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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1235 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-301000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
1235 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHWEST WATERFRONT
OF WASHINGTON DC...SAINT MARYS COUNTY...AND ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY FOR
MODERATE FLOODING AROUND HIGH TIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

COASTAL FLOOD WARNINGS CONTINUES FOR WASHINGTON DC AND ANNE
ARUNDEL COUNTY UNTIL MIDNIGHT...AND UNTIL 8 AM SATURDAY FOR SAINT
MARYS COUNTY. A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR ANNE ARUNDEL
COUNTY FOR SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT. MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING
IS POSSIBLE FOR MORE AREAS THROUGH SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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Coastal Flood Warning

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1226 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016


DCZ001-301230-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-161001T0400Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-
1226 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...MODERATE FLOODING AT HIGH TIDE THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. COASTAL FLOODING WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MODERATE INUNDATION OF SHORELINE ALONG THE
  SOUTHWEST WATERFRONT AND EAST POTOMAC PARK WITH MINOR
  INUNDATION ELSEWHERE.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT TWO HIGH TIDES...
WASHINGTON CHANNEL...8:21 AM AND 8:42 PM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

&&

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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