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Nor'easter brings rain and wind to NJ

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Forecasters say minor coastal flooding is possible from a slow-moving nor'easter that's bringing periods of wind-driven heavy rain to New Jersey.

Rough surf could cause beach erosion along the shore that's still rebuilding nearly one year after Superstorm Sandy.

A coastal flood advisory is in effect along the entire New Jersey shore from 11 a.m. Thursday until 5 p.m. Friday.

Forecasters are predicting widespread minor flooding during high tide fueled by onshore winds Thursday afternoon that could continue through Sunday. Heavy rain could also contribute to flooding along the roads.

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