Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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WHUS41 KAKQ 261555
CFWAKQ

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1055 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

VAZ095-098-262000-
/O.CAN.KAKQ.CF.S.0013.000000T0000Z-141126T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.Y.0034.141126T1555Z-141126T2000Z/
NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-VIRGINIA BEACH-
1055 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING/IMPACTS...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOODING
THRESHOLDS WITHIN A COUPLE HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE LATE
THIS MORNING.

* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF SOUTHSIDE HAMPTON ROADS ADJACENT TO THE
  LOWER CHESAPEAKE BAY.

* TIMING/IMPACTS...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE A FEW HOURS
  EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.

* TIDES...TIDAL DEPARTURES WILL AVERAGE 1.5 TO 1.75 FEET ABOVE
  NORMAL DURING HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING. AT SEWELLS POINT...HIGH
  TIDE IS AT 1140 AM EST. A PEAK WATER LEVEL OF AROUND 4.7 FEET
  MLLW IS FORECAST. MINOR FLOODING BEGINS AT 4.5 FEET MLLW.

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF
HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. FLOOD
CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS...TIDES AND
/ OR WAVE ACTION 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.

SEWELLS POINT VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, SEVERE 7.0 FT

                TOTAL    ASTRO
    DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
   ----------  -------   ------- -------  -------  ----------
    26/11 AM     4.7      2.9      1.8       5       MINOR
    27/12 AM     3.5      2.4      1.1      1-2       NONE
    27/12 PM     3.6      2.8      0.8      1-2       NONE
    28/01 AM     3.1      2.5      0.6       2        NONE
    28/01 PM     3.1      2.7      0.4      1-2       NONE
    29/02 AM     2.8      2.5      0.3       1        NONE
:

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, SEVERE 6.0 FT

                TOTAL    ASTRO
    DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
   ----------  -------   ------- -------  -------  ----------
    26/11 AM     4.9      3.1      1.8       6       MINOR
    26/11 PM     3.6      2.5      1.1      3-4       NONE
    27/12 PM     3.8      3.0      0.8       2        NONE
    28/12 AM     3.1      2.5      0.6       3        NONE
    28/12 PM     3.2      2.8      0.4      2-3       NONE
    29/01 AM     2.9      2.6      0.3       2        NONE
:

&&

$$

MDZ024-025-VAZ099-100-262000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.S.0013.000000T0000Z-141126T2000Z/
INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON VA-
1055 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

* LOCATION...ATLANTIC PORTIONS OF THE LOWER MARYLAND AND VIRGINIA
  EASTERN SHORE.

* TIMING/IMPACTS...WATER LEVELS WILL APPROACH MINOR FLOODING
  THRESHOLDS WITHIN A COUPLE HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE LATE
  THIS MORNING.

* TIDES...TIDAL DEPARTURES WILL RISE TO AROUND ONE FOOT ABOVE
  NORMAL DURING THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY
  AFTERNOON.

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF
HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. FLOOD
CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE.

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

                TOTAL    ASTRO
    DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
   ----------  -------   ------- -------  -------  ----------
    26/10 AM     3.5      2.7      0.8       7        NONE
    26/11 PM     3.5      2.2      1.3      5-6       NONE
    27/11 AM     3.2      2.7      0.5      3-4       NONE
    28/12 AM     2.1      2.2     -0.1      3-4       NONE
    28/12 PM     2.6      2.5      0.1       3        NONE
    29/01 AM     2.3      2.2      0.1      2-3       NONE
:

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, SEVERE 8.0 FT

                TOTAL    ASTRO
    DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
   ----------  -------   ------- -------  -------  ----------
    26/11 AM     6.0      4.7      1.3       7        NONE
    26/11 PM     4.8      3.7      1.1      4-5       NONE
    27/12 PM     5.0      4.5      0.5       3        NONE
    28/12 AM     3.7      3.7      0.0       3        NONE
    28/01 PM     4.4      4.3      0.1      2-3       NONE
    29/01 AM     3.8      3.7      0.1       2        NONE
:

$$

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HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=AKQ

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