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Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey
Coastal Flooding Impact
Wind Tornadoes Inland Flooding Coastal Flooding
Impacts by County from coastal flooding for the NWS Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey warning area
 
None
 
Low
 
Moderate
 
High
 
Extreme
Alabama
Mobile

Florida
Jacksonville
Key West
Melbourne
Miami
Pensacola
Tallahassee
Tampa Bay

Louisiana
Lake Charles

Maryland
Baltimore/Washington

New Jersey
Mount Holly

New York
New York City/Upton

North Carolina
Newport/Morehead City
Wilmington

Pennsylvania
Philadelphia

South Carolina
Charleston

Texas
Brownsville
Corpus Christi

Virginia
Wakefield

Washington, DC
Baltimore/Washington


Coastal Flooding Impacts Definitions
Read this office's detailed Hurricane Local Statement

Low Prepare for the likelihood of minor flooding of low lying areas. Moderate erosion and high waves are likely.
Moderate Prepare for the likelihood of coastal flooding of low lying flood prone areas. Significant erosion, high waves, and inundation may cause waterfront and coastal damage. Major beach erosion is likely. Tidal flooding similar to what occurred with the October 1991 nor’easter is possible.
High Prepare for the likelihood of significant, life-threatening storm surge flooding of coastal and bay locations with tide levels over 10 feet MSL. Widespread inundation and damage to roads, infrastructure, and buildings is possible.
Extreme Prepare for the likelihood of severe, life-threatening storm surge flooding of coastal and bay locations with tide levels of 10 to 30 ft above MSL is possible. Coastal inundation and severe damage to roads, infrastructure, and buildings is likely. Tidal flooding similar to what occurred with Hurricane Isabel in September 2003 is possible.
Wind
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Tornadoes
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Inland Flooding
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Coastal Flooding
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None Low Moderate High Extreme
 

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