Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016


MDZ022-023-101000-
/O.CAN.KAKQ.CF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0900Z/
WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD
WARNING.

ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON AND A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY
WILL BE ISSUED LATER.

&&

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.



$$

MDZ021-101100-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T1100Z/
DORCHESTER-
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION: AREAS OF DORCHESTER COUNTY ADJACENT TO THE BAY AND TIDAL
  RIVERS.

* TIMING: MODERATE FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE
  HIGH TIDE CYCLE EARLY THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

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. IN ADDITION...THE COMBINATION
OF HIGH WATER AND HIGH WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION...AND DAMAGE TO DOCKS
AND PIERS IN LOCATIONS EXPOSED TO HIGH WATER AND WAVE ACTION.

&&

&&

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
MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/05 AM      3.9     1.7      2.2      1-2     MODERATE
   10/05 PM      3.7     1.8      1.9       1       MINOR
   11/06 AM      2.2     1.7      0.5       3        NONE
   11/07 PM      1.3     1.7     -0.4      3-4       NONE
   12/07 AM      1.3     1.7     -0.4      1-2       NONE
   12/08 PM      1.3     1.6     -0.3      1-2       NONE

BISHOPS HEAD MD
MINOR 3.3 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 4.3 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/03 AM      3.8     1.6      2.2       2      MODERATE
   10/03 PM      3.7     1.8      1.9       1       MINOR
   11/03 AM      2.5     1.7      0.8       3        NONE
   11/04 PM      1.8     1.7      0.1      3-4       NONE
   12/04 AM      1.5     1.7     -0.2      1-2       NONE
   12/04 PM      1.8     1.7      0.1       1        NONE

$$

VAZ075>078-085-101000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T1000Z/
WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-MIDDLESEX-
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION: WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY INCLUDING THE NORTHERN NECK
  AND MIDDLESEX COUNTY.

* COASTAL FLOODING: MODERATE FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE
  OF THE HIGH TIDE ONGOING.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

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. IN ADDITION...THE COMBINATION
OF HIGH WATER AND HIGH WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION...AND DAMAGE TO DOCKS
AND PIERS IN LOCATIONS EXPOSED TO HIGH WATER AND WAVE ACTION.

&&

&&

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
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/03 AM      3.4     1.2      2.2       2      MODERATE
   10/03 PM      3.0     1.2      1.8       1       MINOR
   11/04 AM      1.6     1.2      0.4       1        NONE
   11/04 PM      1.2     1.2      0.0       2        NONE
   12/04 AM      0.9     1.3     -0.4      1-2       NONE
   12/05 PM      1.2     1.1      0.1       1        NONE

WINDMILL POINT VA
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/12 PM      3.0     1.2      1.8      2-3      MINOR
   11/01 AM      1.7     1.1      0.6       3        NONE
   11/01 PM      1.2     1.1      0.1       4        NONE
   12/02 AM      1.1     1.1      0.0       2        NONE
   12/02 PM      1.2     1.0      0.2       1        NONE

$$

VAZ099-100-101700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T2000Z/
ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON VA-
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: CHESAPEAKE BAY SIDE OF THE LOWER VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE.

* TIMING: MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE
  CURRENT HIGH TIDE CYCLE...AND AGAIN LATER THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES 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.

SAXIS VA

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/01 AM      4.8     2.5      2.3      2-3
   10/01 PM      4.6     2.7      1.9      2-3
   11/02 AM      3.3     2.5      0.8       3
   11/02 PM      2.8     2.6      0.2       4
   12/02 AM      2.6     2.6      0.0       2
   12/03 PM      2.5     2.5      0.0       1

