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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

NJZ014-026-251000-
/O.EXT.KPHI.CF.Y.0034.180924T2200Z-180925T1800Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-180925T0100Z/
Eastern Monmouth-Coastal Ocean-
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...Coastal areas of of the New Jersey counties of
  Monmouth and Ocean.

* TIMING...The high rip risk continues through this evening. Minor
  coastal flooding is expected with the next two high tide
  cycles. High tide on the back bays and along Raritan Bay occurs
  later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Up to one foot of saltwater inundation
  above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near
  shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
  possible on Long Beach Island, Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant
  Beach and other locations near Barnegat Bay. Minor roadway
  flooding is possible for coastal locations in Monmouth County.

* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...A high risk of rip currents means
  dangerous and potentially life threatening conditions exist
  for all people entering the surf. People visiting the beaches
  should stay out of the high surf.

* WAVES...5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service at
water.weather.gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 6.7 FT, Moderate 7.7 FT, Major 8.7 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.5 FT, Moderate 2.5 FT, Major 3.5 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/08 PM     6.9        1.7        1.5       Minor
 25/09 AM     7.3        2.1        2.0       Minor
 25/09 PM     6.5        1.3        1.2        None
 26/09 AM     6.3        1.1        0.9        None
 26/09 PM     5.9        0.7        0.7        None
 27/10 AM     6.0        0.8        0.6        None

Manasquan NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 5.7 FT, Moderate 6.7 FT, Major 7.7 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.2 FT, Moderate 2.2 FT, Major 3.2 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/08 PM     5.8        1.3        0.9       Minor
 25/08 AM     6.0        1.5        1.2       Minor
 25/09 PM     5.6        1.1        0.8        None
 26/09 AM     5.5        1.0        0.6        None
 26/09 PM     4.9        0.4        0.2        None
 27/10 AM     5.1        0.6        0.2        None

Barnegat Light NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 3.5 FT, Moderate 4.5 FT, Major 5.5 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.0 FT, Moderate 2.0 FT, Major 3.0 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/08 PM     3.6        1.1        0.8       Minor
 25/08 AM     3.8        1.3        1.1       Minor
 25/09 PM     3.5        1.0        0.8       Minor
 26/09 AM     3.4        0.9        0.6        None
 26/09 PM     3.1        0.6        0.4        None
 27/09 AM     3.0        0.5        0.2        None

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

NJZ024-025-251000-
/O.EXT.KPHI.CF.Y.0034.180924T2200Z-180925T1800Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-180925T0100Z/
Atlantic Coastal Cape May-Coastal Atlantic-
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...Coastal areas of of the New Jersey counties of
  Atlantic and the Atlantic side of Cape May

* TIMING...The high rip risk continues through this evening. Minor
  coastal flooding is expected with the next two high tide cycles.
  High tide on the back bays occurs later than the high tide on
  the oceanfront.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Up to one foot of saltwater inundation
  above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near
  shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
  possible in Atlantic City, Absecon, Ventnor, and Southeastern
  Burlington County. In Cape May County, minor roadway flooding is
  possible in Wildwood, Cape May, Avalon, and other locations
  along the shore and the Delaware Bay shoreline.

* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...A high risk of rip currents means dangerous
  and potentially life threatening conditions exist for all
  people entering the surf. People visiting the beaches should
  stay out of the high surf.

* WAVES...5 to 8 feet.

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.

Visit the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service at
water.weather.gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Ocean City NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 5.3 FT, Moderate 6.3 FT, Major 7.3 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.3 FT, Moderate 2.3 FT, Major 3.3 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/08 PM     5.4        1.4        1.1       Minor
 25/09 AM     5.5        1.5        1.3       Minor
 25/09 PM     5.3        1.3        0.9       Minor
 26/09 AM     4.8        0.8        0.5        None
 26/10 PM     4.5        0.5        0.2        None
 27/10 AM     4.8        0.8        0.3        None

