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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
834 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MDZ017-092145-
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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-
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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-
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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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