Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
420 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017


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DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-
420 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD
ADVISORY.

WATER LEVELS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE, BUT ARE
EXPECTED TO STAY 0.5 FEET OR MORE BELOW MINOR FLOOD CRITERIA FOR THE UPCOMING
HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATER THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENTS MAY
BE ISSUED FOR LATER HIGH TIDE CYCLES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS WATER LEVELS COULD
APPROACH MINOR FLOOD CRITERIA.

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.
TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE.
FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE.

CAMBRIDGE MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 26/05 PM     2.6        0.6        0.7        1       NONE
 27/05 AM     3.1        1.1        0.7        1       NONE
 27/06 PM     2.6        0.6        0.7        1       NONE
 28/06 AM     3.2        1.2        0.8        1       NONE
 28/06 PM     2.3        0.3        0.5        1       NONE

BISHOPS HEAD MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.3 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 4.3 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.2 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  -------
 26/02 PM     3.0        0.9        0.8        1       NONE
 27/02 AM     3.2        1.1        0.7        1       NONE
 27/03 PM     2.9        0.8        0.7       1-2      NONE
 28/03 AM     3.4        1.3        0.8        2      MINOR
 28/04 PM     2.6        0.5        0.5        1       NONE



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