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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
607 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DEFAULT OVERVIEW SECTION
NCZ102-VAZ098-091200-
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OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-VIRGINIA BEACH-
607 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION: SANDBRIDGE BEACH SOUTH INTO OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK.

* TIMING: MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGH
  TIDE CYCLE THIS EVENING AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: NEARSHORE SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL LEAD TO BEACH EROSION.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY
AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND / OR
TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR
TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND
MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE
THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

&&

&&

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.


CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/08 PM      4.8     2.6      2.2       4       MINOR
   09/09 AM      4.8     3.1      1.7       2       MINOR
   09/09 PM      4.2     2.8      1.4       3        NONE
   10/09 AM      3.4     3.0      0.4       3        NONE
   10/10 PM      2.9     2.8      0.1       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      3.2     2.9      0.3       3        NONE

DUCK NC
MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/07 PM      5.8     3.4      2.4      7-9      MINOR
   09/08 AM      5.5     4.1      1.4      5-6      MINOR
   09/08 PM      4.6     3.6      1.0       4        NONE
   10/09 AM      4.3     4.0      0.3       3        NONE
   10/09 PM      3.9     3.7      0.2       3        NONE
   11/09 AM      4.4     3.9      0.5       3        NONE

$$

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MARYLAND BEACHES-ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON VA-
607 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST TUESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION: OCEAN CITY MARYLAND SOUTH TO NORTHAMPTON COUNTY VIRGINIA...AND
  ALSO THE BAY SIDE OF THE VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE.

* TIMING: MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE HIGH
  TIDE CYCLE THIS EVENING AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: NEARSHORE SURF OF 8 TO 10 FEET WILL LEAD TO BEACH EROSION ON
  THE ATLANTIC SIDE OF THE EASTERN SHORE.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY
AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND / OR
TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR
TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND
MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE
THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

&&

&&

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.

OCEAN CITY INLET MD
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/08 PM      4.4     2.4      2.0       8       MINOR
   09/08 AM      4.4     2.9      1.5      6-7      MINOR
   09/09 PM      3.7     2.5      1.2       4        NONE
   10/09 AM      3.0     2.8      0.2      3-4       NONE
   10/10 PM      2.8     2.5      0.3       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      2.7     2.8     -0.1       3        NONE

SAXIS VA

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   09/12 AM      3.5     2.3      1.2      1-2
   09/01 PM      4.1     2.7      1.4       1
   10/01 AM      3.8     2.5      1.3       2
   10/01 PM      3.2     2.7      0.5       2
   11/02 AM      2.9     2.5      0.4      2-3
   11/02 PM      3.0     2.6      0.4       3

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/11 PM      3.1     1.9      1.2      1-2      MINOR
   09/11 AM      3.4     2.2      1.2      1-2     MODERATE
   09/11 PM      2.8     2.0      0.8      2-3      MINOR
   10/12 PM      2.4     2.2      0.2       2        NONE
   11/12 AM      2.2     2.1      0.1      2-3       NONE
   11/01 PM      2.4     2.2      0.2       4        NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      4.5     2.6      1.9       2       MINOR
   09/09 AM      4.6     3.1      1.5       2       MINOR
   09/09 PM      4.2     2.8      1.4       3        NONE
   10/10 AM      3.3     3.0      0.3      2-3       NONE
   10/10 PM      2.8     2.8      0.0       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      3.1     3.0      0.1       4        NONE

CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/08 PM      4.5     2.4      2.1       5       MINOR
   09/08 AM      4.6     2.8      1.8      5-6      MINOR
   09/09 PM      3.8     2.5      1.3       3       MINOR
   10/09 AM      3.2     2.8      0.4       3        NONE
   10/10 PM      3.0     2.6      0.4       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      2.7     2.7      0.0       3        NONE

