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Lincoln Park Office of Emergency Management
Saturday March 13th, 2010 :: 08:57 p.m. EST

Advisory

Flood Warning Pequannock & Passaic Rivers

THE NATL WEATHER SVC HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NJ.
PASSAIC RIVER AT MILLINGTON
PASSAIC RIVER AT PINE BROOK
PASSAIC RIVER AT LITTLE FALLS
WANAQUE RIVER AT WANAQUE DAM

FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVER IN NJ.
PASSAIC RIVER AT CHATHAM

FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MAJOR SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVER IN NJ.
PEQUANNOCK RIVER BELOW MACOPIN DAM

FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVER IN NJ.
POMPTON RIVER AT POMPTON PLAINS

FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVER IN NJ.
RAMAPO RIVER AT POMPTON LAKES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.

SAFETY MESSAGE.DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS.

&&

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841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

THE NATL WEATHER SVC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE PASSAIC RIVER AT MILLINGTON.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 7:30 PM, THE STAGE WAS 7.5 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER SHOULD RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT AND
IT SHOULD CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.4 FEET BY EARLY MON MORNING.

$$

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841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY.
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE PASSAIC RIVER AT CHATHAM.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 8:15 PM, THE STAGE WAS 7.0 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING & MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 7.9 FEET BY MONDAY
MORNING, THEN IT SHOULD BEGIN FALLING.

$$

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841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

THE NATL WEATHER SVC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE PASSAIC RIVER AT PINE BROOK.
* FROM SUN MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:00 PM, THE STAGE WAS 17.8 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER SHOULD RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUN MORNING
& IT WILL LIKELY CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 20.8 FEET BY TUES AFTERNOON.

$$

NJC013-031-140740-
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841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

THE NATL WEATHER SVC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE PASSAIC RIVER AT LITTLE FALLS.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 7:30 PM, THE STAGE WAS 6.1 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER SHOULD RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT & IT
WILL LIKLEY CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 10.4 FEET BY TUES MORNING.
* IMPACT.AT 9.0 FEET, WIDESPREAD FLOODING OCCURS THROUGHOUT LINCOLN PARK AND
WAYNE.

$$

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/MCPN4.3.ER.100313T2030Z.100314T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MAJOR SEVERITY.
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE PEQUANNOCK RIVER BELOW MACOPIN DAM.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 8:15 PM, THE STAGE WAS 6.1 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING & MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 7.7 FEET BY EARLY
SUN AFTERNOON, THEN IT SHOULD BEGIN FALLING.

$$

NJC027-031-140740-
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/PPPN4.2.ER.100314T0400Z.100315T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY.
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE POMPTON RIVER AT POMPTON PLAINS.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 8:15 PM, THE STAGE WAS 15.4 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER SHOULD RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TONIGHT & IT WILL
LIKELY CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 18.7 FEET BY SUN EVENING.
* IMPACT.AT 18.0 FEET, PEQUANNOCK AVENUE AT SHADY STREET BECOMES IMPASSABLE
BLOCKING ROOSEVELT & SHADY STREETS. OAKWOOD AT SHADY STREET BECOMES
IMPASSBLE.

$$

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/PPTN4.2.ER.100314T0105Z.100314T1800Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY.
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE RAMAPO RIVER AT POMPTON LAKES.
* FROM THIS EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:15 PM, THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING & MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 14.1 FEET BY EARLY
SUN AFTERNOON, THEN IT SHOULD BEGIN FALLING.

$$

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841 PM EST SAT MAR 13 2010

THE NATL WEATHER SVC IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE WANAQUE RIVER AT WANAQUE DAM.
* FROM LATE SUN NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 8:00 PM, THE STAGE WAS 2.3 FEET & RISING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST.THE RIVER SHOULD RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY MON MORNING AND
CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 6.8 FEET BY MON AFTERNOON.


$$

FLD OBSERVED FORECAST
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME CREST

PASSAIC RIVER
MILLINGTON 8.0 7.53 SAT 7 PM 9.4 SUN 8 PM
CHATHAM 6.0 7.01 SAT 8 PM 7.9 MON 2 AM
PINE BROOK 19.0 17.80 SAT 8 PM 20.8 TUE 2 PM
LITTLE FALLS 7.0 6.13 SAT 7 PM 10.4 TUE 8 AM

PEQUANNOCK RIVER
MACOPIN DAM 5.5 6.13 SAT 8 PM 7.7 SUN 2 PM

POMPTON RIVER
POMPTON PLAINS 16.0 15.35 SAT 8 PM 18.7 SUN 8 PM

WANAQUE RIVER
WANAQUE DAM 5.0 2.28 SAT 8 PM 6.8 MON 2 PM

RAMAPO RIVER
POMPTON LAKES 11.5 11.60 SAT 8 PM 14.1 SUN 2 PM

Address/Location
Lincoln Park Office of Emergency Management
34 Chapel Hill Rd
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

Paul Gresko
pgresko@optonline.net


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