Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WHUS41 KAKQ 271122 CFWAKQ COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 622 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 MDZ024-025-272100- /O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0001.150127T1500Z-150127T2100Z/ INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES- 622 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...TIDAL DEPARTURES AROUND 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL LOCATIONS OF THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE...INCLUDING OCEAN CITY. * TIMING...WITHIN 2 HOURS WITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...LOW LYING AND FLOOD PRONE AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE SOME NUISANCE TO VERY MINOR FLOODING. MINOR FLOODING BEGINS AT 4.0 FEET MLLW AT OCEAN CITY INLET. THE PEAK WATER LEVEL IS EXPECTED TO FALL A FEW TENTHS SHORT OF THIS LEVEL. * TIDES...ABOUT 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. * OUTLOOK...DEPARTURES WILL DROP LATER THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT...NO ADDITIONAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED. && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. OCEAN CITY INLET MD MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, SEVERE 6.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 27/02 PM 3.8 1.8 2.0 8 NONE 28/02 AM 2.8 2.0 0.8 6 NONE 28/03 PM 1.6 1.6 0.0 4 NONE 29/03 AM 2.0 2.0 0.0 2-3 NONE 29/03 PM 1.3 1.5 -0.2 2 NONE $$ BROWN

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