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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

VAZ100-240630-
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NORTHAMPTON-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY.

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

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/06 PM     3.2        1.2        1.8        2      MINOR
 24/08 AM     3.4        1.4        1.5       3-4     MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.8        0.8        1.3       2-3      NONE
 25/08 AM     2.8        0.8        0.9        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     2.2        0.2        0.7        2       NONE
 26/09 AM     2.5        0.5        0.5        2       NONE

$$

VAZ075-077-078-240400-
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WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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

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

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY AND POTOMAC RIVER.

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

* 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/10 PM     3.2        1.7        2.4        1      MINOR
 24/10 AM     2.8        1.3        1.8        1       NONE
 24/11 PM     2.5        1.0        1.6        1       NONE
 25/12 PM     2.6        1.1        1.5        1       NONE
 26/12 AM     2.4        0.9        1.5        1       NONE
 26/12 PM     2.6        1.1        1.5        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/07 PM     3.1        1.7        2.4        2      MINOR
 24/08 AM     2.7        1.3        1.7        3       NONE
 24/08 PM     2.1        0.7        1.4        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       1-2      NONE

$$

MDZ021>023-240630-
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DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY.

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

CAMBRIDGE MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 24/01 AM     3.3        1.3        2.1        1      MINOR
 24/02 PM     2.7        0.7        1.2        1       NONE
 25/02 AM     2.3        0.3        1.1        1       NONE
 25/02 PM     2.5        0.5        1.0        1       NONE
 26/03 AM     2.5        0.5        1.2        1       NONE

BISHOPS HEAD MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.3 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 4.3 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.2 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/11 PM     3.3        1.2        2.3       3-4     MINOR
 24/11 AM     2.5        0.4        1.2       3-4      NONE
 24/11 PM     2.2        0.1        1.1       1-2      NONE
 25/12 PM     2.5        0.4        1.1       1-2      NONE
 26/12 AM     2.3        0.2        1.2       1-2      NONE
 26/12 PM     2.3        0.2        0.9       1-2      NONE

$$

MDZ025-240630-
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MARYLAND BEACHES-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST TUESDAY...

* 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 THIS EVENING AND AGAIN EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. HIGH SURF
  EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/05 PM     4.7        2.2        3.3        5      MINOR
 24/05 AM     4.1        1.6        2.3        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     2.6        0.1        1.2        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     2.7        0.2        0.8        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.0       -0.5        0.6        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.2       -0.3        0.2        1       NONE

$$

VAZ099-240630-
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ACCOMACK-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION: AREAS ADJACENT THE ATLANTIC OCEAN THIS EVENING. AREAS ADJACENT THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY TUESDAY MORNING.

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

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...AND AGAIN TUESDAY MORNING ON THE BAY SIDE.
  HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.

* 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.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/06 PM     3.2        1.2        1.8        2      MINOR
 24/08 AM     3.4        1.4        1.5       3-4     MINOR
 24/08 PM     2.8        0.8        1.3       2-3      NONE
 25/08 AM     2.8        0.8        0.9        1       NONE
 25/08 PM     2.2        0.2        0.7        2       NONE
 26/09 AM     2.5        0.5        0.5        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/04 PM     4.6        1.8        2.8        3      MINOR
 24/05 AM     4.6        1.8        2.1        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     3.2        0.4        1.3        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     3.6        0.8        1.0        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.8        0.0        0.8        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     3.2        0.4        0.4        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/05 PM     6.7        2.2        3.5        3      MINOR
 24/06 AM     6.2        1.7        2.2        1       NONE
 24/06 PM     4.9        0.4        1.6        1       NONE
 25/07 AM     5.4        0.9        1.2        1       NONE
 25/07 PM     4.4       -0.1        1.0        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     5.0        0.5        0.6        1       NONE

$$

MDZ024-240630-
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INLAND WORCESTER-
525 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION: INLAND WORCESTER COUNTY ADJACENT TO THE BAYS.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE FORECAST TO REACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS
  DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 23/05 PM     4.7        2.2        3.3        5      MINOR
 24/05 AM     4.1        1.6        2.3        1      MINOR
 24/05 PM     2.6        0.1        1.2        1       NONE
 25/06 AM     2.7        0.2        0.8        1       NONE
 25/06 PM     2.0       -0.5        0.6        1       NONE
 26/07 AM     2.2       -0.3        0.2        1       NONE

$$

$$



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