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Asbury Park Police Department
Tuesday November 7th, 2017 :: 03:45 p.m. EST
Advisory

Coastal Flood Advisory until 04:00PM Wednesday

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 4 PM EST WEDNESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 4 PM EST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL AREAS OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY, MONMOUTH COUNTY, AND OCEAN COUNTY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED AROUND THE TIME OF WEDNESDAY MORNING`S HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY OCEANFRONT OCCURS BETWEEN 10:00 AM AND 11:00 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS AND ALONG RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...A HALF FOOT TO AROUND A FOOT ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST ARE FORECAST TO BE 4 TO 8 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER. 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 07/10 PM 6.2/ 6.7 0.6/ 1.1 0.8/ 1.3 NONE 08/11 AM 7.1/ 7.6 1.5/ 2.0 0.8/ 1.3 MINOR 08/11 PM 6.1/ 6.6 0.5/ 1.0 0.9/ 1.4 NONE 09/12 PM 6.5/ 7.0 0.8/ 1.3 0.5/ 1.0 NONE 10/12 AM 5.0/ 5.5 -0.8/-0.2 -0.2/ 0.3 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 07/10 PM 5.7/ 6.2 0.5/ 1.0 0.7/ 1.1 NONE 08/11 AM 6.6/ 7.1 1.4/ 1.9 0.8/ 1.3 MINOR 08/11 PM 5.7/ 6.2 0.5/ 1.0 0.9/ 1.4 NONE 09/12 PM 6.0/ 6.5 0.8/ 1.3 0.5/ 1.0 NONE 10/01 AM 4.5/ 5.0 -0.8/-0.2 -0.2/ 0.2 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 07/10 PM 5.1/ 5.6 0.6/ 1.1 0.6/ 1.1 NONE 08/11 AM 5.9/ 6.4 1.4/ 1.9 0.7/ 1.1 MINOR 08/11 PM 5.2/ 5.7 0.7/ 1.1 0.8/ 1.3 NONE 09/12 PM 5.5/ 6.0 1.0/ 1.5 0.5/ 1.0 MINOR 10/12 AM 4.5/ 5.0 0.0/ 0.5 0.2/ 0.7 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 07/10 PM 3.0/ 3.5 0.5/ 1.0 0.7/ 1.1 NONE 08/10 AM 3.7/ 4.2 1.2/ 1.7 0.8/ 1.3 MINOR 08/11 PM 3.1/ 3.6 0.6/ 1.1 0.9/ 1.4 NONE 09/12 PM 3.4/ 3.9 0.9/ 1.4 0.6/ 1.1 MINOR 10/12 AM 2.6/ 3.1 0.1/ 0.6 0.4/ 0.9 NONE &&

* AFFECTED AREAS: COASTAL OCEAN ... EASTERN MONMOUTH ... MIDDLESEX ... OCEAN ... WESTERN MONMOUTH

Instructions:

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.

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Asbury Park Police Department
1 Municipal Plaza
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Coastal Flood Advisory

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