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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1017 AM EST THU NOV 16 2017


MDZ021>023-161900-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0055.171116T1517Z-171116T1900Z/
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
1017 AM EST THU NOV 16 2017

...WATER LEVELS TO APPROACH MINOR FLOODING TODAY...

* LOCATION...CHESAPEAKE BAY SIDE OF THE MARYLAND LOWER EASTERN
  SHORE.

* TIMING...WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE
  TODAY.

* 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 16/03 PM     2.9        0.9        0.9        1       NONE
 17/03 AM     1.8       -0.2        0.0        1       NONE
 17/03 PM     1.9       -0.1       -0.1        1       NONE
 18/03 AM     2.0        0.0        0.3        1       NONE
 18/04 PM     2.6        0.6        0.6        1       NONE
 19/04 AM     2.2        0.2        0.5        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 16/12 PM     3.3        1.2        1.1       1-2     MINOR
 17/12 AM     2.1        0.0        0.3        4       NONE
 17/12 PM     1.9       -0.2       -0.2        2       NONE
 18/01 AM     2.2        0.1        0.4        1       NONE
 18/01 PM     3.1        1.0        1.0       3-4      NONE
 19/01 AM     2.8        0.7        1.1        4       NONE

SAXIS VA

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 16/10 AM     3.8        1.3        1.1       1-2
 16/11 PM     2.9        0.4        0.6       3-4
 17/11 AM     2.9        0.4        0.1        2
 17/11 PM     2.7        0.2        0.4        1
 18/12 PM     3.9        1.4        1.1       3-4
 19/12 AM     3.4        0.9        1.2        4

&&

$$



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