New Castle County, Delaware
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Weather Alerts: New Castle County, Delaware
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Coastal Flood Warning
DEZ001-NJZ016-091500-
/O.EXT.KPHI.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T2000Z/
NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
922 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN DELAWARE AND SALEM COUNTY IN
NEW JERSEY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND TONIGHT'S
HIGH TIDE. MODERATE FLOODING IS EXPECTED AROUND TUESDAY'S MIDDAY
HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 1000 PM AND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT,
AND BETWEEN 1030 AM AND 1230 PM ON TUESDAY IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY
AND SALEM COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED, ESPECIALLY AROUND
TUESDAY'S MIDDAY HIGH TIDE WHEN ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH
WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE 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

REEDY POINT, DE 1110 PM MON 7.5 TO 8.0 FEET MLLW
1129 AM TUE 8.0 TO 8.5 FEET MLLW

$$

Winter Storm Warning
DEZ001-002-MDZ008-012-015-NJZ016>025-027-PAZ070-071-101-102-104-
106-091000-
/O.CON.KPHI.WS.W.0002.160209T0500Z-160210T1100Z/
NEW CASTLE-KENT-CECIL-KENT MD-QUEEN ANNES-SALEM-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-
NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-PHILADELPHIA-WESTERN CHESTER-
EASTERN CHESTER-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-LOWER BUCKS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...DOVER...ELKTON...
CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...PENNSVILLE...GLASSBORO...CAMDEN...
CHERRY HILL...MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...JACKSON...MILLVILLE...
HAMMONTON...CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE...OCEAN CITY...ATLANTIC CITY...
WHARTON STATE FOREST...MEDIA...PHILADELPHIA...HONEY BROOK...
OXFORD...WEST CHESTER...KENNETT SQUARE...NORRISTOWN...LANSDALE...
MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
942 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...PERIODS OF SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW HAS THE POTENTIAL TO FALL AT A
MODERATE TO HEAVY RATE AT TIMES ESPECIALLY LATER TUESDAY AND
TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL AFFECT TRAVEL TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY NIGHT, INCLUDING THE RUSH HOUR COMMUTES. THE ROAD
CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY DETERIORATE DURING TIMES OF HEAVIER
SNOWFALL RATES. REMEMBER, BRIDGES AND OTHER ELEVATED SURFACES
TEND TO BECOME SLIPPERY FIRST.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TEMPERATURES...DROPPING INTO THE UPPER 20S LATER TONIGHT, THEN
RISING INTO THE 30S FOR A TIME TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS AT TIMES. USE
CAUTION WHILE DRIVING, ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OTHER ELEVATED
ROAD SURFACES.

REPORT SNOW 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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