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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
641 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

NCZ102-VAZ084>086-089-090-093-095>098-522>525-061845-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160507T0700Z/
EASTERN CURRITUCK-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-SURRY-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT-
NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-EASTERN ESSEX-YORK-
NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
641 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION: WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...INCLUDING TIDAL RIVERS FROM
  SOUTHSIDE HAMPTON ROADS THROUGH THE PENINSULAS.

* TIMING: ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS ON EITHER
  SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS MORNING/EARLY AFTERNOON... AND AGAIN LATE
  THIS EVENING INTO EARLY SATURDAY 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 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.

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/12 PM      3.0     1.3      1.7      1-2      MINOR
   07/12 AM      2.9     1.7      1.2       1       MINOR
   07/12 PM      2.2     1.3      0.9       1        NONE
   08/12 AM      2.3     1.7      0.6       1        NONE
   08/01 PM      1.9     1.3      0.6      1-2       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      4.5     2.8      1.7       1       MINOR
   06/10 PM      4.4     3.3      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.6     2.8      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      3.9     3.3      0.6       1        NONE
   08/11 AM      3.2     2.8      0.4       1        NONE
   09/12 AM      3.6     3.2      0.4       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      4.5     2.8      1.7       1       MINOR
   06/10 PM      4.4     3.3      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.6     2.8      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      3.9     3.3      0.6       1        NONE
   08/11 AM      3.1     2.7      0.4      1-2       NONE
   09/12 AM      3.6     3.2      0.4       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/12 PM      3.9     2.2      1.7       1       MINOR
   07/01 AM      3.9     2.8      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/01 PM      3.0     2.2      0.8       1        NONE
   08/01 AM      3.2     2.8      0.4       1        NONE
   08/02 PM      2.4     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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 AM      4.5     2.9      1.6       1       MINOR
   06/10 PM      4.6     3.5      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.7     2.9      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      4.1     3.5      0.6       1        NONE
   08/11 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4      1-2       NONE
   09/12 AM      3.8     3.4      0.4       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      4.6     3.0      1.6      2-3       NONE
   06/09 PM      4.7     3.6      1.1       2        NONE
   07/09 AM      3.8     3.0      0.8       2        NONE
   07/10 PM      4.2     3.6      0.6       2        NONE
   08/10 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4       2        NONE
   08/11 PM      3.9     3.5      0.4       2        NONE

DUCK NC
MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/08 AM      5.2     3.7      1.5      4-5       NONE
   06/08 PM      5.5     4.6      0.9       3        NONE
   07/08 AM      4.4     3.7      0.7       2        NONE
   07/09 PM      5.1     4.6      0.5       2        NONE
   08/09 AM      3.9     3.6      0.3       2        NONE
   08/10 PM      4.8     4.5      0.3       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 AM      4.5     2.9      1.6       1       MINOR
   06/10 PM      4.6     3.5      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.7     2.9      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      4.1     3.5      0.6       1       MINOR
   08/11 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4       1        NONE
   09/12 AM      3.8     3.4      0.4       1       MINOR

$$

MDZ024-025-VAZ099-100-061845-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160507T0400Z/
INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON-
641 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

* LOCATION: OCEAN SIDE OF THE LOWER EASTERN SHORE...INCLUDING
  WORCESTER COUNTY MARYLAND...AND THE BAY AND OCEAN SIDE OF ACCOMACK AND
  NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES.

* TIMING: ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS
  MORNING...AND AGAIN THIS EVENING. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY BRIEFLY APPROACH
  MODERATE FLOOD THRESHOLDS.

* 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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/08 AM      3.7     2.5      1.2       5        NONE
   06/09 PM      3.9     3.0      0.9       4       MINOR
   07/09 AM      3.1     2.5      0.6       3        NONE
   07/10 PM      3.3     3.0      0.3       2        NONE
   08/10 AM      2.6     2.4      0.2      2-3       NONE
   08/11 PM      3.0     3.0      0.0       2        NONE

SAXIS VA

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/01 PM      4.1     2.6      1.5       1
   07/01 AM      4.4     3.2      1.2       1
   07/02 PM      3.5     2.6      0.9       1
   08/02 AM      4.0     3.2      0.8       1
   08/02 PM      3.3     2.6      0.7       2

