EMERGENCY UPDATES

Memorial Service For Art Treon Sat. Nov. 29th, 2014

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CAPE MAY COUNTY FIRE CHIEF’S ASSOCIATION
171 Crest Haven Rd.
Cape May Court House, N.J. 08210
Conrad Johnson, Jr., President Art Treon, Vice President
November 22, 2014
It is with deep regret that we announce the arrangements for the Memorial Service for our departed comrade, brother and most of all, our friend, Art Treon.
The memorial service will be held on Saturday November 29, 2014 at the Lower Township Performing Arts Center located at 687 Rte. 9 North Cape May NJ 08204.
The service will begin with a time for friends and Colleagues to gather in his memory beginning at 08:30 and ending at 11:30, It is requested that all those attending be seated by 11:30 so the family can be escorted and arrive just prior to 12:00 noon.
The planned memorial service will begin at 12:00 noon
Following the service only Family members along with the Town Bank Volunteer Fire Co. will escort Art to the Town Bank Fire Station for a “Last Call” ceremony, it is asked that anyone wishing to attend this ceremony depart the memorial service and go directly to the Town Bank Fire Station located at 224 Town Bank Rd. North Cape May NJ 08204.
Immediately following the ceremony, Art’s Family and Town Bank Fire Co. will continue to escort Art to his final resting place. All others attending are asked to remain at the Fire Station and continue to celebrate the life of Art Treon and share each other’s company and stories of Art, along with members of the Town Bank Fire Co. upon their return.
Because the escort will be limited to Art’s family and the Town Bank Fire Co., it is asked that attending Fire Departments and agencies refrain from bringing apparatus larger than command size vehicles.
Any department having questions can contact Fire Marshal, Connie Johnson at 609-780-4950 or cjohnson@co.cape-may.nj.us.

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Notice: State Announces 24/7 Ebola Information Hotline

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Ebola graphicA message from the Cape May County Department of Emergency Management regarding Ebola:

The New Jersey Department of Health and the New Jersey Poison Information and Eudcation System have opened a free, 24/7 telephone call center line to answer any questions you may have about Ebola. If you have any questions, please call the Ebola Call Center at 1-800-962-1253.

Thank you

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Gale Warning

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The New Jersey Regional Operations Intelligence Center (NJ ROIC) reports the State Office of Emergency Management (NJ OEM) is monitoring a weather event in coordination with the National Weather Service (NWS).

SUMMARY: A Gale Warning is now in effect until 10 PM this evening, 7 November 2014. Northwest winds will be 20-30 knots with gusts to 40 knots, and seas may be up to 6 feet. Strongest gusts are anticipated between 3:00 PM and 10:00 PM.

IMPACT: A Gale Warning means that winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or occurring. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.
Quad 11.7.14_2

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Weekend Coastal Storm Saturday-Sunday Nov. 1-2, 2014

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A Coastal Storm, developing off the North Carolina Coast will move northeastward and deliver a glancing blow to the area over the weekend. Rain, wind and minor tidal flooding are expected.

The executive summary is below:
• Changes with this Briefing Package…
• A Gale Warning is in effect for the New Jersey Coastal Waters from Saturday Morning through Sunday.
• A Gale Warning is in effect for the Delaware Coastal Waters and Lower Delaware Bay from noon Saturday through Sunday.
• A Coastal Flood Advisory, for Minor Tidal Flooding is in effect from Atlantic City Southward from 1 PM until 7 PM Saturday. North of Atlantic City, minor tidal flooding is still possible but should be more spotty.

http://–http://www.erh.noaa.gov/phi/briefing/packages

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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1142 AM EDT FRI OCT 3 2014

INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CAPE MAY-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-

…COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM EDT THIS EVENING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION…COASTAL SECTIONS OF SUSSEX COUNTY DELAWARE AND CAPE
MAY COUNTY NEW JERSEY.

* COASTAL FLOODING…WIDESPREAD MINOR TIDAL FLOODING EXPECTED.

* TIMING…HIGH TIDES ON THE OCEAN FRONT START CLOSE TO 4 PM EDT
AND TAKE A FEW HOURS TO SPREAD INTO THE INLETS AND BACK BAYS AS
WELL AS UP THE DELAWARE BAY.

* IMPACTS…EXPECT ROADWAYS PRONE TO MINOR TIDAL FLOODING TO FLOOD
AROUND HIGH TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY…THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED…LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR
COUNTY PLEASE GO TO WWW.ERH.NOAA.GOV/PHI/TIDES.HTM (ALL IN LOWER
CASE).

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