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

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WHUS41 KAKQ 222124
CFWAKQ

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
524 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

MDZ024-025-230100-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0012.141022T2124Z-141023T0100Z/
INLAND WORCESTER-MARYLAND BEACHES-
524 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...AREAS OF NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE DURING HIGH TIDE
THIS EVENING

* LOCATION...WORCESTER COUNTY ALONG THE SHORELINES OF ASSAWOMAN
  AND CHINCOTEAGUE BAYS AND OCEAN INLETS.

* TIMING/IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE WITHIN 1 TO 2 HOURS ON
  EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* TIDES...TIDAL DEPARTURES WILL AVERAGE AROUND 1.5 FT ABOVE
  NORMAL DURING HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF
HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE
COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE. 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
   ----------  -------   ------- -------  -------  ----------
    22/08 PM     3.9      2.3      1.6       5        NONE
    23/08 AM     4.2      2.6      1.6       4       MINOR
    23/08 PM     3.3      2.2      1.1       4        NONE
    24/08 AM     3.3      2.6      0.8       3        NONE
    24/09 PM     2.8      2.2      0.6       2        NONE
    25/10 AM     3.2      2.7      0.6       2        NONE

$$


FOR THE LATEST TIDE LEVEL UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=AKQ




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