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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
524 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017


VAZ089-093-240500-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0017.170524T0100Z-170524T0500Z/
SURRY-ISLE OF WIGHT-
524 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...TIDAL AREAS ADJACENT TO THE UPPER JAMES RIVER IN SURRY AND ISLE OF WIGHT
  COUNTIES.

* TIMING...A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.

* 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 23/11 PM     3.5        1.3        0.9       1-2     MINOR
 24/11 AM     3.1        0.9        1.0        1       NONE
 25/12 AM     4.0        1.8        1.2       1-2     MINOR
 25/12 PM     3.2        1.0        1.1       1-2      NONE
 26/12 AM     3.5        1.3        0.7        2      MINOR
 26/01 PM     2.2        0.0        0.1        2       NONE

SEWELLS POINT VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.7 FT, MODERATE 2.7 FT, MAJOR 3.7 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 23/08 PM     4.3        1.5        1.2        2       NONE
 24/09 AM     3.7        0.9        1.0        2       NONE
 24/09 PM     4.4        1.6        1.1        2       NONE
 25/09 AM     3.7        0.9        1.0        2       NONE
 25/10 PM     4.1        1.3        0.7        2       NONE
 26/10 AM     3.0        0.2        0.2        2       NONE

$$

MDZ021-240530-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0017.170524T0200Z-170524T0600Z/
DORCHESTER-
524 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...TIDAL AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY IN DORCHESTER COUNTY.

* TIMING...A COUPLE HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.

* 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/03 AM     2.9        0.9        0.5       1-2      NONE
 24/04 PM     2.3        0.3        0.4       1-2      NONE
 25/04 AM     3.0        1.0        0.5       1-2      NONE
 25/05 PM     2.9        0.9        1.0        1       NONE
 26/05 AM     3.6        1.6        1.1        1      MINOR

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/12 AM     3.1        1.0        0.6        2       NONE
 24/01 PM     2.8        0.7        0.6       1-2      NONE
 25/01 AM     3.2        1.1        0.6        2       NONE
 25/02 PM     3.3        1.2        1.1        2      MINOR
 26/02 AM     3.9        1.8        1.2        2     MODERATE

$$



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