Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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000 WHUS41 KAKQ 260347 CFWAKQ COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1147 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017 NCZ102-VAZ084>086-095>098-523>525-260500- /O.CAN.KAKQ.CF.S.0020.000000T0000Z-170526T0400Z/ EASTERN CURRITUCK-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK- CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON- 1147 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017 HIGH TIDE HAS PASSED...WITH NO ADDITIONAL FLOODING EXPECTED. $$ MDZ021>023-261000- /O.CON.KAKQ.CF.W.0001.170526T0400Z-170526T1000Z/ DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET- 1147 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY... * LOCATION...BAY SIDE OF THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE. * TIMING...A COUPLE HOURS ON EITHER SIDE OF TONIGHT`S HIGH TIDE CYCLE. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF VULNERABLE AREAS WILL RESULT IN AN ELEVATED THREAT OF PROPERTY DAMAGE TO HOMES AND BUSINESSES NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE. WATER WILL BE 2 TO 3 FEET DEEP IN SOME AREAS RESULTING IN A SUFFICIENT DEPTH TO CLOSE NUMEROUS ROADS AND THREATEN HOMES AND BUSINESSES. FLOODING WILL EXTEND INLAND FROM THE WATERFRONT ALONG TIDAL RIVERS AND BAYS RESULTING IN SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF VEHICLES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && && TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. CAMBRIDGE MD MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 26/05 AM 3.8 1.8 1.3 1 MINOR 26/05 PM 2.3 0.3 0.5 1-2 NONE 27/06 AM 2.7 0.7 0.2 1 NONE 27/06 PM 2.2 0.2 0.4 1 NONE 28/07 AM 3.0 1.0 0.5 1 NONE 28/07 PM 2.4 0.4 0.6 1 NONE BISHOPS HEAD MD MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.3 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 4.3 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.2 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 26/02 AM 3.9 1.8 1.2 2 MODERATE 26/03 PM 2.6 0.5 0.4 1-2 NONE 27/03 AM 3.1 1.0 0.4 1 NONE 27/04 PM 2.9 0.8 0.7 1 NONE 28/04 AM 3.4 1.3 0.8 1 MINOR 28/04 PM 3.1 1.0 0.9 1 NONE SAXIS VA TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 26/01 AM 4.8 2.3 1.6 2 26/01 PM 3.1 0.6 0.6 1-2 27/02 AM 3.6 1.1 0.4 1 27/02 PM 3.1 0.6 0.6 1 28/02 AM 3.8 1.3 0.7 1 28/03 PM 3.2 0.7 0.7 1 $$ VAZ075-077-078-260800- /O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170526T0800Z/ WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER- 1147 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT FRIDAY... * LOCATION...VIRGINIA NORTHERN NECK. * TIMING...A COUPLE HOURS ON EITHER SIDE OF THE UPCOMING HIGH TIDE CYCLE INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND/OR TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. LEWISETTA VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 26/02 AM 3.1 1.5 1.3 1 MINOR 26/02 PM 2.1 0.6 0.6 1 NONE 27/03 AM 2.4 0.9 0.6 1 NONE 27/03 PM 2.3 0.8 0.8 1 NONE 28/04 AM 2.7 1.2 0.9 1 NONE 28/04 PM 2.3 0.8 0.9 1 NONE WINDMILL POINT VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 25/11 PM 2.8 1.4 1.2 2 NONE 26/12 PM 1.9 0.5 0.6 2 NONE 27/12 AM 2.2 0.8 0.6 1 NONE 27/12 PM 1.9 0.5 0.7 1 NONE 28/01 AM 2.5 1.1 0.9 1 NONE 28/01 PM 2.2 0.8 1.0 1 NONE $$ VAZ089-090-093-260700- /O.CON.KAKQ.CF.S.0020.000000T0000Z-170526T0700Z/ SURRY-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT- 1147 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017 ...WATER LEVELS APPROACHING MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS... * LOCATION...JAMES RIVER FROM ISLE OF WIGHT TO JAMES CITY AND SURRY COUNTY. * TIMING...A COUPLE HOURS ON EITHER SIDE OF THE UPCOMING HIGH TIDE CYCLE INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE. && TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.3 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 2.8 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 26/12 AM 3.6 1.4 0.8 1 MINOR 26/01 PM 2.1 -0.1 0.0 1 NONE 27/01 AM 3.1 0.9 0.3 1 NONE 27/02 PM 2.9 0.7 0.8 1 NONE 28/02 AM 3.5 1.3 0.8 1 MINOR 28/03 PM 3.1 0.9 1.0 1 NONE $$

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