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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS41 KPHI 251334
CFWPHI

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
934 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

NJZ014-025-026-252145-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-140925T1600Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140925T2200Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-140926T0300Z/
EASTERN MONMOUTH-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
934 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL MONMOUTH... OCEAN AND ATLANTIC 
  COUNTIES.

* RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 8 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.

* SEAS...7 TO 11 FEET.

* IMPACTS...BEACH EROSION IS LIKELY. RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE
  THREATENING TODAY EVEN FOR EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS AND SURFERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED
BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND/OR WAVE
CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIPS
CURRENTS. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE
WHO ENTERS THE SURF. 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 GROINS...JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS
AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

&&

$$

NJZ012-013-020-022-027-251445-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-140925T1600Z/
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-ATLANTIC-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
934 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

ADVISORY LEVEL MINOR TIDAL FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED. THE
HIGH TIDE CYCLE WILL CREST JUST BELOW THE THRESHOLD FOR MINOR
TIDAL FLOODING IN MOST AREAS.

$$

DEZ004-NJZ024-252145-
/O.CON.KPHI.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140925T1600Z/
/O.CON.KPHI.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-140926T0300Z/
DELAWARE BEACHES-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
934 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL SUSSEX COUNTY DELAWARE AND CAPE 
  MAY COUNTY NEW JERSEY.

* RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 8 FEET AND SLOWLY LOWERING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. WINDS
  ARE DECREASING.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET AND SLOWLY SUBSIDING.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST SURF AND HIGHEST RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS 
  WILL BE THIS MORNING BUT WILL BE SLOW TO FALL THROUGH THE DAY.

* IMPACTS...BEACH EROSION AND LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED
BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IMPLIES THAT WIND AND/OR WAVE
CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIPS
CURRENTS. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE
WHO ENTERS THE SURF. 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 GROINS...JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS
AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

&&

$$








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