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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS41 KPHI 020144
CFWPHI

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
944 PM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

DEZ003-004-NJZ020-022>027-021200-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0022.141102T0700Z-141102T1300Z/
INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-OCEAN-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
944 PM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW JERSEY COASTAL LOCATIONS AS
  WELL AS COASTAL DELAWARE ONTO THE PORTIONS OF THE COAST  BORDERING
  LOWER DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING EXPECTED SUNDAY
  MORNING... PROBABLY A BIT WORSE AND MORE EXTENSIVE THAN WHAT
  OCCURRED SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WITHIN AN HOUR OR SO EITHER SIDE OF THE TIME OF HIGH
  TIDE... WHICH OCCURS BETWEEN ABOUT 230 AM AND 430 AM....LATER IN
  MANY OF THE BACK BAYS.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ROADWAYS PRONE TO MINOR TIDAL FLOODING TO
  FLOOD. RAINFALL MAY ENHANCE LOCAL 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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