Cape May Harbor NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 6.2 FT, Moderate 7.2 FT, Major 8.2 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.1 FT, Moderate 2.1 FT, Major 3.1 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/09 PM     6.8        1.7        1.5       Minor
 25/09 AM     6.6        1.5        1.6       Minor
 25/09 PM     6.3        1.2        1.1       Minor
 26/09 AM     5.9        0.8        0.8        None
 26/10 PM     5.5        0.4        0.4        None
 27/10 AM     5.8        0.7        0.6        None

Atlantic City - Oceanfront NJ
MLLW Categories - Minor 6.0 FT, Moderate 7.0 FT, Major 8.0 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.4 FT, Moderate 2.4 FT, Major 3.4 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/08 PM     6.1        1.5        1.4       Minor
 25/08 AM     6.1        1.5        1.7       Minor
 25/09 PM     5.9        1.3        1.2        None
 26/09 AM     5.5        0.9        0.9        None
 26/09 PM     5.2        0.6        0.7        None
 27/10 AM     5.4        0.8        0.7        None

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

DEZ004-251000-
/O.EXT.KPHI.CF.Y.0034.180924T2200Z-180925T1800Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-180925T0100Z/
Delaware Beaches-
458 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...Delaware Beaches.

* TIMING...The high rip risk continues through this evening.
  Minor coastal flooding is expected with the next two high tide
  cycles. High tide on the back bays occurs later than the high
  tide on the oceanfront.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Up to one foot of saltwater inundation
  above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near
  shorelines and tidal waterways. In Sussex County Delaware,
  roadway flooding is possible in Fenwick Island, Dewey Beach,
  Bethany Beach, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, and other locations along
  the ocean, the bay, and tidal tributaries.

* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...A high risk of rip currents means
  dangerous and potentially life threatening conditions exist
  for all people entering the surf. People visiting the beaches
  should stay out of the high surf.

* WAVES...5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service at
water.weather.gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Lewes DE
MLLW Categories - Minor 6.0 FT, Moderate 7.0 FT, Major 8.0 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.4 FT, Moderate 2.4 FT, Major 3.4 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  --------
 24/09 PM     6.5        1.8        1.8       Minor
 25/09 AM     6.4        1.8        1.8       Minor
 25/10 PM     6.0        1.3        1.3       Minor
 26/10 AM     5.7        1.0        1.0        None
 26/10 PM     5.3        0.7        0.7        None
 27/11 AM     5.6        1.0        0.8        None

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service New York NY
521 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...ISOLATED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDES TONIGHT FOR
THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT THE OCEAN
BEACHES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

NYZ075-178-179-250530-
/O.EXT.KOKX.RP.S.0024.000000T0000Z-180926T0100Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.S.0044.180924T2300Z-180925T0200Z/
Kings (Brooklyn)-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
521 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...
...ISOLATED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...Coastal portions of Brooklyn, Southern Queens and Nassau
  counties.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 to 1.5, locally up to 2.5 feet above
  astronomical.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
  vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...High risk of rip current
  development with surf height of 4 to 6 feet.

* TIMING...Through early Tuesday evening for the high risk of rip
  currents. This evening for the isolated minor coastal flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars and near structures such as groins, jetties, and piers.

If caught in a rip current, relax and float, and do not 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 Hazard Message
National Weather Service New York NY
521 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...ISOLATED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDES TONIGHT FOR
THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT THE OCEAN
BEACHES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

NYZ080-081-250530-
/O.EXT.KOKX.RP.S.0024.000000T0000Z-180926T0100Z/
Southwestern Suffolk-Southeastern Suffolk-
521 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Ocean Beaches of Suffolk County.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...High risk of rip current
  development with surf height of 5 to 6 feet.

* TIMING...Through early Tuesday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars and near structures such as groins, jetties, and piers.

If caught in a rip current, relax and float, and do not 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.

&&

$$

Maloit

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
452 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018


MDZ025-VAZ099-100-250500-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180926T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KAKQ.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180926T0000Z/
Maryland Beaches-Accomack-Northampton-
452 PM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...Atlantic beaches on the lower Maryland Eastern
  Shore.

* TIMING...Today.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...High.

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.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards...beach patrol flags and
signs.

If you become 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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