Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's   
  Select to go to the NWS homepage
National Weather Service   
 
 
Local forecast by
"City, St"
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.
  Home > Experimental Tropical Cyclone Hazards Graphics > Tropical Cyclone Impact
Note: This is a summary graphic depicting the impacts expected over the full duration of the storm from this hazard. Detailed forecast products providing times, durations, and numerical forecasts associated with this hazard are provided at this WFO's web page:

Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey
Inland Flooding Impact
Wind Tornadoes Inland Flooding Coastal Flooding
Impacts by County from inland 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


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

Inland Flooding impacts:
The Inland Flooding impacts detailed in this WFOs Inland Flooding Graphics are not associated with riverine flooding. Specific river observations and river stage forecasts in this WFO's area of responsibility are available from their Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service (AHPS) web site, at: Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey
Low Prepare for the likelihood of minor flooding of low lying areas, with little or no property damage. Some flood prone-roads may be closed for brief periods of time.
Moderate Prepare for the likelihood of moderate flooding, resulting in some road closures. Many streams and creeks throughout the area are expected to exceed their banks.
High Prepare for the likelihood of widespread flooding of both urban and rural areas. Rivers, in addition to streams and creeks, are likely to exceed their banks. Some streams and creeks could reach record levels. Flooding, resulting in the closure of many roadways and transportation systems is likely. Conditions similar to that experience during Tropical Storm Floyd in September 1999 are expected.
Extreme Prepare for widespread flooding of both urban and rural areas. Rivers, streams and creeks could approach or exceed record levels. Extreme and long-lasting damage to buildings and transportation systems from high water is likely.
Wind
Click for wind impacts for the NWS Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey warning area
Tornadoes
Click for tornado impacts for the NWS Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey warning area
Inland Flooding
Click for inland flooding impacts for the NWS Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey warning area
Coastal Flooding
Click for coastal flooding impacts for the NWS Philadelphia/Mount Holly, Pennsylvania/New Jersey warning area
None Low Moderate High Extreme
 

    US Dept of Commerce
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    National Weather Service
    1325 East West Highway
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    Page Author: NWS Internet Services Team
Disclaimer
Information Quality
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
About Us
Career Opportunities
     Page last Modified: 8 June, 2009 11:45 AM