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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
238 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

DCZ001-VAZ054-220245-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-170922T0400Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
238 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND
  ARLINGTON COUNTY AND THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...AROUND 1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. NEXT HIGH
  TIDE AT WASHINGTON CHANNEL IS AT 9:50 PM TONIGHT AND AT
  ALEXANDRIA AT 10:08 PM.

* IMPACTS...SHORELINE INUNDATION IS EXPECTED ALONG PORTIONS OF
  THE SEAWALL ADJACENT TO OHIO DRIVE AND THE HAINS POINT LOOP
  ROAD. WATER IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH THE CURB NEAR THE
  INTERSECTION OF KING STREET AND STRAND STREET IN ALEXANDRIA.
  MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

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