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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1131 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016


DCZ001-VAZ054-062345-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-160507T0400Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1131 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

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

* TIMING...AROUND EACH HIGH TIDE THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. WATER
  LEVELS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED...AND ADDITIONAL ADVISORIES ARE
  LIKELY THROUGH SATURDAY.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW-LYING AREAS...SUCH
  AS THE EASTERN END OF KING STREET IN ALEXANDRIA AND ALONG OHIO
  DRIVE IN THE DISTRICT.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES

WASHINGTON CHANNEL...8:41 PM AND 8:56 AM...
ALEXANDRIA...8:59 PM AND 9:14 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.

$$

$$




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