Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1058 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016


VAZ054-181600-
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ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1058 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC HAS
CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

WATER LEVELS HAVE FALLEN BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

&&

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

$$

MDZ014-182300-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0063.000000T0000Z-160919T0300Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
1058 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND THREE QUARTERS OF A FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE HIGH TIDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* 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...

ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...7:28 PM AND 7:27 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.

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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   18/07 PM     2.6      1.7      0.9     MINOR
   19/07 AM     2.3      1.5      0.8      NONE
   19/08 PM     2.3      1.7      0.6      NONE
   20/08 AM     2.0      1.5      0.5      NONE
   20/09 PM     2.1      1.8      0.3      NONE

$$

MDZ017-182300-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0063.000000T0000Z-160919T0000Z/
ST. MARYS-
1058 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND ONE FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* 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...

POINT LOOKOUT...3:21 PM AND 3:30 AM...

NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...

COLTON POINT...4:44 PM AND 5:11 AM...
PINEY POINT...4:08 PM AND 4:35 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.

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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   18/04 PM     2.8      1.9      0.9     MINOR
   19/04 AM     2.5      1.7      0.8      NONE
   19/05 PM     2.7      1.9      0.8     MINOR
   20/05 AM     2.4      1.7      0.7      NONE
   20/05 PM     2.4      1.8      0.6      NONE
   21/06 AM     2.1      1.6      0.5      NONE

$$

$$



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