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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

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WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-MIDDLESEX-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY.

* LOCATION: AREAS ALONG THE CHESAPEAKE BAY AND LOWER RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/10 AM     3.2        1.7        2.2        1      MINOR
 24/11 PM     2.3        0.8        1.4        1       NONE
 25/12 PM     2.5        1.0        1.4        1       NONE
 26/12 AM     2.2        0.7        1.3        1       NONE
 26/12 PM     2.4        0.9        1.3        1       NONE
 27/12 AM     2.2        0.7        1.3        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 AM     3.1        1.7        2.1       3-4     MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.0        0.6        1.3        2       NONE
 25/09 AM     2.0        0.6        1.0        1       NONE
 25/10 PM     1.7        0.3        0.9        2       NONE
 26/10 AM     1.8        0.4        0.7        2       NONE
 26/10 PM     1.1       -0.3        0.3       1-2      NONE

$$

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MARYLAND BEACHES-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: MARYLAND BEACHES.

* SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. HIGH SURF ON THE OCEAN EXPECTED THROUGH
  MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

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

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.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     4.6        2.1        2.8        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     2.6        0.1        1.2        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     2.6        0.1        0.7        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.0       -0.5        0.6        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.1       -0.4        0.1        1       NONE
 26/07 PM     1.4       -1.1       -0.1        1       NONE

$$

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ACCOMACK-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT THE CHESAPEAKE BAY TUESDAY MORNING.

* SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE OCEAN WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING ON THE BAY SIDE. HIGH SURF ON THE OCEAN
  EXPECTED THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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.

SAXIS VA

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/10 AM     3.8        1.3        1.6        4
 24/09 PM     2.9        0.4        1.2       2-3
 25/10 AM     3.1        0.6        0.8        1
 25/10 PM     2.9        0.4        1.1        2
 26/11 AM     3.3        0.8        0.9        2
 26/11 PM     2.5        0.0        0.6        1

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 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 AM     3.4        1.4        1.5        4      MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.7        0.7        1.2       2-3      NONE
 25/08 AM     2.7        0.7        0.8        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     2.2        0.2        0.7        2       NONE
 26/09 AM     2.4        0.4        0.4        2       NONE
 26/09 PM     1.6       -0.4        0.0        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     4.6        1.8        2.1        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     3.1        0.3        1.2        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     3.5        0.7        0.9        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.8        0.0        0.8        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     3.1        0.3        0.3        1       NONE
 26/07 PM     2.4       -0.4        0.2        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     6.2        1.7        2.2        1       NONE
 24/06 PM     4.8        0.3        1.5        1       NONE
 25/07 AM     5.3        0.8        1.1        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     4.3       -0.2        0.9        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     5.0        0.5        0.6        1       NONE
 26/07 PM     3.7       -0.8        0.2        1       NONE

$$

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NORTHAMPTON-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT THE CHESAPEAKE BAY TUESDAY MORNING.

* SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE OCEAN WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING ON THE BAY SIDE. HIGH SURF ON THE OCEAN
  EXPECTED THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     6.4        N/A        1.9        2       NONE
 24/06 PM     4.8        N/A        1.3        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     5.8        N/A        1.1        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     4.7        N/A        1.0        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     5.3        N/A        0.3        1       NONE
 26/07 PM     3.9        N/A        0.0        1       NONE

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 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 AM     3.4        1.4        1.5        4      MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.7        0.7        1.2       2-3      NONE
 25/08 AM     2.7        0.7        0.8        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     2.2        0.2        0.7        2       NONE
 26/09 AM     2.4        0.4        0.4        2       NONE
 26/09 PM     1.6       -0.4        0.0        2       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     5.0        2.0        2.5        4     MODERAT
 24/06 PM     3.5        0.5        1.5       2-3      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.5        0.5        0.9        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.8       -0.2        0.7        2       NONE
 26/07 AM     3.0        0.0        0.3        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.2       -0.8        0.0        3       NONE

$$

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VIRGINIA BEACH-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY AND ON THE ATLANTIC BEACHES.

* SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE OCEAN WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE THRU EARLY TUESDAY MORNING FOR AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY. HIGH SURF ON THE OCEAN THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     4.8        2.0        2.5        3      MINOR
 24/07 PM     3.1        0.3        1.2       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.4        0.6        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.7       -0.1        0.7       1-2      NONE
 26/08 AM     2.8        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.1       -0.7        0.0        2       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     5.1        2.2        2.7        3      MINOR
 24/06 PM     3.4        0.5        1.5       2-3      NONE
 25/06 AM     3.7        0.8        1.1        2       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.8       -0.1        0.8        2       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.9        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/07 PM     2.2       -0.7        0.1        3       NONE

DUCK NC
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.8 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     4.7        1.0        1.3        8       NONE
 24/05 PM     3.9        0.2        1.3       4-5      NONE
 25/06 AM     4.7        1.0        1.1        3       NONE
 25/06 PM     3.6       -0.1        0.8        2       NONE
 26/06 AM     3.9        0.2        0.2        3       NONE
 26/06 PM     3.0       -0.7        0.1        3       NONE

$$

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INLAND WORCESTER-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION: INLAND WORCESTER COUNTY ADJACENT TO THE BAYS.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     4.6        2.1        2.8        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     2.6        0.1        1.2        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     2.6        0.1        0.7        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.0       -0.5        0.6        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.1       -0.4        0.1        1       NONE
 26/07 PM     1.4       -1.1       -0.1        1       NONE

$$

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GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-YORK-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY AND LOWER YORK AND JAMES
  RIVERS.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/08 AM     3.1        1.7        2.1       3-4     MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.0        0.6        1.3        2       NONE
 25/09 AM     2.0        0.6        1.0        1       NONE
 25/10 PM     1.7        0.3        0.9        2       NONE
 26/10 AM     1.8        0.4        0.7        2       NONE
 26/10 PM     1.1       -0.3        0.3       1-2      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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     4.6        1.9        2.2        3      MINOR
 24/06 PM     3.3        0.6        1.4       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.5        0.8        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.9        0.2        0.9        1       NONE
 26/08 AM     3.1        0.4        0.5       1-2      NONE
 26/08 PM     2.2       -0.5        0.1       1-2      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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     4.3        1.7        2.5        2       NONE
 24/07 PM     2.7        0.1        1.3        1       NONE
 25/07 AM     3.0        0.4        1.1        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     2.4       -0.2        0.9        1       NONE
 26/08 AM     2.4       -0.2        0.4        1       NONE
 26/08 PM     1.7       -0.9        0.1        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     4.8        2.0        2.5        3      MINOR
 24/07 PM     3.1        0.3        1.2       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.4        0.6        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.7       -0.1        0.7       1-2      NONE
 26/08 AM     2.8        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.1       -0.7        0.0        2       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/05 AM     5.1        2.2        2.7        3      MINOR
 24/06 PM     3.4        0.5        1.5       2-3      NONE
 25/06 AM     3.7        0.8        1.1        2       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.8       -0.1        0.8        2       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.9        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/07 PM     2.2       -0.7        0.1        3       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/07 AM     4.7        1.9        2.3        3      MINOR
 24/07 PM     3.3        0.5        1.3       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.5        0.7        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.7       -0.1        0.7       1-2      NONE
 26/08 AM     2.8        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.0       -0.8       -0.1        2       NONE

$$

VAZ089-090-093-524-241500-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1500Z/
SURRY-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT-NEWPORT NEWS-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION: AREAS ALONG THE JAMES RIVER.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS: MINOR INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/09 AM     3.8        1.6        1.8        2      MINOR
 24/09 PM     2.3        0.1        0.9       1-2      NONE
 25/10 AM     2.7        0.5        0.7        1       NONE
 25/10 PM     2.1       -0.1        0.6        1       NONE
 26/11 AM     2.2        0.0        0.1       1-2      NONE
 26/11 PM     1.2       -1.0       -0.4        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/06 AM     4.8        2.0        2.5        3      MINOR
 24/07 PM     3.1        0.3        1.2       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.4        0.6        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.7       -0.1        0.7       1-2      NONE
 26/08 AM     2.8        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.1       -0.7        0.0        2       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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/07 AM     4.7        1.9        2.3        3      MINOR
 24/07 PM     3.3        0.5        1.3       1-2      NONE
 25/07 AM     3.5        0.7        1.0        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     2.7       -0.1        0.7       1-2      NONE
 26/08 AM     2.8        0.0        0.2        2       NONE
 26/08 PM     2.0       -0.8       -0.1        2       NONE

$$

NCZ102-241800-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170124T1800Z/
EASTERN CURRITUCK-
556 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA OUTER BANKS.

* SURF HEIGHT: NEARSHORE WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET.

* TIMING: HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY.

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

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.

&&

$$

$$



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