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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 6:13 AM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 2 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* locations... Middlesex, Monmouth, and ocean counties.

* Timing... minor coastal flooding is expected with the high tide
this morning which occurs between 8 and 9 am on the
oceanfront. High tide on the back bays and along Raritan Bay
occurs later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* Coastal flood impacts... up to one half foot of saltwater
inundation above ground level is possible in low-lying areas
near shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
possible for coastal locations in Monmouth County. In
Middlesex County, minor Road flooding is possible in
Woodbridge township, Perth Amboy, Old Bridge township, and
South Amboy. Minor roadway flooding is possible on Long Beach
island, Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach and other
locations near Barnegat Bay. .

* waves... 5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the advanced hydrologic prediction service at
water.Weather.Gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Perth Amboy NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.1 ft, moderate 8.1 ft, major 9.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/09 am 7.3 1.7 1.6 minor
25/09 PM 6.7 1.0 0.9 none
26/09 am 6.4 0.8 0.6 none
26/09 PM 6.0 0.3 0.3 none
27/10 am 6.3 0.7 0.4 none
27/10 PM 6.2 0.5 0.7 none

Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 6.7 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/09 am 7.0 1.8 1.7 minor
25/09 PM 6.3 1.1 1.0 none
26/09 am 6.1 0.9 0.7 none
26/09 PM 5.7 0.5 0.5 none
27/10 am 5.9 0.7 0.5 none
27/10 PM 6.0 0.8 0.9 none

Manasquan NJ
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.7 ft, major 7.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 2.2 ft, major 3.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/08 am 5.8 1.3 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 5.5 1.0 0.7 none
26/09 am 5.3 0.8 0.4 none
26/09 PM 4.9 0.4 0.2 none
27/10 am 5.1 0.6 0.2 none
27/10 PM 5.0 0.5 0.4 none

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
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/08 am 3.7 1.2 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 3.4 0.9 0.7 none
26/09 am 3.3 0.8 0.5 none
26/09 PM 3.0 0.5 0.3 none
27/09 am 3.1 0.6 0.3 none
27/10 PM 3.0 0.5 0.4 none





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 6:13 AM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 2 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* locations... Middlesex, Monmouth, and ocean counties.

* Timing... minor coastal flooding is expected with the high tide
this morning which occurs between 8 and 9 am on the
oceanfront. High tide on the back bays and along Raritan Bay
occurs later than the high tide on the oceanfront.

* Coastal flood impacts... up to one half foot of saltwater
inundation above ground level is possible in low-lying areas
near shorelines and tidal waterways. Minor roadway flooding is
possible for coastal locations in Monmouth County. In
Middlesex County, minor Road flooding is possible in
Woodbridge township, Perth Amboy, Old Bridge township, and
South Amboy. Minor roadway flooding is possible on Long Beach
island, Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach and other
locations near Barnegat Bay. .

* waves... 5 to 8 feet on the ocean front.

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.

Visit the advanced hydrologic prediction service at
water.Weather.Gov/ahps for additional water level and flood
impact information for your local tide gauge.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Perth Amboy NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.1 ft, moderate 8.1 ft, major 9.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/09 am 7.3 1.7 1.6 minor
25/09 PM 6.7 1.0 0.9 none
26/09 am 6.4 0.8 0.6 none
26/09 PM 6.0 0.3 0.3 none
27/10 am 6.3 0.7 0.4 none
27/10 PM 6.2 0.5 0.7 none

Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 6.7 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/09 am 7.0 1.8 1.7 minor
25/09 PM 6.3 1.1 1.0 none
26/09 am 6.1 0.9 0.7 none
26/09 PM 5.7 0.5 0.5 none
27/10 am 5.9 0.7 0.5 none
27/10 PM 6.0 0.8 0.9 none

Manasquan NJ
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.7 ft, major 7.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 2.2 ft, major 3.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/08 am 5.8 1.3 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 5.5 1.0 0.7 none
26/09 am 5.3 0.8 0.4 none
26/09 PM 4.9 0.4 0.2 none
27/10 am 5.1 0.6 0.2 none
27/10 PM 5.0 0.5 0.4 none

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
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/08 am 3.7 1.2 1.0 minor
25/09 PM 3.4 0.9 0.7 none
26/09 am 3.3 0.8 0.5 none
26/09 PM 3.0 0.5 0.3 none
27/09 am 3.1 0.6 0.3 none
27/10 PM 3.0 0.5 0.4 none