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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1216 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016


MDZ004>006-011-014-503-505>508-100130-
/O.CON.KLWX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160210T0500Z/
FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
ANNE ARUNDEL-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
1216 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 5 INCHES...EXCEPT 1
  TO 3 INCHES IN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING...WITH PERIODS
  OF HEAVIER SNOW POSSIBLE...MAINLY NEAR THE MASON-DIXON LINE.
  SNOW SHOULD TAPER OFF AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH THIS AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWER 30S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1236 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MDZ011-014-016-018-508-100145-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160210T0500Z/
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
1236 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

* TIDAL ANOMALY...BETWEEN 2 AND 3 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW LYING SHORELINE.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HAVRE DE GRACE...10:16 PM AND 10:56 AM...
BOWLEY BAR...8:37 PM AND 8:45 AM...
FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...7:26 PM AND 7:35 AM...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...6:03 PM AND 6:07 AM...
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...4:39 PM AND 4:48 AM...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...2:43 PM AND 2:59 AM...

NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...
GOOSE BAY...4:31 PM AND 4:57 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.

BALTIMORE FT MCHENRY MD
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/08 AM     3.1      0.8      2.3     MINOR
   09/08 PM     3.5      1.3      2.2     MINOR
   10/08 AM     2.3      1.0      1.3      NONE
   10/08 PM     2.1      1.2      0.9      NONE
   11/09 AM     1.2      1.1      0.1      NONE
   11/09 PM     0.9      1.2     -0.3      NONE

BOWLEYS QUARTERS MD
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/08 AM     3.3      1.1      2.2     MINOR
   09/08 PM     3.7      1.6      2.1     MINOR
   10/08 AM     2.5      1.2      1.3      NONE
   10/08 PM     2.5      1.5      1.0      NONE
   11/09 AM     1.4      1.3      0.1      NONE
   11/10 PM     1.1      1.5     -0.4      NONE

ANNAPOLIS MD
MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/06 PM     3.3      1.0      2.3    MODERATE
   10/06 AM     2.2      0.8      1.4      NONE
   10/06 PM     2.1      1.0      1.1      NONE
   11/07 AM     1.2      0.9      0.3      NONE
   11/08 PM     0.8      1.0     -0.2      NONE

NORTH BEACH MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/04 PM     3.4      1.1      2.3     MINOR
   10/04 AM     2.3      0.8      1.5      NONE
   10/05 PM     2.2      1.1      1.1      NONE
   11/05 AM     1.4      0.9      0.5      NONE
   11/06 PM     0.9      1.0     -0.1      NONE

SOLOMONS ISLAND MD
MINOR 2.75 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/02 PM     3.5      1.2      2.3     MINOR
   10/02 AM     2.7      1.1      1.6     MINOR
   10/03 PM     2.3      1.2      1.1      NONE
   11/03 AM     1.7      1.1      0.6      NONE
   11/03 PM     1.3      1.2      0.1      NONE
   12/03 AM     1.1      1.1      0.0      NONE

HAVRE DE GRACE MD
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 7.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   09/10 AM     4.2      1.8      2.4     MINOR
   09/10 PM     4.5      2.3      2.2     MINOR
   10/11 AM     3.3      1.9      1.4      NONE
   10/11 PM     3.3      2.2      1.1      NONE
   11/12 PM     2.5      2.1      0.4      NONE
   12/12 AM     1.9      2.1     -0.2      NONE

$$

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1154 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-101000-
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-
1154 AM EST TUE FEB 9 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...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE BALTIMORE
METROPOLITAN AREA. PLEASE SEE WSWLWX FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING.

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ST. MARY`S COUNTY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WIND CHILL VALUES BELOW ZERO ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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