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Coastal Flood Statement
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
256 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...A STRONG NORTHEASTER WILL AFFECT DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY ON
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC COAST ON TODAY.
THE LOW WILL INTENSIFY RAPIDLY IS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD...
PASSING NEAR CAPE COD LATE ON TUESDAY BEFORE REACHING NOVA SCOTIA
ON WEDNESDAY.

DEZ001-NJZ016-260900-
/O.CAN.KPHI.CF.A.0001.150127T0400Z-150127T1100Z/
NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
256 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

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

TIDE LEVELS WILL REMAIN BELOW MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING LEVELS.
THERE IS THIS POSSIBILITY FOR SPOTTY MINOR TIDAL FLOODING TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY MORNING HOWEVER.

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DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-262000-
/O.UPG.KPHI.CF.A.0001.150127T0400Z-150127T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.W.0001.150127T0400Z-150127T1200Z/
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-
256 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 AM EST TUESDAY. THE COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MODERATE FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE 
  TIME OF MONDAY NIGHT'S HIGH TIDE.

* AT SANDY HOOK... NEW JERSEY (SANDY HOOK BAY) HIGH TIDE OCCURS 
  AT 107 AM TUESDAY... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL OF 7.5 TO 8.0 
  FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT SEASIDE HEIGHTS... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS 
  AT 1237 AM TUESDAY... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET 
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT ATLANTIC CITY... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS 
  AT 1250 AM TUESDAY... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET 
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT CAPE MAY... NEW JERSEY (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT 124 
  AM TUESDAY... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET ABOVE 
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT LEWES... DELAWARE (DELAWARE BAY) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT 159 AM 
  TUESDAY... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET ABOVE MEAN 
  LOWER LOW WATER.

* AT REHOBOTH BEACH... DELAWARE (OCEANFRONT) HIGH TIDE OCCURS AT 
  1259 AM... WITH A FORECAST TIDE LEVEL NEAR 7.0 FEET ABOVE MEAN 
  LOWER LOW WATER.

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

* IMPACTS...NUMEROUS ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD AND MINOR TO MODERATE 
  PROPERTY DAMAGE IS LIKELY. THE TIDES AND WAVE ACTION WILL 
  RESULT IN MODERATE TO SEVERE BEACH EROSION.


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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