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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

MDZ025-VAZ099-100-250515-
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MARYLAND BEACHES-ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON-
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EDT TUESDAY...
...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION: MARYLAND AND THE LOWER VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE BEACHES.

* TIMING: HIGH SURF EXPECTED TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. SHALLOW
  FLOODING POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS: BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION WITH ONLY
  MINOR DAMAGE POSSIBLE TO DUNE STRUCTURES.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK: LARGE BREAKING WAVES OF 8 TO 9 FEET WILL RESULT IN
  DANGEROUS SURF CONDITIONS. DO NOT ENTER OR APPROACH THE WATER DUE TO THE RISK
  OF BEING SWEPT AWAY.

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.

&&

&&

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/07 PM     3.6        1.1        1.1       5-6      NONE
 25/08 AM     3.8        1.3        1.3        6       NONE
 25/08 PM     4.1        1.6        1.4        5      MINOR
 26/08 AM     3.5        1.0        1.0       2-3      NONE
 26/09 PM     3.7        1.2        0.8        2       NONE
 27/09 AM     3.1        0.6        0.6        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/07 PM     4.2        1.4        1.1        1       NONE
 25/08 AM     3.8        1.0        0.9        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     4.1        1.3        0.8        1       NONE
 26/08 AM     3.4        0.6        0.5        1       NONE
 26/09 PM     3.9        1.1        0.4        1       NONE
 27/09 AM     3.2        0.4        0.3        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     6.4        1.9        1.5        1       NONE
 25/08 AM     5.9        1.4        1.4        1       NONE
 25/09 PM     6.5        2.0        1.3        1      MINOR
 26/09 AM     5.5        1.0        0.9        1       NONE
 26/09 PM     5.9        1.4        0.6        1       NONE
 27/10 AM     5.0        0.5        0.5        1       NONE

OYSTER VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - N/A

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     7.0        N/A        1.4        1      MINOR
 25/08 AM     7.0        N/A        1.7        2      MINOR
 25/09 PM     7.0        N/A        1.0        1      MINOR
 26/09 AM     5.9        N/A        0.6        1       NONE
 26/09 PM     6.8        N/A        0.5        1       NONE
 27/10 AM     5.6        N/A        0.4        1       NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     4.1        1.1        0.9        3       NONE
 25/08 AM     4.4        1.4        1.4        4       NONE
 25/09 PM     4.4        1.4        1.0        2       NONE
 26/09 AM     3.7        0.7        0.7        1       NONE
 26/09 PM     4.0        1.0        0.5        1       NONE
 27/10 AM     3.4        0.4        0.4        1       NONE

$$

NCZ102-VAZ098-250515-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SU.Y.0007.170425T0800Z-170425T1500Z/
EASTERN CURRITUCK-VIRGINIA BEACH-
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 11 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATION: VIRGINIA BEACH AND OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK.

* TIMING: LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY MORNING.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS: BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION WITH ONLY
  MINOR DAMAGE POSSIBLE TO DUNE STRUCTURES.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK: LARGE BREAKING WAVES OF 8 TO 9 FEET WILL RESULT
  IN DANGEROUS SURF CONDITIONS. DO NOT ENTER OR APPROACH THE WATER DUE TO THE
  RISK OF BEING SWEPT AWAY.

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.

&&

$$

VAZ075-077-078-250515-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0010.170425T0100Z-170425T0700Z/
WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS TONIGHT...

* LOCATION: NORTHERN NECK.

* TIMING: AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE.

&&

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 25/01 AM     2.9        1.4        1.2        2       NONE
 25/01 PM     3.1        1.6        1.6       2-3     MINOR
 26/01 AM     2.9        1.4        1.2       1-2      NONE
 26/02 PM     2.4        0.9        0.9        1       NONE
 27/03 AM     2.5        1.0        0.7        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/10 PM     2.8        1.4        1.4       2-3      NONE
 25/11 AM     3.0        1.6        1.7       2-4     MINOR
 25/11 PM     2.8        1.4        1.3       1-2      NONE
 26/11 AM     2.2        0.8        1.0        1       NONE
 26/11 PM     2.2        0.8        0.7        1       NONE
 27/12 PM     1.8        0.4        0.6        1       NONE

$$

VAZ084>086-090-523>525-250300-
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GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-JAMES CITY-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION: PENINSULA AND MIDDLE PENINSULA.

* TIMING: AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE.

&&

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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/10 PM     2.8        1.4        1.4       2-3      NONE
 25/11 AM     3.0        1.6        1.7       2-4     MINOR
 25/11 PM     2.8        1.4        1.3       1-2      NONE
 26/11 AM     2.2        0.8        1.0        1       NONE
 26/11 PM     2.2        0.8        0.7        1       NONE
 27/12 PM     1.8        0.4        0.6        1       NONE

MOBJACK BAY VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     4.3        1.6        1.2        2      MINOR
 25/09 AM     4.6        1.9        1.8       3-4     MINOR
 25/09 PM     4.4        1.7        1.1        2      MINOR
 26/10 AM     3.6        0.9        0.7        1       NONE
 26/10 PM     4.0        1.3        0.6        1      MINOR
 27/10 AM     3.3        0.6        0.4        1       NONE

YORKTOWN VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.9 FT, MODERATE 2.4 FT, MAJOR 2.9 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/09 PM     4.2        1.6        1.4        1       NONE
 25/09 AM     4.6        2.0        2.0        2      MINOR
 25/09 PM     4.3        1.7        1.3        1       NONE
 26/10 AM     3.7        1.1        1.0        1       NONE
 26/10 PM     3.8        1.2        0.7        1       NONE
 27/11 AM     3.3        0.7        0.6        1       NONE

FORT MONROE 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     4.5        1.7        1.4        3      MINOR
 25/09 AM     4.9        2.1        2.0       3-4     MINOR
 25/09 PM     4.4        1.6        1.1        1       NONE
 26/10 AM     3.7        0.9        0.8        1       NONE
 26/10 PM     4.0        1.2        0.6        1       NONE
 27/11 AM     3.4        0.6        0.5        1       NONE

$$

VAZ089-093-095>097-250515-
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SURRY-ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-
505 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS TONIGHT...

* LOCATION: AREAS ALONG THE JAMES RIVER AND SOUTHERN BAY FROM SURRY COUNTY TO
  NORFOLK.

* TIMING: AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE.

&&

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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/11 PM     3.9        1.7        1.4        1      MINOR
 25/12 PM     4.4        2.2        2.2        1      MINOR
 26/12 AM     4.0        1.8        1.3        1      MINOR
 26/12 PM     3.0        0.8        0.8        1       NONE
 27/01 AM     3.5        1.3        0.7        1      MINOR
 27/01 PM     2.7        0.5        0.5        1       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     4.2        1.4        1.2        2       NONE
 25/09 AM     4.7        1.9        1.9       3-4     MINOR
 25/09 PM     4.4        1.6        1.2        1       NONE
 26/10 AM     3.7        0.9        0.9        1       NONE
 26/10 PM     3.9        1.1        0.6        1       NONE
 27/10 AM     3.3        0.5        0.5        1       NONE

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.1 FT, MODERATE 2.6 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 PM     4.5        1.6        1.3        4       NONE
 25/08 AM     4.6        1.7        1.7        5       NONE
 25/08 PM     4.5        1.6        1.1        3       NONE
 26/09 AM     3.8        0.9        0.8        2       NONE
 26/09 PM     4.1        1.2        0.6        2       NONE
 27/10 AM     3.5        0.6        0.5        2       NONE

$$

$$



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