Friday, September 2, 2016

North Wildwood's Latest Weather Briefing - Friday, September 2, 2016


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Mayor Patrick Rosenello and the Emergency Management Committee of the City of North Wildwood would like to advise residents and visitors alike of the potential for minor flooding on Saturday, September 3rd and moderate coastal flooding on Sunday, September 4, 2016 as a result of Tropical Storm Hermine.

"Minor Flooding" means that there is potential for tidal flooding to encompass Delaware Avenue up to New York Avenue, and "Moderate Flooding" will encompass New York Avenue up to New Jersey Avenue.

High tides for Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 are as follows: 10:01 a.m. and 10:12 p.m.
  • Minor Flooding Expected
High tides for Sunday, September 4th, 2016 are as follows: 10:38 a.m. and 10:49 p.m.
  • Moderate Flooding Expected
High tides for Monday, September 5th, 2016 (Labor Day) are as follows: 11:17 a.m. and 11:27 p.m.
  • Moderate Flooding Expected

With the potential for high winds, residents and visitors are reminded to secure all properties and belongings including lawn chairs, umbrellas and trashcans. 

Also forecasted is the potential for 4-6 inches of rain, which due to slow runoff, may cause extended and localized flooding in areas that do not normally experience tidal flooding. 

Residents and visitors are advised to NEVER drive down a flooded roadway.

The City of North Wildwood does not anticipate opening an emergency shelter at this time, but please stay updated by visiting for the most recent storm related information.

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