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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
558 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017


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DORCHESTER-
558 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING. THE COASTAL FLOOD WARNING HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATION...DORCHESTER COUNTY NEAR CAMBRIDGE.

* TIMING...THROUGH 8 AM.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE. 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.

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.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 26/05 AM     3.8        1.8        1.2        1      MINOR
 26/05 PM     2.4        0.4        0.6       1-2      NONE
 27/06 AM     2.7        0.7        0.2        1       NONE
 27/06 PM     2.0        0.0        0.2        1       NONE
 28/07 AM     2.8        0.8        0.3        1       NONE
 28/07 PM     2.1        0.1        0.3        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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 26/03 AM     3.9        1.8        1.5       1-2    MODERATE
 26/03 PM     3.0        0.9        0.8       1-2      NONE
 27/03 AM     3.1        1.0        0.4        1       NONE
 27/04 PM     2.6        0.5        0.4        1       NONE
 28/04 AM     3.1        1.0        0.5        1       NONE
 28/04 PM     2.8        0.7        0.6        1       NONE

$$

MDZ022-023-261100-
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WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
558 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD
WARNING.

HIGH TIDE HAS PASSED...WITH NO ADDITIONAL FLOODING EXPECTED.

&&


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