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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 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* locations... the tidal Delaware River down to the Commodore
Barry bridge area.

* Timing... minor coastal flooding is expected with the high tide
this afternoon

* 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. In Philadelphia, roadway
flooding is possible in the Navy shipyard, and along Linden
Avenue, Spring Garden street, and Washington Avenue. In
Delaware County, flooding is possible in Tinicum township. In
Gloucester and Camden counties, roadway flooding is possible
in Camden, West Deptford township, Gloucester City, and other
locations near the Delaware River and its tributaries. Minor
flooding is possible in Bristol, South Trenton, Hamilton
Township, Burlington city, Delran, and other locations near
the Delaware River and its tributaries.

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.

Burlington NJ
MLLW categories - minor 9.3 ft, moderate 10.3 ft, major 11.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/03 PM 9.4 1.7 1.7 minor
26/04 am 9.5 1.8 1.4 minor
26/04 PM 9.2 1.5 1.3 none
27/04 am 9.0 1.3 1.0 none
27/05 PM 9.1 1.4 0.9 none

Philadelphia PA
MLLW categories - minor 8.2 ft, moderate 9.2 ft, major 10.2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/03 PM 8.4 1.7 1.7 minor
26/03 am 8.0 1.3 1.1 none
26/03 PM 7.5 0.8 0.8 none
27/04 am 7.2 0.5 0.5 none
27/04 PM 7.3 0.6 0.5 none
28/04 am 7.2 0.5 0.6 none





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

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* locations... the tidal Delaware River down to the Commodore
Barry bridge area.

* Timing... minor coastal flooding is expected with the high tide
this afternoon

* 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. In Philadelphia, roadway
flooding is possible in the Navy shipyard, and along Linden
Avenue, Spring Garden street, and Washington Avenue. In
Delaware County, flooding is possible in Tinicum township. In
Gloucester and Camden counties, roadway flooding is possible
in Camden, West Deptford township, Gloucester City, and other
locations near the Delaware River and its tributaries. Minor
flooding is possible in Bristol, South Trenton, Hamilton
Township, Burlington city, Delran, and other locations near
the Delaware River and its tributaries.

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.

Burlington NJ
MLLW categories - minor 9.3 ft, moderate 10.3 ft, major 11.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/03 PM 9.4 1.7 1.7 minor
26/04 am 9.5 1.8 1.4 minor
26/04 PM 9.2 1.5 1.3 none
27/04 am 9.0 1.3 1.0 none
27/05 PM 9.1 1.4 0.9 none

Philadelphia PA
MLLW categories - minor 8.2 ft, moderate 9.2 ft, major 10.2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------
25/03 PM 8.4 1.7 1.7 minor
26/03 am 8.0 1.3 1.1 none
26/03 PM 7.5 0.8 0.8 none
27/04 am 7.2 0.5 0.5 none
27/04 PM 7.3 0.6 0.5 none
28/04 am 7.2 0.5 0.6 none





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