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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS41 KPHI 130615
CFWPHI

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
215 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

DEZ003-004-NJZ013-014-020-022>027-130715-
/O.EXP.KPHI.CF.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-140813T0600Z/
INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-
OCEAN-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
215 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

MINOR TIDAL INUNDATION COASTAL FLOODING HAS ENDED ALONG THE
ATLANTIC OCEAN WATERS. 

$$

DEZ001-002-NJZ016>018-021-PAZ070-071-130900-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-140813T0900Z/
NEW CASTLE-KENT-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-CUMBERLAND-DELAWARE-
PHILADELPHIA-
215 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION...ALONG THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE SHORES OF THE 
  DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG THE LOWER TIDAL PORTION OF THE DELAWARE 
  RIVER.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING WAS OCCURRING.

* TIMING...MINOR FLOODING AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE EARLY TODAY.
  HIGH TIDE ALONG THE DELAWARE BAY WILL OCCUR FROM AROUND MIDNIGHT
  TO 200 AM AND ALONG THE LOWER DELAWARE RIVER FROM AROUND 200 AM
  TO 400 AM.  

* IMPACTS...SOME FLOODING IS EXPECTED OVER ROADWAYS AND OTHER 
  LOW- LYING AREAS PRONE TO TIDAL FLOODING.

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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