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Harvey Cedars Police Department
Saturday March 3rd, 2018 :: 03:38 p.m. EST

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Coastal Flood Warning until 03:00AM Sunday

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...Coastal areas of Ocean County, Atlantic County and southeastern Burlington County.

* COASTAL FLOODING...Minor to moderate flooding is expected again with high tide this evening.

* TIMING...High tide occurs between 8:30 PM and 9:30 PM this evening. High tide on on the back bays occurs later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* SURGE...About 2.0 to 2.5 feet into Sunday.

* WAVES...From 8 to 14 feet on the ocean into Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Numerous roadways are expected to flood and minor to moderate property damage is possible. The tides and wave action will likely result in significant beach erosion.

* OUTLOOK...Residual minor flooding is expected around the times of high tide on Sunday and possibly on Monday. Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour. 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 03/09 PM 4.6 2.1 2.1 Moderate 04/09 AM 4.3 1.8 1.8 Minor 04/10 PM 3.9 1.4 1.4 Minor 05/10 AM 3.7 1.2 1.4 Minor 05/11 PM 3.7 1.2 1.3 Minor 06/11 AM 3.1 0.6 1.0 None Atlantic City - Oceanfront NJ MLLW Categories - Minor 6.0 FT, Moderate 7.0 FT, Major 8.0 FT MHHW Categories - Minor 1.4 FT, Moderate 2.4 FT, Major 3.4 FT Total Total Departure Day/Time Tide Tide from Norm Flood ft MLLW ft MHHW ft Impact -------- --------- --------- --------- -------- 03/09 PM 7.0 2.4 2.5 Moderate 04/09 AM 6.4 1.8 1.8 Minor 04/10 PM 5.7 1.1 1.3 None 05/10 AM 5.8 1.2 1.5 None 05/10 PM 5.6 1.0 1.4 None 06/11 AM 5.0 0.4 1.1 None &&

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATLANTIC ... COASTAL ATLANTIC ... COASTAL OCEAN ... OCEAN ... SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON

Instructions:

This Coastal Flood Warning means that moderate tidal flooding is imminent. 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. 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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Address/Location
Harvey Cedars Police Department
7606 Long Beach Boulevard
Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-494-6509

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible 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 Warning

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