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/11 AM      3.4     2.0      1.4      1-2     MODERATE
   06/11 PM      3.4     2.4      1.0       1      MODERATE
   07/12 PM      2.8     2.0      0.8       1       MINOR
   08/12 AM      2.9     2.4      0.5      1-2      MINOR
   08/01 PM      2.4     1.9      0.5       2        NONE
   09/01 AM      2.7     2.4      0.3       1        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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      4.7     3.1      1.6       2       MINOR
   06/09 PM      4.8     3.7      1.1       1      MODERATE
   07/10 AM      3.8     3.0      0.8       1        NONE
   07/10 PM      4.3     3.7      0.6      1-2      MINOR
   08/11 AM      3.5     3.0      0.5      1-2       NONE
   08/11 PM      4.0     3.6      0.4       1        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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/08 AM      3.9     2.5      1.4      4-5      MINOR
   06/09 PM      4.1     3.1      1.0       3       MINOR
   07/09 AM      3.1     2.4      0.7       2        NONE
   07/10 PM      3.5     3.1      0.4       2        NONE
   08/10 AM      2.7     2.4      0.3       2        NONE
   08/11 PM      3.1     3.0      0.1       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      6.2     4.6      1.6      3-4       NONE
   06/09 PM      6.7     5.5      1.2      2-3      MINOR
   07/10 AM      5.3     4.5      0.8       2        NONE
   07/10 PM      6.0     5.5      0.5       2        NONE
   08/11 AM      4.7     4.4      0.3       2        NONE
   08/11 PM      5.6     5.4      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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 AM      7.0     5.3      1.7      1-2      MINOR
   06/09 PM      7.5     6.5      1.0       1      MODERATE
   07/10 AM      5.9     5.2      0.7       1        NONE
   07/10 PM      6.9     6.5      0.4       1       MINOR
   08/10 AM      5.3     5.0      0.3       1        NONE
   08/11 PM      6.7     6.4      0.3       1        NONE

$$

VAZ075>078-061845-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160507T0900Z/
WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-
641 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION: WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...INCLUDING TIDAL
  RIVERS OF THE NORTHERN NECK.

* TIMING: ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW
  HOURS ON EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATE THIS
  MORNING/EARLY AFTERNOON...AND AGAIN LATE TONIGHT/EARLY SATURDAY
  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 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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/03 AM      3.1     1.5      1.6       2       MINOR
   06/02 PM      3.0     1.5      1.5       1       MINOR
   07/03 AM      3.1     1.8      1.3       1       MINOR
   07/03 PM      2.4     1.5      0.9       1        NONE
   08/04 AM      2.4     1.8      0.6       1        NONE
   08/04 PM      2.1     1.5      0.6       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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/12 PM      3.0     1.3      1.7      1-2      MINOR
   07/12 AM      2.9     1.7      1.2       1       MINOR
   07/12 PM      2.2     1.3      0.9       1        NONE
   08/12 AM      2.3     1.7      0.6       1        NONE
   08/01 PM      1.9     1.3      0.6      1-2       NONE

$$

MDZ021>023-061845-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160507T1200Z/
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
641 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION: CHESAPEAKE BAY SIDE OF THE LOWER MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE...
  INCLUDING TIDAL RIVERS.

* TIMING: ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW
  HOURS ON EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  AGAIN EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. A FEW LOCATIONS IN SOUTHERN
  DORCHESTER COUNTY MAY BRIEFLY APPROACH MODERATE COASTAL FLOOD
  THRESHOLDS.

* 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.

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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/04 AM      3.5     2.4      1.1       2       MINOR
   06/05 PM      3.0     1.9      1.1       1        NONE
   07/05 AM      3.6     2.5      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/05 PM      2.5     1.9      0.6       1        NONE
   08/06 AM      3.0     2.4      0.6       1        NONE
   08/07 PM      2.0     1.8      0.2      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
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/03 AM      3.4     2.2      1.2      1-2      MINOR
   06/02 PM      3.5     2.2      1.3       1       MINOR
   07/02 AM      3.9     2.7      1.2       1      MODERATE
   07/03 PM      3.1     2.2      0.9       1        NONE
   08/03 AM      3.4     2.7      0.7       1       MINOR
   08/04 PM      2.7     2.2      0.5      1-2       NONE

SAXIS VA

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/01 PM      4.1     2.6      1.5       1
   07/01 AM      4.4     3.2      1.2       1
   07/02 PM      3.5     2.6      0.9       1
   08/02 AM      4.0     3.2      0.8       1
   08/02 PM      3.3     2.6      0.7       2

$$

$$


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