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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1007 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016


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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1007 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...ABOUT 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS AFTERNOON.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW-LYING SHORELINE.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...
WASHINGTON CHANNEL...12:43 PM
ALEXANDRIA...1:01 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.

&&

&&

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

$$

MDZ018-281600-
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CALVERT-
1007 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT
TODAY...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...1.0 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING.

* 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...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...6:56 AM...7:43 PM
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...8:46 AM...9:34 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.

&&

&&

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

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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/06 PM     2.5      1.3      1.2      NONE
   29/07 AM     2.7      1.5      1.2     MINOR
   29/07 PM     2.3      1.3      1.0      NONE
   30/08 AM     2.3      1.5      0.8      NONE
   30/09 PM     2.2      1.4      0.8      NONE

NORTH BEACH MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/09 AM     2.9      1.4      1.5     MINOR
   28/10 PM     2.3      1.1      1.2      NONE
   29/09 AM     2.5      1.4      1.1      NONE
   29/10 PM     2.0      1.1      0.9      NONE
   30/10 AM     2.1      1.3      0.8      NONE
   30/11 PM     2.0      1.2      0.8      NONE

$$

MDZ014-281900-
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ANNE ARUNDEL-
1007 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...ABOUT 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING.

* 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...10:20 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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/10 AM     2.9      1.4      1.5     MINOR
   28/10 PM     2.2      1.0      1.2      NONE
   29/11 AM     2.5      1.4      1.1     MINOR
   29/11 PM     2.0      1.1      0.9      NONE
   30/12 PM     2.2      1.4      0.8      NONE
   00/01 AM     2.1      1.2      0.9      NONE

NORTH BEACH MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/09 AM     2.9      1.4      1.5     MINOR
   28/10 PM     2.3      1.1      1.2      NONE
   29/09 AM     2.5      1.4      1.1      NONE
   29/10 PM     2.0      1.1      0.9      NONE
   30/10 AM     2.1      1.3      0.8      NONE
   30/11 PM     2.0      1.2      0.8      NONE

$$

MDZ011-281900-
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SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
1007 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...ABOUT 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING AND
  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...
BOWLEY BAR...12:52 PM
FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...11:32 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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/11 AM     3.0      1.6      1.4     MINOR
   29/12 AM     2.4      1.2      1.2      NONE
   29/12 PM     2.6      1.5      1.1      NONE
   29/01 AM     2.3      1.3      1.0      NONE
   30/01 PM     2.3      1.5      0.8      NONE
   01/02 AM     2.3      1.4      0.9      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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   28/12 PM     2.8      1.5      1.3      NONE
   28/01 AM     2.3      1.1      1.2      NONE
   29/01 PM     2.6      1.5      1.1      NONE
   29/01 AM     2.0      1.1      0.9      NONE
   30/01 PM     2.2      1.4      0.8      NONE
   01/02 AM     2.1      1.2      0.9      NONE

$$

$$



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