Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1018 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017


DCZ001-VAZ054-280600-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0058.170728T0300Z-170728T0600Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1018 PM EDT THU JUL 27 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM
EDT FRIDAY.

* LOCATION...SHORELINE IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND ARLINGTON
  COUNTY AND THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...AROUND 1 FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT WASHINGTON
  CHANNEL IS AT 12:21 AM AND ALEXANDRIA AT 12:39 AM TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SHORELINE INUNDATION IS EXPECTED ALONG PORTIONS OF
  THE SEAWALL ADJACENT TO OHIO DRIVE AND THE HAINS POINT LOOP
  ROAD. WATER IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH THE CURB NEAR THE
  INTERSECTION OF KING STREET AND STRAND STREET IN ALEXANDRIA.
  MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

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