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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
351 PM EST MON DEC 8 2014

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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-
351 PM EST MON DEC 8 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY.
THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND HIGH
  TIDE THIS EVENING. MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED DURING
  THE TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE. HEAVY RAIN AND ROUGH SURF AT THE
  TIME OF HIGH TIDE WILL ENHANCE TO FLOODING PROBLEM.

* AT SANDY HOOK... NEW JERSEY...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL 
  OCCUR AT 910 PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.8 FEET ABOVE 
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL OCCUR 
  AT 919 AM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL OF 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET ABOVE 
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT SEASIDE HEIGHTS... NEW JERSEY...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL
  OCCUR AT 840 PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.5 FEET ABOVE
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL OCCUR
  AT 849 AM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET ABOVE MEAN
  LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT ATLANTIC CITY... NEW JERSEY...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL
  OCCUR AT 846 PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.2 FEET ABOVE
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL OCCUR
  AT 857 AM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL OF NEAR 7.2 FEET ABOVE MEAN
  LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT CAPE MAY... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT)...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING
  WILL OCCUR AT 920 PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.8 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL
  OCCUR AT 931 AM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL OF 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT LEWES... DELAWARE...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL OCCUR AT 956
  PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.1 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW
  WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL OCCUR AT 1011 AM WITH
  A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.2 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT REHOBOTH BEACH... DELAWARE...HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL
  OCCUR AT 854 PM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 6.4 FEET ABOVE
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. THE HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WILL OCCUR
  AT 921 AM WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.1 FEET ABOVE MEAN
  LOWER LOW WATER.

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

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ROADWAYS PRONE TO MINOR TIDAL FLOODING TO 
  FLOOD THIS EVENING. EXPECT ROAD CLOSURES DURING THE TIMES OF 
  HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING WHEN HIGHER WATER LEVELS ARE 
  EXPECTED. IN ADDITION WIND DRIVEN HEAVY RAINS AND WAVE ACTION 
  WILL EXACERBATE THE POTENTIAL FOR BEACH EROSION TUESDAY.

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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DEZ001-NJZ016-091100-
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NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
351 PM EST MON DEC 8 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 3 PM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 3 PM EST
TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...COASTAL SECTIONS OF NEW CASTLE AND SALEM COUNTIES
  ALONG THE UPPER DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED AROUND HIGH TIDE
  LATE TUESDAY MORNING INTO EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 10 AM AND 2 PM.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

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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