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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PENNSYLVANIA...NEW JERSEY...DELAWARE...
AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
748 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED THIS EVENING...

.SOME OF THE HIGHEST ASTRONOMICAL TIDES OF THE YEAR ARE EXPECTED
INTO THE EARLY PART OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND WITH THE EVENING HIGH
TIDE CYCLES. WIDESPREAD COASTAL FLOODING ANTICIPATED FOR THIS
EVENING.

MDZ015-019-020-260100-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170526T0000Z/
QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-
748 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

HIGH TIDE HAS ENDED...AND WATER LEVELS ARE RECEDING AND ARE BELOW
MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS. THEREFORE...THE COASTAL FLOOD
ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-260500-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170526T0500Z/
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-
748 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...SPOTTY MINOR FLOODING MAY OCCUR THIS
  MORNING. WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 7:45 PM AND 8:45 PM THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON
  THE BACK BAYS...ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY
  OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...1 TO 1 AND A HALF FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...1 FOOT OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS WILL BE
  CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

* OUTLOOK...THERE IS A LIMITED POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOOD
  AGAIN AROUND THE EVENING HIGH TIDE CYCLES ON FRIDAY AND
  SATURDAY.

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

&&

$$

MPS


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