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558 WHUS41 KLWX 091334 CFWLWX URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 834 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 MDZ017-092145- /O.UPG.KLWX.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160210T0500Z/ /O.NEW.KLWX.CF.W.0002.160209T1334Z-160209T2200Z/ /O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0010.160209T2200Z-160210T1000Z/ ST. MARYS- 834 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 ...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY. * TIDAL ANOMALY...BETWEEN 2 AND 3 FEET ABOVE NORMAL. * TIMING...AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...HIGHEST THIS AFTERNOON. * EXPECTED IMPACTS...MODERATE INUNDATION OF THE SHORELINE NEAR ST. GEORGES ISLAND THIS AFTERNOON. MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW LYING SHORELINE ELSEWHERE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES... POINT LOOKOUT...1:58 PM AND 2:07 AM... COLTON POINT...3:21 PM AND 3:47 AM... PINEY POINT...2:45 PM AND 3:11 AM... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. STRAITS POINT MD MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/02 PM 3.6 1.5 2.1 MODERATE 10/03 AM 3.0 1.5 1.5 MINOR 10/03 PM 2.6 1.5 1.1 NONE 11/03 AM 2.1 1.5 0.6 NONE 11/04 PM 1.6 1.5 0.1 NONE 12/05 AM 1.6 1.6 0.0 NONE $$ DCZ001-VAZ054-091700- /O.EXT.KLWX.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160209T1700Z/ DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA- 834 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... * TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL. * TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING. HIGH TIDE HAS ALREADY OCCURRED BUT WATER LEVELS WILL REMAIN ABOVE MINOR FLOOD LEVELS MUCH OF THE REST OF THE MORNING. MINOR FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITH HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. * EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW LYING SHORELINE... SUCH AS THE END OF KING STREET AT THE STRAND IN ALEXANDRIA AND IN EAST POTOMAC PARK IN WASHINGTON DC. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. $$ MDZ011-014-016-018-508-092145- /O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160210T0500Z/ SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD- 834 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... * TIDAL ANOMALY...BETWEEN 2 AND 3 FEET ABOVE NORMAL. * TIMING...AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. * EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW LYING SHORELINE. HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH... ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY... HAVRE DE GRACE...10:16 AM AND 10:16 PM... BOWLEY BAR...8:37 PM AND 8:45 AM... FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...7:26 PM AND 7:35 AM... ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...6:03 PM AND 6:07 AM... CHESAPEAKE BEACH...4:39 PM AND 4:48 AM... SOLOMONS ISLAND...2:43 PM AND 2:59 AM... POINT LOOKOUT...1:58 PM AND 2:07 AM... NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER... GOOSE BAY...4:31 PM AND 4:57 AM... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE. && && ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. BALTIMORE FT MCHENRY MD MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/08 AM 3.1 0.8 2.3 MINOR 09/08 PM 3.5 1.3 2.2 MINOR 10/08 AM 2.3 1.0 1.3 NONE 10/08 PM 2.1 1.2 0.9 NONE 11/09 AM 1.2 1.1 0.1 NONE 11/09 PM 0.9 1.2 -0.3 NONE BOWLEYS QUARTERS MD MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/08 AM 3.3 1.1 2.2 MINOR 09/08 PM 3.7 1.6 2.1 MINOR 10/08 AM 2.5 1.2 1.3 NONE 10/08 PM 2.5 1.5 1.0 NONE 11/09 AM 1.4 1.3 0.1 NONE 11/10 PM 1.1 1.5 -0.4 NONE ANNAPOLIS MD MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/06 PM 3.3 1.0 2.3 MODERATE 10/06 AM 2.2 0.8 1.4 NONE 10/06 PM 2.1 1.0 1.1 NONE 11/07 AM 1.2 0.9 0.3 NONE 11/08 PM 0.8 1.0 -0.2 NONE NORTH BEACH MD MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/04 PM 3.4 1.1 2.3 MINOR 10/04 AM 2.3 0.8 1.5 NONE 10/05 PM 2.2 1.1 1.1 NONE 11/05 AM 1.4 0.9 0.5 NONE 11/06 PM 0.9 1.0 -0.1 NONE SOLOMONS ISLAND MD MINOR 2.75 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/02 PM 3.5 1.2 2.3 MINOR 10/02 AM 2.7 1.1 1.6 MINOR 10/03 PM 2.3 1.2 1.1 NONE 11/03 AM 1.7 1.1 0.6 NONE 11/03 PM 1.3 1.2 0.1 NONE 12/03 AM 1.1 1.1 0.0 NONE HAVRE DE GRACE MD MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 7.0 FT TOTAL ASTRO DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE ANOMALY FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ---------- ------- ------- ------- -------- 09/10 AM 4.2 1.8 2.4 MINOR 09/10 PM 4.5 2.3 2.2 MINOR 10/11 AM 3.3 1.9 1.4 NONE 10/11 PM 3.3 2.2 1.1 NONE 11/12 PM 2.5 2.1 0.4 NONE 12/12 AM 1.9 2.1 -0.2 NONE $$ $$

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