THE OCEAN FRONT AND INLET AREAS.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING EXPECTED.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ROADWAYS MOST PRONE TO MINOR TIDAL FLOODING TO
  FLOOD. ANY RAIN THAT FALLS AT THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE WILL ADD TO
  THE FLOODING PROBLEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED. 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.ERH.NOAA.GOV/PHI/TIDES.HTM (ALL IN LOWER
CASE).

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JJM







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