Ocean City, NJ

1:26 PM EST on January 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
East 9th Street | | Change Station

Elev 6 ft 39.28 °N, 74.57 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
42.3 °F
Feels Like 40 °F
N
3.7
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 10.6 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.50 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1000 ft
Windchill 40 °F
Dew Point 41 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:12 AM 5:08 PM
Waning Crescent, 17% visible
SPECI KACY 231819Z 06031G41KT 2SM -RA BR OVC010 06/04 A2950 RMK AO2 PK WND 07041/1818 RAB15 CIG 008V014 P0001 T00610039
Pressure 29.50 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1000 ft
Windchill 40 °F
Dew Point 41 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:12 AM 5:08 PM
Waning Crescent, 17% visible
SPECI KACY 231819Z 06031G41KT 2SM -RA BR OVC010 06/04 A2950 RMK AO2 PK WND 07041/1818 RAB15 CIG 008V014 P0001 T00610039

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Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:15 PM EST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal Flood Advisory now in effect until 2 PM EST this
afternoon...
... Coastal Flood Warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon
through 11 am EST Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a coastal
Flood Warning... which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
11 am EST Tuesday morning.

* Location... southern New Jersey and Delaware coastal areas as
well as lower delware Bay communities.

* Coastal flooding... areas of moderate flooding is anticipated with
the high tide late this afternoon into this evening and once again
on Tuesday morning.

* Timing... high tide on the oceanfront occurs between 4:45 PM and
5:45 PM this afternoon and between 5:10 am and 6:10 am Tuesday
morning. High tide on lower delware Bay occurs later than the
high tide on the oceanfront.

* Surge... around 3 to 4 feet above the astronomical tide late this
afternoon and evening and again Tuesday morning. Highest tidal
anomalies on lower Delaware Bay are expected to be on the
Delaware side.

* Waves... wave heights in the nearshore waters are forecast to
build to 12 to 18 feet and up to 20 feet this evening. Waves on
the lower delware Bay will build to 7 feet.

* Impacts... numerous roadways will flood and minor to moderate
property damage is likely late this afternoon and evening and once
again Tuesday morning. Tidal flooding may be compounded by heavy
rain. Also... the combination of very strong onshore winds and
battering waves will lead to significant beach erosion.

* Outlook... with winds becoming offshore on Tuesday, tidal
departures will diminish during the day on Tuesday decreasing the
threat of tidal flooding Tuesday afternoon and evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is expected. Coastal
residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water... and
take appropriate action to protect life and property.

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


Forecast time of predicted
location high Tide Water level

Cape May 4:54 PM Mon 7.5 to 8.0 feet MLLW
New Jersey 5:24 am Tue 7.5 to 8.0 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)

Lewes 5:30 PM Mon 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
Delaware 6:02 am Tue 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(delaware bay)

Rehoboth Beach 4:24 PM Mon 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
Delaware 5:01 am Tue 7.0 to 7.5 feet MLLW
(oceanfront)





High Wind Warning
Issued: 10:34 AM EST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 4 PM EST this
afternoon...

* locations... coastal southern New Jersey.

* Winds... east 25 to 35 mph with gusts around 60 mph.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected to occur now through
mid afternoon.

* Wind impacts... damaging winds will blow down trees and power
lines. Scattered to numerous power outages are expected.
Travel will be difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles.

* Situational awareness... strongest wind gusts as of 10 am have
been 50 to around 60 mph along the New Jersey and Delaware
coasts with reports of tree limbs down and isolated power\
outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Storm Warning
Issued: 10:26 AM EST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Storm Warning remains in effect until midnight EST tonight...

* location... the coastal ocean waters of southern New Jersey.

* Winds... northeast 30 to 40 kt with gusts up to 60 kt.

* Seas... 16 to 21 feet.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected today through late
evening. Winds will gradually decrease late tonight. Seas will
continue to build today. Gale force gusts may linger into early
Tuesday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Storm Warning means winds of 48 to 63 knots are imminent or
occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port... or take
shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should
prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions... and
consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds
and waves subside.