Severe Weather Alerts - Dagsboro, DE

  • Coastal Flood Warning

    Coastal Flood Warning in effect until Saturday, 1:00 AM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...DELAWARE BEACHES...NEW JERSEY SHORE...DELAWARE
BAY... AND THE SOUTHERN SHORE OF THE RARITAN BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MODERATE TIDAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITH THE HIGH
TIDE THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING...THE HIGH TIDE IS EXPECTED ALONG THE
OCEANFRONT BETWEEN 730 AND 930 PM EDT. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK
BAYS CAN OCCUR UP TO 5 HOURS LATER THAN HIGH TIDE ON THE
OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...NEAR 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST WILL BE
5 TO 8 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ON DELAWARE BAY WILL BE 2 TO 4 FEET.

* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ROADWAY FLOODING IS LIKELY THIS EVENING.

* OUTLOOK...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING MAY CONTINUE WITH THE HIGH TIDE
CYCLES ON SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

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 VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

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FORECAST...............TIME OF.........PREDICTED
LOCATION...............HIGH TIDE.......WATER LEVEL

SANDY HOOK.............825 PM FRI......NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW
NEW JERSEY.............
(SANDY HOOK BAY)

SEASIDE HEIGHTS........755 PM FRI......7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
NEW JERSEY.............
(OCEANFRONT)

ATLANTIC CITY..........804 PM FRI......7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
NEW JERSEY.............
(OCEANFRONT)

CAPE MAY...............838 PM FRI......NEAR 8.0 FEET MLLW
NEW JERSEY.............
(OCEANFRONT)

LEWES..................918 PM FRI......7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
DELAWARE...............
(DELAWARE BAY)

REHOBOTH BEACH.........822 PM FRI......7.0 TO 7.5 FEET MLLW
DELAWARE...............
(OCEANFRONT)

HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS...ALONG THE DELAWARE BAY...AND ALONG
THE RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE
OCEANFRONT.

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