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      6.7     4.3      2.4       5       MINOR
   09/09 AM      6.5     4.8      1.7      3-4      MINOR
   09/09 PM      5.8     4.4      1.4       3        NONE
   10/10 AM      5.1     4.8      0.3       3        NONE
   10/10 PM      4.9     4.5      0.4       3        NONE
   11/11 AM      4.6     4.7     -0.1       3        NONE

OYSTER VA
MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/08 PM      6.8     4.7      2.1       1       MINOR
   09/09 AM      6.7     5.9      0.8       1        NONE
   09/09 PM      5.4     5.0      0.4       1        NONE
   10/10 AM      6.0     5.8      0.2       1        NONE
   10/10 PM      5.1     5.1      0.0       1        NONE
   11/10 AM      5.6     5.6      0.0       2        NONE

$$

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GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-YORK-
NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
607 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...WATER LEVELS MAY APPROACH MINOR FLOODING LEVELS THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION: SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY COASTLINE
  AND THE LOWER JAMES RIVER.

* COASTAL FLOODING: WATER LEVELS ARE RUNNING ABOUT 1 TO 1.5 FT ABOVE
  NORMAL AND MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE
  THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

&&

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.

WINDMILL POINT VA
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/11 PM      2.5     1.0      1.5      1-2       NONE
   09/11 AM      2.7     1.2      1.5       1        NONE
   10/12 AM      2.2     1.1      1.1       2        NONE
   10/12 PM      1.7     1.2      0.5      1-2       NONE
   11/01 AM      1.5     1.1      0.4       3        NONE
   11/01 PM      1.5     1.1      0.4      3-4       NONE

MOBJACK BAY VA
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      4.1     2.5      1.6       1        NONE
   09/09 AM      4.3     2.9      1.4       1       MINOR
   09/10 PM      3.8     2.6      1.2       2        NONE
   10/10 AM      3.1     2.8      0.3       2        NONE
   10/10 PM      2.7     2.7      0.0       2        NONE
   11/11 AM      2.7     2.7      0.0       3        NONE

YORKTOWN VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      4.2     2.5      1.7      1-2       NONE
   09/09 AM      4.2     2.8      1.4      1-2       NONE
   09/10 PM      3.8     2.6      1.2      2-3       NONE
   10/10 AM      3.1     2.8      0.3       2        NONE
   10/11 PM      2.6     2.6      0.0      2-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      2.8     2.7      0.1       3        NONE

SEWELLS POINT VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      4.5     2.6      1.9      1-2      MINOR
   09/10 AM      4.5     3.0      1.5      1-2      MINOR
   09/10 PM      4.0     2.7      1.3      2-3       NONE
   10/11 AM      3.1     2.9      0.2       2        NONE
   10/11 PM      2.8     2.8      0.0      2-3       NONE
   11/11 AM      3.2     2.9      0.3       3        NONE

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/08 PM      4.8     2.6      2.2       4       MINOR
   09/09 AM      4.8     3.1      1.7       2       MINOR
   09/09 PM      4.2     2.8      1.4       3        NONE
   10/09 AM      3.4     3.0      0.4       3        NONE
   10/10 PM      2.9     2.8      0.1       3        NONE
   11/10 AM      3.2     2.9      0.3       3        NONE

FORT MONROE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   08/09 PM      4.0     2.6      1.4       1       MINOR
   09/10 AM      4.4     3.0      1.4      1-2      MINOR
   09/10 PM      3.3     2.7      0.6       2        NONE
   10/11 AM      3.1     2.9      0.2       2        NONE
   10/11 PM      2.8     2.8      0.0       2        NONE
   11/11 AM      3.1     2.9      0.2       2        NONE

JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA
MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   09/12 AM      2.9     2.0      0.9       1
   09/12 PM      3.2     2.3      0.9       1
   10/01 AM      2.5     2.1      0.4       1
   10/01 PM      2.1     2.3     -0.2       1
   11/01 AM      2.1     2.2     -0.1       1
   11/02 PM      2.0     2.2     -0.2       1

$$

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