Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1145 AM EST THU NOV 13 2014


TO:       SUBSCRIBERS - FAMILY OF SERVICES AND NOAA WEATHER WIRE
          SERVICE AND OTHER NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PARTNERS, USERS
          AND EMPLOYEES

FROM:     RAY KRUZDLO - SENIOR SERVICE HYDROLOGIST

SUBJECT:  FLOOD CATEGORIES CHANGING FOR THE WANAQUE FORECAST POINT
          ON THE WANAQUE RIVER


EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014, THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
(NWS) WILL INTRODUCE NEW FLOOD CATEGORIES FOR THE WANAQUE FORECAST
POINT (NWS - WNQN4, USGS# - 01387000).

WITH ASSISTANCE FROM LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AS WELL AS A FLOOD
INUNDATION MAPPING PROJECT, NEW FLOOD CATEGORIES HAVE BEEN
ESTABLISHED FOR WANAQUE (WNQN4).


                   OLD FLOOD CATEGORIES       NEW FLOOD CATEGORIES

ACTION STAGE:             4.5 FEET                   5.0 FEET
FLOOD STAGE:              5.0 FEET                   6.0 FEET
MODERATE FLOODING:        6.0 FEET                   8.0 FEET
MAJOR FLOODING:           8.0 FEET                   9.0 FEET


NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVER FORECASTS CAN BE VIEWED ONLINE AT
(USE LOWER CASE LETTERS):

HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS

SPECIFIC RIVER FORECASTS FOR THE WANAQUE RIVER AT WANAQUE CAN BE
VIEWED ONLINE AT (USE LOWER CASE LETTERS):

HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/HYDROGRAPH.PHP?WFO=PHI&GAGE=WNQN4

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT:

RAY KRUZDLO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
SENIOR SERVICE HYDROLOGIST
PHONE: 609-261-6615
EMAIL: RAYMOND.KRUZDLO@NOAA.GOV






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