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
357 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016



DEZ002>004-052100-
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KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-
357 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM 6 PM
THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT.

* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF DELAWARE AND AREAS ALONG DELAWARE
  BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME
  OF THIS MORNINGS HIGH TIDE WITH A MORE EXTENSIVE TIDAL INUNDATION
  FLOODING EPISODE EXPECTED THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ALONG THE OCEAN FRONT OCCURS AROUND 7 AM AND
  730 PM BUT OCCURS LATER ON THE BACK BAYS AND ALONG DELAWARE BAY.

* SURGE...AROUND 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE BOTH THIS
  MORNING AND THIS EVENING.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST GENERALLY
  6 TO 8 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ALONG DELAWARE BAY GENERALLY 2 TO 4
  FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED. SOME ROADS
  MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER, ESPECIALLY THIS THURSDAY EVENING.

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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NJZ012>014-020>027-052100-
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.Y.0013.160505T2200Z-160506T0400Z/
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-
ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
COASTAL OCEAN-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
357 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT.

* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY COAST AND AREAS ALONG DELAWARE
  BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME
  OF THIS EVENINGS HIGH TIDE, PROBABLY MORE EXTENSIVE THAN WHAT
  OCCURRED WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ALONG THE OCEAN FRONT OCCURS GENERALLY BETWEEN
  630 PM AND 730 PM BUT OCCURS LATER ON THE BACK BAYS AND ALONG
  DELAWARE BAY.

* SURGE...AROUND 1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE THIS EVENING.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST GENERALLY
  5 TO 8 FEET. WAVES ON THE NEW JERSEY SIDE OF DELAWARE BAY AROUND
  2 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED. 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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