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WHUS41 KPHI 222015  
CFWPHI  
 
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PENNSYLVANIA...NEW JERSEY...DELAWARE...  
AND MARYLAND  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
315 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017  
 
NJZ012>014-020-022-025>027-231100-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0001.170123T0800Z-170124T0200Z/  
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-ATLANTIC-  
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-  
315 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM EST  
MONDAY...  
 
* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY FROM MIDDLESEX COUNTY  
DOWN TO ATLANTIC COUNTY.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING ARE EXPECTED WITH  
THE HIGH TIDE EARLY ON MONDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD MINOR  
FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED WITH THE HIGH TIDE LATE ON MONDAY  
AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING WITH LOCALIZED MODERATE FLOODING  
POSSIBLE AT THAT TIME.  
 
* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY OCEANFRONT OCCURS BETWEEN  
3:30 AM AND 4:30 AM ON MONDAY AND AGAIN BETWEEN 4:00 PM AND  
5:00 PM ON MONDAY. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS AND ALONG  
RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.  
 
* SURGE...AROUND 2.0 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE  
EARLY ON MONDAY MORNING. ABOUT 3.0 TO 4.0 FEET ABOVE THE  
ASTRONOMICAL TIDE FROM LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY  
EVENING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST ARE  
FORECAST TO BUILD TO 12 TO 16 FEET ON MONDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY  
MORNING. ADDITIONAL ROADWAYS ARE ANTICIPATED TO FLOOD FROM LATE  
MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING. THE LATE DAY FLOODING MAY  
BE COMPOUNDED BY HEAVY RAIN. ALSO...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* OUTLOOK...LINGERING MINOR TIDAL FLOODING MAY OCCUR AGAIN  
AROUND THE HIGH TIDE EARLY ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED. 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.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES  
 

 
 

 
 
DEZ002>004-NJZ021-023-024-231100-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0001.170123T0800Z-170124T0200Z/  
KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CUMBERLAND-CAPE MAY-  
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-  
315 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM EST  
MONDAY...  
 
* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF CAPE MAY COUNTY IN NEW JERSEY AND  
SUSSEX COUNTY IN DELAWARE...AS WELL AS AREAS ALONG DELAWARE  
BAY.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING ARE EXPECTED WITH  
THE HIGH TIDE EARLY ON MONDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD MINOR  
FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED WITH THE HIGH TIDE LATE ON MONDAY  
AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING.  
 
* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT  
OCCURS BETWEEN 3:30 AM AND 4:30 AM ON MONDAY AND AGAIN BETWEEN  
4:00 PM AND 5:00 PM ON MONDAY. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS AND  
ALONG DELAWARE BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE  
OCEANFRONT.  
 
* SURGE...AROUND 2.0 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE  
EARLY ON MONDAY MORNING. ABOUT 3.0 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL  
TIDE FROM LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST ARE  
FORECAST TO BUILD TO 12 TO 16 FEET ON MONDAY. WAVES ON DELAWARE  
BAY SHOULD INCREASE TO 3 TO 7 FEET.  
 
* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY  
MORNING. ADDITIONAL ROADWAYS ARE ANTICIPATED TO FLOOD FROM LATE  
MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY EVENING. THE LATE DAY FLOODING MAY  
BE COMPOUNDED BY RAIN. ALSO...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* OUTLOOK...LINGERING MINOR TIDAL FLOODING MAY OCCUR AGAIN  
AROUND THE HIGH TIDE EARLY ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED. 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.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES  
 

 
 

 
 
DEZ001-NJZ016-231100-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0001.170123T1000Z-170124T0300Z/  
NEW CASTLE-SALEM-  
315 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 10 PM  
EST MONDAY...  
 
* LOCATION...THE TIDAL DELAWARE RIVER DOWNSTREAM FROM THE  
COMMODORE BARRY BRIDGE AREA...AND THE EXTREME UPPER PART OF  
DELAWARE BAY.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING ARE EXPECTED WITH  
THE HIGH TIDE ON MONDAY MORNING AND AGAIN WITH THE HIGH TIDE  
ON MONDAY EVENING.  
 
* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ALONG NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN DELAWARE AND  
SALEM COUNTY IN NEW JERSEY OCCURS AROUND 7:30 AM TO 8:00 AM ON  
MONDAY AND AGAIN AROUND 8:00 PM TO 8:30 PM ON MONDAY.  
 
* SURGE...AROUND 2.0 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE ON  
MONDAY MORNING. ABOUT 2.5 TO 3.0 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL  
TIDE ON MONDAY EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY  
MORNING AND AGAIN ON MONDAY EVENING. THE LATE DAY FLOODING MAY  
BE COMPOUNDED BY RAIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED. 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.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES  
 

 
 

 
 
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