Kent County, Delaware
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Coastal Flood Warning
DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-091800-
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T1800Z/
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-
922 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...WIDESPREAD MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING WAS
OCCURRING THIS MORNING...SIMILAR TO MONDAY MORNING AND IN SOME
CASES EVEN HIGHER THAN YESTERDAY. THE ONLY GOOD NEWS IS THAT
THERE WAS SLIGHTLY LESS WAVE RUNUP ALONG THE COASTS.

* TIMING...THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE ALONG THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE
OCEANFRONT WAS AROUND 730 AM TO 830 AM THIS MORNING. RECESSIONS
WILL BEGIN THERE SHORTLY.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS OF 5 TO 9 FEET WERE OCCURRING ALONG THE
NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE.

* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROADWAY FLOODING WAS OCCURRING FOR A TIME
THIS MORNING WITH SOME ROAD CLOSURES EXPECTED. ISOLATED DAMAGE
TO VULNERABLE STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING. WAVE ACTION
WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION.

* OUTLOOK...TIDAL INUNDATION FLOODING FOR THIS EVENINGS AND
WEDNESDAY MORNINGS HIGH TIDE CYCLES WILL NOT BE AS EXTENSIVE.
ADVISORIES ARE LIKELY TO BE NEEDED IN OUR AFTERNOON UPDATE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR TIDAL
FLOODING IS EXPECTED. 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

SANDY HOOK... NJ 803 AM TUE NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW
(SANDY HOOK BAY)

SEASIDE HEIGHTS... NJ 733 AM TUE NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

ATLANTIC CITY... NJ 742 AM TUE NEAR 7.5 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

CAPE MAY... NJ 816 AM TUE NEAR 8.5 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

LEWES... DE 900 AM TUE 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(DELAWARE BAY)

REHOBOTH BEACH... DE 806 AM TUE 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
(OCEANFRONT)

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

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
DEZ001>004-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-NJZ016>027-100400-
/O.CON.KPHI.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160210T1100Z/
NEW CASTLE-KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CECIL-KENT MD-
QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-
NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...DOVER...GEORGETOWN...
REHOBOTH BEACH...ELKTON...CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...EASTON...
DENTON...PENNSVILLE...GLASSBORO...CAMDEN...CHERRY HILL...
MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...JACKSON...MILLVILLE...HAMMONTON...
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE...OCEAN CITY...ATLANTIC CITY...
LONG BEACH ISLAND...WHARTON STATE FOREST
952 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MARYLAND'S EASTERN SHORE, DELAWARE AND SOUTHERN NEW
JERSEY

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES EXCEPT AROUND
5 OR 6 INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF BOTH CECIL
COUNTY MARYLAND AND NEW CASTLE COUNTY DELAWARE.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF PRECIPITATION TODAY WILL BE MOSTLY SNOW WHEN
IT FALLS AT A HEAVIER RATE. SNOW HAS THE POTENTIAL TO FALL AT A
MODERATE TO HEAVY RATE AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN
CECIL COUNTY MARYLAND AND NORTHERN NEW CASTLE COUNTY DELAWARE.
MEANWHILE FROM SUSSEX AND SOUTHERN KENT COUNTIES IN DELAWARE TO
CAPE MAY AND ATLANTIC COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST NEW JERSEY, SNOW
SHOULD NOT BE A TRAVEL HAZARD UNTIL LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR
EVENING WHEN TEMPERATURES FALL TO NEAR FREEZING AND INTERMITTENT
PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL AFFECT TRAVEL THROUGH
TONIGHT...INCLUDING THE LATE DAY COMMUTE AND ESPECIALLY IN
CECIL COUNTY MARYLAND AND NEW CASTLE COUNTY DELAWARE. THE ROAD
CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY DETERIORATE DURING TIMES OF HEAVIER
SNOWFALL RATES LATER TODAY. REMEMBER... BRIDGES AND OTHER
ELEVATED SURFACES TEND TO BECOME SLIPPERY FIRST.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE 30S.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES... AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

REPORT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
BY CALLING OUR TRAINED SPOTTER LINE... POSTING TO THE NWS MOUNT
HOLLY FACEBOOK PAGE... OR USING TWITTER @NWS_MOUNTHOLLY.

SNOWFALL AND ICE ACCUMULATION FORECAST MAPS IN ADDITION TO
EXPERIMENTAL PROBABILISTIC SNOWFALL INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST
EVENT ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/WINTER

&&

$$
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