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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:46 AM EDT Sep. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday...

* location... the tidal Delaware River downstream from the
Commodore Barry bridge area and the extreme upper part of
Delaware Bay.

* Coastal flooding... minor flooding is expected with the upcoming
midday and midnight high tide cycles.

* Timing... high tide occurs between 11 am this morning and 1 PM
this afternoon. The following high tide occurs between 11 PM and
1 am tonight.

* Surge... around 1.5 feet above the astronomical tide.

* Impacts... localized roadway flooding is expected. Some roads
may be closed due to high water.

* Outlook... the potential for minor coastal flooding near the
times of high tide will continue into Thursday and perhaps
Friday.

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


Jrk



Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:46 AM EDT Sep. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday...

* location... the tidal Delaware River downstream from the
Commodore Barry bridge area and the extreme upper part of
Delaware Bay.

* Coastal flooding... minor flooding is expected with the upcoming
midday and midnight high tide cycles.

* Timing... high tide occurs between 11 am this morning and 1 PM
this afternoon. The following high tide occurs between 11 PM and
1 am tonight.

* Surge... around 1.5 feet above the astronomical tide.

* Impacts... localized roadway flooding is expected. Some roads
may be closed due to high water.

* Outlook... the potential for minor coastal flooding near the
times of high tide will continue into Thursday and perhaps
Friday.

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


Jrk



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