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/12 AM      4.0     1.9      2.1       3      MODERATE
   10/12 PM      3.9     2.2      1.7      2-3     MODERATE
   11/12 AM      2.7     2.1      0.6      2-3       NONE
   11/01 PM      2.1     2.2     -0.1      3-4       NONE
   12/01 AM      2.2     2.2      0.0      3-4       NONE
   12/02 PM      2.1     2.1      0.0       2        NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/10 AM      4.4     3.0      1.4       3       MINOR
   10/10 PM      3.1     2.8      0.3       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      2.9     3.0     -0.1       4        NONE
   11/11 PM      3.0     2.9      0.1      3-4       NONE
   12/11 AM      2.8     2.8      0.0       2        NONE

CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/09 AM      4.0     2.8      1.2      3-4      MINOR
   10/10 PM      2.8     2.6      0.2      2-3       NONE
   11/10 AM      2.5     2.7     -0.2       4        NONE
   11/10 PM      2.2     2.7     -0.5      3-4       NONE
   12/11 AM      2.4     2.6     -0.2       2        NONE

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/10 AM      6.0     4.8      1.2      2-4       NONE
   10/10 PM      4.7     4.5      0.2      2-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      4.5     4.7     -0.2       4        NONE
   11/11 PM      4.4     4.6     -0.2      3-4       NONE
   12/12 PM      4.7     4.5      0.2       2        NONE

OYSTER VA
MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/10 AM      7.1     5.8      1.3       1       MINOR
   10/10 PM      5.3     5.1      0.2       1        NONE
   11/10 AM      5.4     5.6     -0.2      1-2       NONE
   11/11 PM      4.8     5.2     -0.4       1        NONE
   12/11 AM      4.9     5.2     -0.3       1        NONE

$$

VAZ084-086-090-093-095>097-523>525-101700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T1800Z/
GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-
CHESAPEAKE-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
400 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWEST PORTIONS OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY COASTLINE
  AND THE LOWER JAMES RIVER.

* COASTAL FLOODING: MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF
  THE UPCOMING HIGH TIDE CYCLE TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES 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.

MOBJACK BAY VA
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/10 AM      4.4     2.8      1.6      1-2      MINOR
   10/10 PM      3.1     2.7      0.4      1-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      2.6     2.7     -0.1       3        NONE
   11/11 PM      2.5     2.7     -0.2      2-3       NONE
   12/12 PM      2.5     2.6     -0.1       1        NONE

YORKTOWN VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/10 AM      4.3     2.8      1.5       2       MINOR
   10/11 PM      2.9     2.6      0.3      2-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      2.6     2.7     -0.1      3-4       NONE
   11/11 PM      2.4     2.7     -0.3      2-3       NONE
   12/12 PM      2.5     2.6     -0.1       1        NONE

JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA
MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/01 AM      4.0     2.1      1.9       1       MINOR
   10/01 PM      3.7     2.3      1.4       1       MINOR
   11/01 AM      2.4     2.2      0.2       1        NONE
   11/02 PM      2.1     2.2     -0.1       1        NONE
   12/02 AM      1.7     2.3     -0.6       1        NONE
   12/03 PM      1.8     2.1     -0.3       1        NONE

SEWELLS POINT VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/11 AM      4.4     2.9      1.5      1-2      MINOR
   10/11 PM      3.1     2.8      0.3      1-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      2.8     2.9     -0.1       3        NONE
   12/12 AM      2.6     2.8     -0.2      2-3       NONE
   12/12 PM      2.8     2.7      0.1       1        NONE

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/09 AM      4.5     3.0      1.5      2-3       NONE
   10/10 PM      3.1     2.8      0.3       2        NONE
   11/10 AM      2.8     2.9     -0.1      3-4       NONE
   11/11 PM      2.9     2.9      0.0      3-4       NONE
   12/11 AM      2.8     2.8      0.0       2        NONE

FORT MONROE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   10/12 AM      3.9     1.9      2.0      1-2      MINOR
   10/11 AM      4.5     2.9      1.6      1-2      MINOR
   10/11 PM      3.1     2.8      0.3      1-2       NONE
   11/11 AM      2.8     2.9     -0.1      2-3       NONE
   12/12 AM      2.6     2.8     -0.2       2        NONE
   12/12 PM      2.7     2.7      0.0       1        NONE

$$

$$


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