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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS41 KPHI 121030
CFWPHI

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
530 AM EST THU FEB 12 2015

MDZ008-012-015-019-020-121900-
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.Y.0001.150212T1200Z-150212T1900Z/
CECIL-KENT MD-QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-
530 AM EST THU FEB 12 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...EASTERN SHORE OF CHESAPEAKE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME
  OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING INTO THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 10 AM ON THE LOWER PORTION OF
  THE BAY AND 1 PM AT THE UPPER PORTION OF THE BAY.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED. 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.ERH.NOAA.GOV/PHI/TIDES.HTM (ALL IN LOWER
CASE).

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