Severe Weather Alerts - Long Acres, DE

  • Coastal Flood Advisory

    Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until Wednesday, 12:00 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...THE NEW JERSEY COUNTIES OF OCEAN, SOUTHEASTERN
BURLINGTON, ATLANTIC, CAPE MAY AND CUMBERLAND, AND THE DELAWARE
COUNTIES OF SUSSEX AND KENT.

* COASTAL FLOODING...RESIDUAL MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL LINGER
UNTIL AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY OCEANFRONT OCCURRED BETWEEN
730 PM AND 830 PM THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON THE BACK BAYS,
ALONG RARITAN BAY AND ALONG ARTHUR KILL OCCURS LATER THAN THE
HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* WAVES...WAVES ON THE NEAR-SHORE WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY WILL
RANGE FROM 4 TO 7 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS
MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER. ADDITIONAL BEACH EROSION IS
LIKELY.

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 (ALL IN LOWER CASE).

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