Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1042 AM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

MDZ017-182100-
/O.EXB.KLWX.CF.Y.0115.171118T1700Z-171118T2100Z/
ST. MARYS-
1042 AM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EST THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINE IN ST. MARYS COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT POINT
  LOOKOUT IS AT 1:21 PM...AT PINEY POINT AT 2:06 PM AND COLTONS
  POINT AT 2:42 PM.

* IMPACTS...WATER IS EXPECTED TO GO OVER A PORTION OF THE BULKHEAD
  NEAR THE STRAITS POINT BRIDGE, AND ALSO COVER YARDS IN THE ST
  GEORGES CREEK AND ST MARYS RIVER AREAS. 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.

&&

&&

FORECAST TIDES ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER
(MLLW) AND MEAN HIGHER HIGH WATER (MHHW) UNLESS
OTHERWISE NOTED. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS
APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES THE
NORMAL TIDE AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL. FLOOD IMPACT
IS BASED ON THE TOTAL TIDE AND WAVES WHERE APPLICABLE.

STRAITS POINT MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 1.9 FT, MAJOR 3.4 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 18/01 PM     2.7        1.1        1.2       2.0     MINOR
 19/03 AM     2.7        1.1        1.3       2.0     MINOR
 19/02 PM     1.7        0.1        0.2       2.0      NONE
 20/03 AM     0.7       -0.9       -0.6       1.0      NONE
 20/03 PM     1.1       -0.5       -0.4       1.0      NONE
 21/03 AM     1.2       -0.4       -0.1       1.0      NONE

&&

$$

MDZ014-182345-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0115.171118T1900Z-171119T0200Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
1042 AM EST SAT NOV 18 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 9 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINE IN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT ANNAPOLIS
  IS AT 5:26 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WATER IS EXPECTED TO POND IN THE PARKING LOT AT
  ANNAPOLIS CITY DOCK. 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.

&&

&&

FORECAST TIDES ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER
(MLLW) AND MEAN HIGHER HIGH WATER (MHHW) UNLESS
OTHERWISE NOTED. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS
APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES THE
NORMAL TIDE AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL. FLOOD IMPACT
IS BASED ON THE TOTAL TIDE AND WAVES WHERE APPLICABLE.

ANNAPOLIS MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.9 FT, MAJOR 4.6 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 18/05 PM     2.8        1.4        1.5       1.0     MINOR
 19/05 AM     2.5        1.1        1.6       1.0     MINOR
 19/06 PM     1.3       -0.1        0.0       1.0      NONE
 20/05 AM     0.1       -1.3       -0.7       0.5      NONE
 20/07 PM     0.9       -0.5       -0.4       0.5      NONE
 21/06 AM     0.7       -0.7       -0.1       0.5      NONE

&&

$$

DHOF



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