Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
742 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

WAZ507-509-511-558-559-182000-
/O.EXA.KSEW.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170118T2000Z/
EVERETT AND VICINITY-TACOMA AREA-HOOD CANAL AREA-
SEATTLE AND VICINITY-BREMERTON AND VICINITY-
742 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG THE
  SHORELINES DURING THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...ALL OF PUGET SOUND FROM TACOMA AND
  SEATTLE NORTH TO THE ADMIRALTY INLET AREA WILL HAVE UNUSUALLY
  HIGH TIDES. SHORELINES ALONG HOOD CANAL WILL ALSO BE AFFECTED.

* TIMING...THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY IS AROUND 9 TO 10 AM.
  WATER WILL BE UNUSUALLY HIGH FOR AN HOUR OR SO EACH SIDE OF HIGH
  TIDE.

* TIDE INFO...DEEP LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL PRODUCE TIDES
  HIGHER THAN THE TIDE TABLES. CURRENT ANOMALIES ARE ABOUT 1.5
  FEET ABOVE PREDICTIONS. THE ANOMALIES AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH
  TIDE WILL BE 1.5 TO 2.0 FEET ABOVE PREDICTIONS.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING DUE TO MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW. LOW LYING AREAS
  NEXT TO THE WATER COULD GET A FEW INCHES OF TIDAL OVERFLOW THIS
  MORNING. THIS INCLUDES SOME ROADS AND PARKING LOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS AND WAVES AT HIGH
TIDE COULD COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE
SHORELINE.

&&

$$

WAZ001-503-506-510-182000-
/O.CON.KSEW.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170118T2000Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-
ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-
742 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST
TODAY...

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG THE
  SHORELINES DURING THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...FROM THE ADMIRALTY INLET AREA AND
  WHIDBEY ISLAND UP THROUGH THE SAN JUANS AND THE ANACORTES
  AREA...NORTH TO BELLINGHAM BAY AND UP TO POINT ROBERTS.

* TIMING...THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY IS AROUND 9 TO 10 AM IN
  THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON. WATER WILL BE
  UNUSUALLY HIGH FOR AN HOUR OR SO EACH SIDE OF HIGH TIDE.

* TIDE INFO...DEEP LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL PRODUCE TIDES
  HIGHER THAN THE TIDE TABLES. CURRENT ANOMALIES ARE ABOUT 1.5
  FEET ABOVE PREDICTIONS. THE ANOMALIES AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH
  TIDE WILL BE 1.5 TO 2.0 FEET ABOVE PREDICTIONS.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING DUE TO MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW. LOW LYING AREAS
  NEXT TO THE WATER COULD GET A FEW INCHES OF TIDAL OVERFLOW THIS
  MORNING. THIS INCLUDES SOME ROADS AND PARKING LOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS AND WAVES AT HIGH
TIDE COULD COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE
SHORELINE.

&&

$$

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