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Blizzard Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
403 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A MAJOR WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT OUR AREA THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE EAST OF THE VIRGINIA COAST WILL RAPIDLY INTENSIFY
AS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY MORNING. THIS INTENSE LOW WILL TRACK SOUTHEAST OF CAPE
COD TUESDAY EVENING, THEN WEAKEN AS IT MOVES AWAY TO NOVA SCOTIA
ON WEDNESDAY. THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY SNOW ACROSS MUCH OF
OUR AREA, HOWEVER A SHARP DROP OFF IN AMOUNTS LOOK TO OCCUR
SOUTHWEST AND WEST OF PHILADELPHIA. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM IS
EXPECTED TO OCCUR LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

NJZ012>014-020-026-271000-
/O.CON.KPHI.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150127T2300Z/
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-COASTAL OCEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW BRUNSWICK...FREEHOLD...SANDY HOOK...
JACKSON...LONG BEACH ISLAND
403 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS CAUSING
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW AT VARYING INTENSITY WILL BECOME STEADIER AND
  HEAVIER LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING, THEN TAPER
  OFF DURING TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE BRUNT OF THE STORM LOOKS TO
  OCCUR FROM LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH ABOUT MIDDAY TUESDAY,
  WHERE SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR ARE ANTICIPATED.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TRAVEL DEVELOPING DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS, RESULTING IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS.
  SECONDARY AND TERTIARY ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. STRONG WINDS
  MAY DOWN POWER LINES AND TREE LIMBS, RESULTING IN POWER OUTAGES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR
VISIBILITY ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS,
MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL, HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU AND MAKE SURE YOUR
CELL PHONE IS FULLY CHARGED. IF YOU GET STRANDED, STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
358 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

NJZ012>014-020-026-272100-
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-COASTAL OCEAN-
358 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST TUESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
EST TUESDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BLIZZARD WARNING.
   COASTAL FLOOD WARNING.

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

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BLIZZARD WARNING.
   COASTAL FLOOD WARNING.

THERE MAY BE A PERIOD OF SNOW THURSDAY NIGHT OR FRIDAY MORNING
WITH A LIGHT ACCUMULATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



Coastal Flood Warning

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
134 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A STRONG NORTHEASTER WILL AFFECT DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY ON
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC COAST ON TODAY.
THE LOW WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY IS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD...
PASSING NEAR CAPE COD LATE ON TUESDAY BEFORE REACHING NOVA SCOTIA
ON WEDNESDAY.

DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-270300-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.W.0001.150127T0400Z-150127T1200Z/
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-
134 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MODERATE FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF TONIGHT`S HIGH TIDE.

* AT SANDY HOOK... NEW JERSEY (SANDY HOOK BAY) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT
  107 AM TUESDAY...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL OF 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT SEASIDE HEIGHTS... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS
  AT 1237 AM TUESDAY...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT ATLANTIC CITY... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT
  1250 AM TUESDAY...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT CAPE MAY... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT 124
  AM TUESDAY...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET ABOVE
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT LEWES... DELAWARE (DELAWARE BAY) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT 159 AM
  TUESDAY...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET ABOVE MEAN
  LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT REHOBOTH BEACH... DELAWARE (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT
  1259 AM...WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET ABOVE MEAN
  LOWER LOW WATER.

* HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS...ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG
  RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* IMPACTS...NUMEROUS ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD AND MINOR TO MODERATE
  PROPERTY DAMAGE IS LIKELY. THE TIDES AND WAVE ACTION WILL
  RESULT IN MODERATE TO SEVERE BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING INDICATES THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR TIDAL
FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. BE PREPARED FOR RISING WATER
LEVELS AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.
FOLLOW THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
OFFICIALS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE WATER MAY BE
DEEPER THAN YOU THINK. 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.ERH.NOAA.GOV/PHI/TIDES.HTM (ALL IN
LOWER CASE).

&&

$$


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