Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Lakewood Police Department NJ
Sunday October 2nd, 2022 :: 06:10 a.m. EDT

Advisory

Coastal Flood Warning until 08:00PM Monday

* WHAT...For the Coastal Flood Warning, one to two feet of inundation above ground level expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways. For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of up to 7 feet in the surf zone. For the High Rip Current Risk, dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Coastal Atlantic and Coastal Ocean.

* WHEN...For the Coastal Flood Warning, from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM EDT Monday. For the High Surf Advisory, until midnight EDT Monday night. For the High Rip Current Risk, through Monday evening.

* IMPACTS...At this level, widespread roadway flooding occurs in coastal and bayside communities and along inland tidal waterways. Many roads become impassable. Some damage to vulnerable structures may begin to occur. Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions and localized beach erosion. Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Coastal flood and high risk of rip currents may continue into Tuesday.

* AFFECTED AREAS: COASTAL ATLANTIC ... COASTAL OCEAN

Instructions:

Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone property. If travel is required, do not drive around barricades or through water of unknown depth. Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to dangerous surf conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and float. Don't swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

Address/Location
Lakewood Police Department NJ
231 3rd St
Lakewood, NJ 08701

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-363-0200

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP LAKEWOODPD followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Coastal Flood Warning

Navigate & Discover