Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
250 AM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

MDZ014-181600-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0115.171118T1900Z-171119T0200Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
250 AM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM EST THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINE IN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT ANNAPOLIS IS
  AT 5:26 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WATER IS EXPECTED TO POND IN THE PARKING LOT AT
  ANNAPOLIS CITY DOCK. MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE
  ELSEWHERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

&&

FORECAST TIDES ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER
(MLLW) AND MEAN HIGHER HIGH WATER (MHHW) UNLESS
OTHERWISE NOTED. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS
APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES THE
NORMAL TIDE AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL. FLOOD IMPACT
IS BASED ON THE TOTAL TIDE AND WAVES WHERE APPLICABLE.

ANNAPOLIS MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.9 FT, MAJOR 4.6 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 18/04 AM     1.5        0.1        0.6       1.0      NONE
 18/05 PM     2.7        1.3        1.4       1.0     MINOR
 19/05 AM     2.7        1.3        1.8       1.0     MINOR
 19/06 PM     0.7       -0.7       -0.6       1.0      NONE
 20/05 AM    -0.3       -1.7       -1.1       1.0      NONE
 20/07 PM     0.6       -0.8       -0.7       0.5      NONE

&&

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