The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for coastal regions of southern New Jersey. There is the potential for wind gusts approaching 70mph Thursday night into Friday morning, Christmas Eve-Christmas Day. A storm front may bring heavy rain to our region, along with spotty flooding. If you experience a power outage, contact Atlantic City Electric at 1-800-833-7476. Street flooding is possible due to heavy rain. Flooding is a temporary condition; never drive on a flooded street. Residents are asked to secure objects subject to strong winds on their properties; contractors are asked to secure all job sites in advance of this storm. Continue to follow traditional media outlets for updates on this event. If you have any emergency, dial 911.
Here is the advisory package issued by the National Weather Service on Wednesday evening: