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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:27 AM EDT Sep. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to
midnight EDT tonight.

* Locations... coastal locations of northern and central New Jersey.

* Timing... coastal flooding is possible with the high tide this
evening.

* Coastal flood impacts... up to one foot of saltwater inundation
above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near
shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
possible for coastal locations in Monmouth County. In Middlesex
County, minor Road flooding is possible in Woodbridge township,
Perth Amboy, Old Bridge township, and South Amboy. Minor roadway
flooding is possible on Long Beach island, Seaside Heights,
Point Pleasant Beach and other locations near Barnegat Bay.

* Waves... 5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the advanced hydrologic prediction service at
water.Weather.Gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Perth Amboy NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.1 ft, moderate 8.1 ft, major 9.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 6.3 0.7 0.7 none
24/08 PM 7.6 2.0 1.7 minor
25/09 am 7.6 2.0 1.9 minor
25/09 PM 6.9 1.2 1.1 none
26/09 am 6.6 1.0 0.8 none
26/09 PM 6.2 0.5 0.5 none

Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 6.7 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 6.0 0.8 0.9 none
24/08 PM 6.9 1.7 1.5 minor
25/09 am 7.1 1.9 1.8 minor
25/09 PM 6.5 1.3 1.2 none
26/09 am 6.2 1.0 0.8 none
26/09 PM 5.8 0.6 0.6 none

Manasquan NJ
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.7 ft, major 7.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 2.2 ft, major 3.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 5.2 0.7 0.5 none
24/08 PM 5.7 1.2 0.8 minor
25/08 am 6.0 1.5 1.2 minor
25/09 PM 5.6 1.1 0.8 none
26/09 am 5.4 0.9 0.5 none
26/09 PM 5.0 0.5 0.3 none

Barnegat Light NJ
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 3.1 0.6 0.5 none
24/08 PM 3.6 1.1 0.8 minor
25/08 am 3.7 1.2 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 3.6 1.1 0.9 minor
26/09 am 3.4 0.9 0.6 none
26/09 PM 3.1 0.6 0.4 none





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:27 AM EDT Sep. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to
midnight EDT tonight.

* Locations... coastal locations of northern and central New Jersey.

* Timing... coastal flooding is possible with the high tide this
evening.

* Coastal flood impacts... up to one foot of saltwater inundation
above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near
shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
possible for coastal locations in Monmouth County. In Middlesex
County, minor Road flooding is possible in Woodbridge township,
Perth Amboy, Old Bridge township, and South Amboy. Minor roadway
flooding is possible on Long Beach island, Seaside Heights,
Point Pleasant Beach and other locations near Barnegat Bay.

* Waves... 5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the advanced hydrologic prediction service at
water.Weather.Gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Perth Amboy NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.1 ft, moderate 8.1 ft, major 9.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 6.3 0.7 0.7 none
24/08 PM 7.6 2.0 1.7 minor
25/09 am 7.6 2.0 1.9 minor
25/09 PM 6.9 1.2 1.1 none
26/09 am 6.6 1.0 0.8 none
26/09 PM 6.2 0.5 0.5 none

Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 6.7 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 6.0 0.8 0.9 none
24/08 PM 6.9 1.7 1.5 minor
25/09 am 7.1 1.9 1.8 minor
25/09 PM 6.5 1.3 1.2 none
26/09 am 6.2 1.0 0.8 none
26/09 PM 5.8 0.6 0.6 none

Manasquan NJ
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.7 ft, major 7.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 2.2 ft, major 3.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 5.2 0.7 0.5 none
24/08 PM 5.7 1.2 0.8 minor
25/08 am 6.0 1.5 1.2 minor
25/09 PM 5.6 1.1 0.8 none
26/09 am 5.4 0.9 0.5 none
26/09 PM 5.0 0.5 0.3 none

Barnegat Light NJ
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
24/08 am 3.1 0.6 0.5 none
24/08 PM 3.6 1.1 0.8 minor
25/08 am 3.7 1.2 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 3.6 1.1 0.9 minor
26/09 am 3.4 0.9 0.6 none
26/09 PM 3.1 0.6 0.4 none





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