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002 WHUS41 KAKQ 232225 CFWAKQ COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 VAZ100-240630- /O.EXB.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1500Z/ NORTHAMPTON- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY. * LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN TUESDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/06 PM 3.2 1.2 1.8 2 MINOR 24/08 AM 3.4 1.4 1.5 3-4 MINOR 24/08 PM 2.8 0.8 1.3 2-3 NONE 25/08 AM 2.8 0.8 0.9 1 NONE 25/08 PM 2.2 0.2 0.7 2 NONE 26/09 AM 2.5 0.5 0.5 2 NONE $$ VAZ075-077-078-240400- /O.EXB.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T0400Z/ WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING. * LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY AND POTOMAC RIVER. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/10 PM 3.2 1.7 2.4 1 MINOR 24/10 AM 2.8 1.3 1.8 1 NONE 24/11 PM 2.5 1.0 1.6 1 NONE 25/12 PM 2.6 1.1 1.5 1 NONE 26/12 AM 2.4 0.9 1.5 1 NONE 26/12 PM 2.6 1.1 1.5 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/07 PM 3.1 1.7 2.4 2 MINOR 24/08 AM 2.7 1.3 1.7 3 NONE 24/08 PM 2.1 0.7 1.4 2 NONE 25/09 AM 2.0 0.6 1.0 1 NONE 25/10 PM 1.7 0.3 0.9 2 NONE 26/10 AM 1.8 0.4 0.7 1-2 NONE $$ MDZ021>023-240630- /O.EXB.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T0700Z/ DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST TUESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST TUESDAY. * LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE LATE THIS EVENING THRU EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 24/01 AM 3.3 1.3 2.1 1 MINOR 24/02 PM 2.7 0.7 1.2 1 NONE 25/02 AM 2.3 0.3 1.1 1 NONE 25/02 PM 2.5 0.5 1.0 1 NONE 26/03 AM 2.5 0.5 1.2 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/11 PM 3.3 1.2 2.3 3-4 MINOR 24/11 AM 2.5 0.4 1.2 3-4 NONE 24/11 PM 2.2 0.1 1.1 1-2 NONE 25/12 PM 2.5 0.4 1.1 1-2 NONE 26/12 AM 2.3 0.2 1.2 1-2 NONE 26/12 PM 2.3 0.2 0.9 1-2 NONE $$ MDZ025-240630- /O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1200Z/ /O.CON.KAKQ.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170124T0600Z/ MARYLAND BEACHES- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY... ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY... * LOCATION: MARYLAND BEACHES. * SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. * SHORELINE IMPACTS: BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION WITH ONLY MINOR DAMAGE POSSIBLE TO DUNE STRUCTURES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND/OR TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. OCEAN CITY INLET MD MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/05 PM 4.7 2.2 3.3 5 MINOR 24/05 AM 4.1 1.6 2.3 1 MINOR 24/05 PM 2.6 0.1 1.2 1 NONE 25/06 AM 2.7 0.2 0.8 1 NONE 25/06 PM 2.0 -0.5 0.6 1 NONE 26/07 AM 2.2 -0.3 0.2 1 NONE $$ VAZ099-240630- /O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1500Z/ /O.EXT.KAKQ.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170124T0300Z/ ACCOMACK- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY... ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING... * LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT THE ATLANTIC OCEAN THIS EVENING. AREAS ADJACENT THE CHESAPEAKE BAY TUESDAY MORNING. * SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET THRU THIS EVENING. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...AND AGAIN TUESDAY MORNING ON THE BAY SIDE. HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. * SHORELINE IMPACTS: BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION WITH ONLY MINOR DAMAGE POSSIBLE TO DUNE STRUCTURES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/06 PM 3.2 1.2 1.8 2 MINOR 24/08 AM 3.4 1.4 1.5 3-4 MINOR 24/08 PM 2.8 0.8 1.3 2-3 NONE 25/08 AM 2.8 0.8 0.9 1 NONE 25/08 PM 2.2 0.2 0.7 2 NONE 26/09 AM 2.5 0.5 0.5 2 NONE CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.7 FT, MODERATE 2.2 FT, MAJOR 3.2 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/04 PM 4.6 1.8 2.8 3 MINOR 24/05 AM 4.6 1.8 2.1 1 MINOR 24/05 PM 3.2 0.4 1.3 1 NONE 25/06 AM 3.6 0.8 1.0 1 NONE 25/06 PM 2.8 0.0 0.8 1 NONE 26/07 AM 3.2 0.4 0.4 1 NONE WACHAPREAGUE VA MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.0 FT, MODERATE 3.0 FT, MAJOR 3.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/05 PM 6.7 2.2 3.5 3 MINOR 24/06 AM 6.2 1.7 2.2 1 NONE 24/06 PM 4.9 0.4 1.6 1 NONE 25/07 AM 5.4 0.9 1.2 1 NONE 25/07 PM 4.4 -0.1 1.0 1 NONE 26/07 AM 5.0 0.5 0.6 1 NONE $$ MDZ024-240630- /O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1200Z/ INLAND WORCESTER- 525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY... * LOCATION: INLAND WORCESTER COUNTY ADJACENT TO THE BAYS. * TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND/OR TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE. OCEAN CITY INLET MD MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- ------- 23/05 PM 4.7 2.2 3.3 5 MINOR 24/05 AM 4.1 1.6 2.3 1 MINOR 24/05 PM 2.6 0.1 1.2 1 NONE 25/06 AM 2.7 0.2 0.8 1 NONE 25/06 PM 2.0 -0.5 0.6 1 NONE 26/07 AM 2.2 -0.3 0.2 1 NONE $$ $$

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