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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:47 PM EDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 2 am EDT Saturday...

* 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 anticipated around the
time of tonight's high tide.

* Timing... high tide works its way up along New Castle County in
Delaware and Salem County in New Jersey between about 1100 PM
and 1 am.

* Surge... around 1.0 foot above the astronomical tide.

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

* Outlook... minor tidal flooding is again possible around the
time of high tide Saturday night.

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





Record Report

Statement as of 5:32 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Atlantic City NJ...

a record rainfall of 1.17 inches was set at Atlantic City NJ today.
This breaks the old record of 0.88 set in 1912.



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Arkansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
California - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report
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Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
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Ohio - Public Information Statement
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Oregon - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
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Virginia - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Record Report
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