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Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:17 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 23, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from Monday afternoon through late
Monday night...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of central New Jersey... northern New
Jersey... and southern New Jersey... including the following
areas... in central New Jersey... eastern Monmouth... Mercer... and
western Monmouth. In northern New Jersey... Middlesex...
Morris... and Somerset. In southern New Jersey... coastal ocean
and ocean.

* From Monday afternoon through late Monday night

* low pressure will develop and strengthen off the mid-Atlantic
coast on Monday... and then will meander just off the New Jersey
shoreline Monday night before departing on Tuesday. Bands of
moderate to heavy rain will spread into eastern and portions of
northeast New Jersey starting Monday afternoon... with the
heaviest rain falling Monday evening. Between 1 and 3 inches of
rain is expected in the watch area... with locally higher amounts
possibly approaching 4 inches. The highest rainfall is expected
across Monmouth and Middlesex counties... especially near the coast.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Mps



315 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 3 am to 9 PM EST
Monday...

* location... coastal areas of New Jersey from Middlesex County
down to Atlantic County.

* Coastal flooding... areas of minor flooding are expected with
the high tide early on Monday morning. Widespread minor
flooding is anticipated with the high tide late on Monday
afternoon into Monday evening with localized moderate flooding
possible at that time.

* Timing... high tide on the New Jersey oceanfront occurs between
3:30 am and 4:30 am on Monday and again between 4:00 PM and
5:00 PM on Monday. High tide on the back bays and along
Raritan Bay occurs later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* Surge... around 2.0 to 2.5 feet above the astronomical tide
early on Monday morning. About 3.0 to 4.0 feet above the
astronomical tide from late Monday afternoon into Monday
evening.

* Waves... wave heights on the ocean waters off the coast are
forecast to build to 12 to 16 feet on Monday.

* Impacts... localized roadway flooding is expected on Monday
morning. Additional roadways are anticipated to flood from late
Monday afternoon into Monday evening. The late day flooding may
be compounded by heavy rain. Also... significant beach erosion is
likely.

* Outlook... lingering minor tidal flooding may occur again
around the high tide early on Tuesday morning.

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.

For a list of the impact of different tide heights in your County
please go to www.Weather.Gov/phi/tides





High Wind Warning

Statement as of 3:28 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 23, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 3 am to 9 PM EST
Monday...

* winds... northeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected to occur Monday.

* Wind impacts... damaging winds will blow down trees and power
lines. Scattered to numerous power outages are expected.
Travel will be difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:54 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Storm Warning remains in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST
Tuesday...

* winds and seas... northeast winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 60
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft on the Lower Harbor.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Storm Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 48 to
63 kt are expected or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port... or take shelter until winds and waves subside.
Commercial vessels should prepare for very strong winds and
dangerous sea conditions... and consider remaining in port or
taking shelter in port until winds and waves subside.






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Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Florida - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Maryland - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning
New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
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North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning
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Tennessee - Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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