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Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:02 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


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

* location... coastal New Jersey and Delaware and the lower
Delaware Bay.

* Coastal flooding... water levels have remained elevated since the
high tide this morning... with moderate coastal flooding already
occurring in some locations. Evacuations have been reported in
these locations... with major coastal flooding possible.

* Timing... ongoing coastal flooding is expected and will peak with
the high tide which will occur between 7 and 9 PM on the ocean
front. High tide on the Delaware Bay and back bays may occur up
to three hours later.

* Waves... around 3 to 5 feet.

* Surge... tides will be around 2 feet above astronomical tides.
Heavy rain at the time of high tides could exacerbate coastal
flooding... leading to total water levels even higher.

* Impacts... roadway flooding is expected near both high tides.

* Outlook... at least minor tidal inundation flooding is
anticipated with the Friday morning high tide cycle... and
possibly again Friday evening.

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 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 visit www.Weather.Gov/phi/tides


Forecast time of predicted
location high Tide Water level

Lewes 8:36 PM Thu near 7.3 feet MLLW
Delaware
(delaware bay)





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:01 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southern New Jersey
and southeast Pennsylvania... including the following areas...
in southern New Jersey... Atlantic... Atlantic coastal Cape
May... Camden... Cape May... coastal Atlantic... coastal ocean...
Cumberland... Gloucester... northwestern Burlington... ocean...
Salem and southeastern Burlington. In southeast Pennsylvania...
   Delaware and Philadelphia.

* Through Friday afternoon

* heavy rainfall associated with low pressure will affect the area
through Friday. The heaviest rains will taper off after daybreak
Friday. Widespread 2 to 4 inch rain totals are possible with
isolated amounts around 6 inches possible near the coastal
areas. These rainfall totals are capable of producing flooding
across the watch area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:45 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Wind Advisory in effect until 6 am EDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect until 6 am EDT Friday.

* Locations... Sussex County Delaware and coastal sections of central
and southern New Jersey.

* Winds... northeast 15 to 25 mph with scattered gusts of 45 to 50
mph.

* Timing... in progress with strongest wind gusts tonight.

* Impacts... small tree limbs may break causing a few power outages.
High profile vehicles will be subject to unexpected and
uncontrolled movement in strong gusts.

* Outlook... northeast winds will diminish Friday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that very windy conditions are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. Light-weight outdoor
objects such as patio furniture and garbage cans should be
secured.





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
- Small Craft Advisory

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