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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
536 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016


MDZ025-VAZ099-291745-
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MARYLAND BEACHES-ACCOMACK-
536 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING. A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT HAS
ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

* LOCATION: OCEAN SIDE OF WORCESTER COUNTY MARYLAND AND ACCOMACK COUNTY
  VIRGINIA.

* HAZARDS: MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS...AND
  DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK.

* TIMING: COASTAL FLOODING WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE
  THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY. ADDITIONAL TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE LATER FRIDAY
  INTO SATURDAY. HIGHEST THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS OCCURS WITHIN THE FEW HOURS
  PRIOR TO LOW TIDE...ALTHOUGH DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT
  ANY TIME TODAY.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY. DANGEROUS SHOREBREAK OF 4 FEET
  OR GREATER CAN CAUSE NECK AND SPINAL INJURIES...AFFECTING EVEN THE MOST ABLE
  SWIMMERS.

* SURF HEIGHT: 5 TO 7 FEET.

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.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP CURRENTS...
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS ARE POSSIBLE.
CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER.

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE NEW BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

&&

&&

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
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      4.0     2.3      1.7      5-7      MINOR
   29/08 PM      4.6     2.4      2.2       7       MINOR
   30/08 AM      4.5     2.4      2.1      5-6      MINOR
   30/09 PM      4.1     2.4      1.7       4       MINOR
   01/09 AM      3.8     2.4      1.4       3       MINOR
   01/09 PM      3.4     2.3      1.1       3        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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      4.1     2.3      1.8      4-6       NONE
   29/08 PM      4.4     2.4      2.0      6-7      MINOR
   30/08 AM      4.3     2.4      1.9       5       MINOR
   30/09 PM      3.9     2.3      1.6       3       MINOR
   01/09 AM      3.9     2.5      1.4      2-3      MINOR
   01/09 PM      3.4     2.3      1.1       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      6.5     4.7      1.8       4       MINOR
   29/08 PM      6.7     4.7      2.0       5       MINOR
   30/09 AM      6.7     4.9      1.8       5       MINOR
   30/09 PM      6.2     4.7      1.5       3        NONE
   01/09 AM      6.1     4.9      1.2      2-3       NONE
   01/10 PM      5.6     4.6      1.0       2        NONE

$$

MDZ024-291745-
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INLAND WORCESTER-
536 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION: INTERIOR PORTIONS OF WORCESTER COUNTY MARYLAND ADJACENT TO
  TIDAL RIVERS AND ASSAWOMAN BAY.

* TIMING: WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.
  ADDITIONAL TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE LATER FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

* 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.

OCEAN CITY INLET MD
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      4.0     2.3      1.7      5-7      MINOR
   29/08 PM      4.6     2.4      2.2       7       MINOR
   30/08 AM      4.5     2.4      2.1      5-6      MINOR
   30/09 PM      4.1     2.4      1.7       4       MINOR
   01/09 AM      3.8     2.4      1.4       3       MINOR
   01/09 PM      3.4     2.3      1.1       3        NONE

$$

VAZ075>078-084>086-291745-
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WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-
536 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT FRIDAY.

* LOCATION: MIDDLE PENINSULA AND NORTHERN NECK LOCATIONS ADJACENT TO THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY AND TIDAL RIVERS.

* TIMING: WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING. ADDITIONAL TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE LATER FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

* 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.

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/02 PM      3.1     1.7      1.4       2       MINOR
   30/02 AM      3.2     1.7      1.5      2-3      MINOR
   30/02 PM      3.2     1.7      1.5       2       MINOR
   01/02 AM      3.2     1.7      1.5      1-2      MINOR
   01/03 PM      3.0     1.7      1.3       1       MINOR
   02/03 AM      2.8     1.6      1.2       1       MINOR

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/11 AM      2.9     1.7      1.2       3       MINOR
   30/12 AM      3.1     1.6      1.5       3       MINOR
   30/11 AM      3.2     1.7      1.5      1-2      MINOR
   01/12 AM      3.0     1.6      1.4       1       MINOR
   01/12 PM      3.0     1.7      1.3       1       MINOR
   02/12 AM      2.7     1.6      1.1       1        NONE

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      4.2     2.9      1.3      2-3       NONE
   29/09 PM      4.5     2.9      1.6       2       MINOR
   30/09 AM      4.4     2.9      1.5       1       MINOR
   30/10 PM      4.2     2.8      1.4       1        NONE
   01/10 AM      4.3     3.0      1.3       1       MINOR
   01/10 PM      3.9     2.8      1.1      1-2       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/09 AM      4.1     2.8      1.3       2        NONE
   29/09 PM      4.4     2.8      1.6       2       MINOR
   30/09 AM      4.4     2.9      1.5       1       MINOR
   30/10 PM      4.2     2.8      1.4       1        NONE
   01/10 AM      4.1     2.9      1.2       1        NONE
   01/10 PM      3.7     2.7      1.0      1-2       NONE

$$

VAZ100-291745-
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NORTHAMPTON-
536 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* HAZARDS: HIGH THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS

* LOCATION: OCEAN SIDE OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY.

* SURF HEIGHT: 5 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP CURRENTS...
LONGSHORE CURRENTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS ARE POSSIBLE.
CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER.

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE NEW BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

&&

&&

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
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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   29/08 AM      6.3     5.0      1.3       1        NONE
   29/08 PM      6.7     5.2      1.4       1        NONE
   30/09 AM      6.4     5.2      1.2       1        NONE
   30/09 PM      6.4     5.2      1.2       1        NONE
   01/09 AM      6.3     5.3      1.0       1        NONE
   01/10 PM      5.9     5.1      0.8       1        NONE



$$

$$

BROWN



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