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New Jersey, Cape May

Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:39 AM EDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


... Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect until 1 am EDT
Saturday...

* location... Delaware beaches... New Jersey shore... Delaware
Bay... and the southern shore of the Raritan Bay.

* Coastal flooding... moderate tidal flooding is expected near the
Friday evening high tide. Widespread minor coastal flooding is
expected with the high tide this morning.

* Timing... Friday morning high tide will occur on the oceanfront
between 7 and 9 am EDT. On Friday evening... high tide is expected
along the oceanfront between 730 and 930 PM EDT. High tide on
the back bays can occur up to 5 hours later than high tide on
the oceanfront.

* Surge... near 1.5 feet above the astronomical tide.

* Waves... wave heights on the ocean waters off the coast will be
5 to 8 feet. Wave heights on Delaware Bay will be 2 to 4 feet.

* Impacts... widespread roadway flooding is likely... especially
this Friday evening.

* Outlook... minor tidal flooding may continue with the high tide
cycles on Saturday

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or
imminent. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert
for rising water... and take appropriate action to protect life
and property.

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 visit www.Weather.Gov/phi/tides


Forecast... ... ... ... ... time of... ... ... Predicted location... ... ...
... ... high Tide... ... .Water level

Sandy Hook... ... ... ... .803 am Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
New Jersey... ... ... ... .825 PM Fri... ... near 8.0 feet MLLW
(sandy hook bay)

Seaside Heights... ... ..733 am Fri... ... 6.0 to 6.5 feet MLLW
New Jersey... ... ... ... .755 PM Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)

Atlantic City... ... ... .740 am Fri... ... 6.0 to 6.5 feet MLLW
New Jersey... ... ... ... .804 PM Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)

Cape May... ... ... ... ... 814 am Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
New Jersey... ... ... ... .838 PM Fri... ... near 8.0 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)

Lewes... ... ... ... ... ... 855 am Fri... ... 6.0 to 6.5 feet MLLW
Delaware... ... ... ... ... 918 PM Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(delaware bay)

Rehoboth Beach... ... ... 755 am Fri... ... 6.0 to 6.5 feet MLLW
Delaware... ... ... ... ... 822 PM Fri... ... 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)

High tide on the back bays... along the Delaware Bay... and along
the Raritan Bay occurs later than the high tide on the
oceanfront.





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