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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
918 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-211330-
Delaware Beaches-Eastern Monmouth-Atlantic Coastal Cape May-
Coastal Atlantic-Coastal Ocean-
918 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Delaware, central
New Jersey and southern New Jersey.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Coastal Flood Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PA...NJ...DE...AND MD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
846 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

DEZ004-NJZ024-025-210200-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170920T1800Z/
/O.EXB.KPHI.CF.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170921T0500Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-170921T0100Z/
DELAWARE BEACHES-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
846 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY. THE
COASTAL FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY AND COASTAL
  AREAS OF DELAWARE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL OCCUR WITH HIGH
  TIDE THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 8 AM AND 9 AM THIS MORNING. THE NEXT HIGH TIDE
  OCCURS ON THE OCEANFRONT BETWEEN 8 PM AND 9 PM THIS EVENING.
  HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON
  THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...1.50 TO 1.75 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...BREAKING WAVES OF 4 TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST.

* RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
  DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY AND PROPERTY
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE OCEANFRONT THAT
  ARE PRONE TO TIDAL SURGE. SOME ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH
  WATER.

* OUTLOOK...THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING NEAR THE
  TIMES OF HIGH TIDE WILL CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY AND PERHAPS
  FRIDAY. A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE
  INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DO NOT SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT, SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND
CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

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

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PA...NJ...DE...AND MD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
846 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

DEZ004-NJZ024-025-210200-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170920T1800Z/
/O.EXB.KPHI.CF.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170921T0500Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-170921T0100Z/
DELAWARE BEACHES-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
846 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY. THE
COASTAL FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY AND COASTAL
  AREAS OF DELAWARE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL OCCUR WITH HIGH
  TIDE THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 8 AM AND 9 AM THIS MORNING. THE NEXT HIGH TIDE
  OCCURS ON THE OCEANFRONT BETWEEN 8 PM AND 9 PM THIS EVENING.
  HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON
  THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...1.50 TO 1.75 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...BREAKING WAVES OF 4 TO 6 FEET ALONG THE COAST.

* RIP CURRENTS...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
  DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY AND PROPERTY
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE OCEANFRONT THAT
  ARE PRONE TO TIDAL SURGE. SOME ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH
  WATER.

* OUTLOOK...THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING NEAR THE
  TIMES OF HIGH TIDE WILL CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY AND PERHAPS
  FRIDAY. A MODERATE TO HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE
  INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DO NOT SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT, SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND
CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

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

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

$$



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