Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
330 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

MDZ011-508-031630-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0005.160203T1900Z-160204T0100Z/
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
330 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EST THIS EVENING.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...1 TO 2 FEET.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HAVRE DE GRACE...5:34 PM...
BOWLEY BAR...4:08 PM...

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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ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   03/01 AM     1.9      0.9      1.0      NONE
   03/03 PM     3.1      1.4      1.7     MINOR
   04/03 AM     2.0      0.9      1.1      NONE
   04/05 PM     1.0      1.5     -0.5      NONE
   05/04 AM     0.2      0.9     -0.7      NONE
   05/05 PM     0.6      1.5     -0.9      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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   03/06 AM     2.8      1.3      1.5      NONE
   03/06 PM     4.4      2.0      2.4     MINOR
   04/07 AM     2.2      1.3      0.9      NONE
   04/06 PM     1.4      2.0     -0.6      NONE
   05/07 AM     0.4      1.3     -0.9      NONE
   05/07 PM     1.6      2.1     -0.5      NONE

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