488  
WHUS41 KPHI 081143 CCA  
CFWPHI  
 
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR PENNSYLVANIA...CORRECTED  
AND MARYLAND  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
643 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016  
   
..COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY
 
 
.LOW PRESSURE WAS LOCATED OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THIS  
AFTERNOON. THE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES  
NORTHEASTWARD AND OUT TO SEA. THE LOW WILL BRING AN ONSHORE FLOW  
TO THE COASTS OF DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY INTO MONDAY. ANOTHER  
DEVELOPING LOW APPROACHING FROM THE WEST IS FORECAST TO PASS OFF  
THE VIRGINIA COAST LATE ON MONDAY NIGHT.  
 
NJZ020-022-025>027-090045-  
/O.UPG.KPHI.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160209T0900Z/  
/O.COR.KPHI.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T0300Z/  
/O.COR.KPHI.CF.A.0002.160209T0900Z-160209T1800Z/  
OCEAN-ATLANTIC-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-  
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-  
643 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...  
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT  
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL  
FLOOD WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING.  
THE COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.  
 
* LOCATION...CENTRAL NEW JERSEY SHORE.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...WIDESPREAD MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS  
ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS MORNING.  
MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS AGAIN POSSIBLE WITH THE MONDAY  
EVENING HIGH TIDE. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD  
MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING AGAIN ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
* TIMING...THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE ALONG THE NEW JERSEY OCEANFRONT  
ARE AROUND 630 AM TO 730 AM ON MONDAY MORNING... AROUND 700 PM  
TO 800 PM ON MONDAY EVENING... AND AROUND 730 AM TO 830 AM ON  
TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST TO BUILD TO 8 TO 12 FEET ON  
THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY.  
 
* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED FROM MONDAY MORNING  
INTO MONDAY NIGHT... ESPECIALLY AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.  
WIDESPREAD ROAD FLOODING AND SOME DAMAGE TO VULNERABLE  
STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY MORNING. WAVE ACTION WILL  
LIKELY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR TIDAL  
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. 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 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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).  
 
 
 

 
 
 
LOCATION TIME OF PREDICTED WATER LEVEL  
HIGH TIDE  
 
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ 648 AM MON NEAR 7 FEET MLLW  
(OCEANFRONT) 712 PM MON NEAR 7 FEET MLLW  
733 AM TUE NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW  
 
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ 657 AM MON NEAR 7 FEET MLLW  
(OCEANFRONT) 720 PM MON NEAR 7 FEET MLLW  
742 AM TUE 7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW  
 
HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS...ALONG THE DELAWARE BAY...AND ALONG  
THE RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE  
OCEANFRONT.  
 

 
 
NJZ012>014-090045-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T0300Z/  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.A.0002.160209T0900Z-160209T1800Z/  
MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-EASTERN MONMOUTH-  
643 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS  
EVENING...  
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT  
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
 
* LOCATION...NORTHERN NEW JERSEY SHORE.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...WIDESPREAD MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS  
ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS MORNING.  
MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING IS AGAIN POSSIBLE WITH THE MONDAY  
EVENING HIGH TIDE. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD  
MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING AGAIN ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
* TIMING...HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 7 AND 8 AM  
EST. HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 7 AND 9 PM EST.  
IT WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 730 AM TO 830 AM ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST TO BUILD TO 8 TO 12 FEET ON  
THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY.  
 
* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROAD FLOODING AND SOME DAMAGE TO  
VULNERABLE STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE FOR THE NEXT THREE HIGH TIDE  
CYCLES. WAVE ACTION WILL LIKELY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT BEACH  
EROSION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR TIDAL  
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. BE PREPARED FOR RISING WATER  
LEVELS AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
FOLLOW THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT  
OFFICIALS.  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR THE  
DEVELOPMENT OF MODERATE OR MAJOR 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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).  
 

 
 
LOCATION TIME OF PREDICTED WATER LEVEL  
HIGH TIDE  
 
SANDY HOOK... NJ 718 AM MON NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW  
(SANDY HOOK BAY) 742 PM MON NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW  
803 AM TUE NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW  
 

 
 
DEZ002>004-NJZ021-023-024-090045-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160209T0900Z/  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.A.0002.160209T0900Z-160209T1800Z/  
KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CUMBERLAND-CAPE MAY-  
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-  
643 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST  
TUESDAY...  
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT  
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
 
* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE  
AND AREAS ALONG DELAWARE BAY.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...WIDESPREAD MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS  
ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP THIS MORNING WITH LOCALIZED MODERATE  
FLOODING POSSIBLE AT THAT TIME. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH THE MONDAY EVENING HIGH TIDE AND  
INTO MONDAY NIGHT. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD  
MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING ON TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
* TIMING...THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE ALONG THE NEW JERSEY AND  
DELAWARE OCEANFRONT ARE AROUND 630 AM TO 730 AM ON MONDAY  
MORNING... AROUND 700 PM TO 800 PM ON MONDAY EVENING... AND  
AROUND 730 AM TO 830 AM ON TUESDAY MORNING. HIGH TIDE ON THE  
BACK BAYS... ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY OCCURS  
LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.  
 
* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST TO BUILD TO 8 TO 12 FEET ON  
THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY. WAVES ON  
DELAWARE BAY ARE EXPECTED TO BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET.  
 
* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED FROM MONDAY MORNING  
INTO MONDAY NIGHT... ESPECIALLY AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.  
WIDESPREAD ROAD FLOODING AND SOME DAMAGE TO VULNERABLE  
STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY MORNING. WAVE ACTION WILL  
LIKELY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THIS COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR THE  
DEVELOPMENT OF MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING.  
 
BE PREPARED TO BEGIN TAKING APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE  
AND PROPERTY. FOLLOW THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF LOCAL EMERGENCY  
MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS. BE SURE TO CHECK THE LATEST FORECAST FROM  
TIME TO TIME IN CASE A WARNING IS ISSUED OR ANY NEW INFORMATION  
BECOMES AVAILABLE.  
 
FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR COUNTY  
PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES (ALL IN LOWER CASE).  
 

 
 
LOCATION TIME OF PREDICTED WATER LEVEL  
HIGH TIDE  
 
CAPE MAY, NJ 731 AM MON NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW  
(OCEANFRONT) 754 PM MON 7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW  
816 AM TUE NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW  
 
LEWES, DE 815 AM MON 6.5 TO 7.0 FEET MLLW  
(DELAWARE BAY) 835 PM MON NEAR 6.5 FEET MLLW  
900 AM TUE NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW  
 
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE 719 AM MON 6.5 TO 7.0 FEET MLLW  
(OCEANFRONT) 736 PM MON NEAR 6.5 FEET MLLW  
806 AM TUE NEAR 7.0 FEET MLLW  
 
HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS, ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN  
BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.  
 

 
 
DEZ001-NJZ016-081800-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0004.160208T1400Z-160208T1800Z/  
NEW CASTLE-SALEM-  
643 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS  
AFTERNOON...  
 
* LOCATION...NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN DELAWARE AND SALEM COUNTY IN  
NEW JERSEY.  
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND MONDAY'S  
LATE MORNING HIGH TIDE.  
 
* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS GENERALLY BETWEEN 1000 AM AND NOON  
ON MONDAY MORNING IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY AND SALEM COUNTY.  
 
* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED. SOME  
ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.  
 
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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).  
 

 
 

 
 
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