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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
350 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-302000-
DELAWARE BEACHES-EASTERN MONMOUTH-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
350 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN DELAWARE...CENTRAL
NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE IS AT LEAST A MODERATE RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ON TUESDAY AND PROBABLY WEDNESDAY.

THE RISK MAY DECREASE SLIGHTLY THURSDAY BUT IT MAY INCREASE TO
MODERATE OR POSSIBLY GREATER FRIDAY THROUGH THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND.
THIS INCREASE NEXT WEEKEND WOULD BE IN RESPONSE TO EASTERLY SWELLS
DEVELOPING IN A PERSISTENT EASTERLY FLOW OFF THE MID ATLANTIC
COAST, AIDED BY POSSIBLE TROPICAL LOW PRESSURE FAR TO OUR SOUTH
AND EAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
253 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...ATLANTIC OCEAN WATERS ALONG THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE
BEACHES WILL BE ROUGH AT TIMES THIS WEEK AND POSSIBLY THROUGH THE
LABOR DAY WEEKEND AS WELL...

.A COMBINATION OF PROBABLE MULTIPLE TROPICAL CYCLONES OF VARYING
INTENSITY IN THE ATLANTIC BASIN...WELL TO THE SOUTHEAST OF NEW
JERSEY AND DELAWARE THIS WEEK...AND PERIODS OF ONSHORE WIND...
WILL NOTICEABLY INCREASE THE DANGER FOR THE FORMATION OF RIP
CURRENTS. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY SHOULD SEE SOME OF THE ROUGHEST
CONDITIONS. THERE IS A CONCERN THAT THE RIP CURRENT RISK COULD
ALSO BE ELEVATED THIS WEEKEND.

DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-300900-
/O.EXT.KPHI.BH.S.0001.000000T0000Z-160901T0000Z/
DELAWARE BEACHES-EASTERN MONMOUTH-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
253 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

IF GOING TO THE SHORE OR AREA BEACHES TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY...BE
ALERT FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND SWIM ONLY IN DESIGNATED AREAS
PATROLLED BY LIFEGUARDS.

SWELLS FROM TROPICAL SYSTEMS HAVE ARRIVED AND SHOULD CONTINUE TO
BUILD TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY. THE BREAKERS IN THE BEACH SWIMMING
ZONE WILL LIKELY BE LARGER. THIS WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND CAN ALSO KNOCK SWIMMERS AND WADERS INTO
THE SAND.

SWIM ONLY IN DESIGNATED AREAS WATCHED BY LIFEGUARDS. SWIMMING
AFTER THE LIFEGUARDS GO HOME...AND WHERE LIFEGUARDS DO NOT HAVE
YOU IN SIGHT...RAISES THE RISK OF INJURY OR DEATH DUE TO RIP
CURRENTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS
CREATE LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. CAUTION
SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER.

$$

JOHNSON




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