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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
924 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

MDZ011-260930-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0033.170526T0800Z-170526T1400Z/
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
924 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM
EDT FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS...LOW-LYING SHORELINE IN BALTIMORE HARBOR AND
  BOWLEYS QUARTERS.

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

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...
  WHICH IS 7:37 AM AT BALTIMORE HARBOR AND 8:56 AM AT BOWLEY BAR.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING IS EXPECTED AT THE END OF THAMES STREET IN
  BALTIMORE. WATER ALSO IS EXPECTED TO COVER THE PROMENADE AT
  THE DRAGON BOAT DOCK IN THE INNER HARBOR. MINOR FLOODING IS
  ALSO EXPECTED IN THE BOWLEY`S QUARTERS AREA, AND MINOR
  SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE.

&&

FORECAST TIDES ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER
(MLLW) AND MEAN HIGHER HIGH WATER (MHHW) UNLESS
OTHERWISE NOTED. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS
APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES THE
NORMAL TIDE AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL. FLOOD IMPACT
IS BASED ON THE TOTAL TIDE AND WAVES WHERE APPLICABLE.

BALTIMORE FT MCHENRY MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.3 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 4.3 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 25/09 PM     2.7        1.0        1.7       0.5      NONE
 26/08 AM     3.4        1.7        1.2       1.0     MINOR
 26/08 PM     1.6       -0.1        0.3       1.0      NONE
 27/08 AM     2.4        0.7        0.2       0.5      NONE
 27/09 PM     1.7        0.0        0.4       0.5      NONE
 28/09 AM     2.7        1.0        0.6       0.5      NONE

BOWLEYS QUARTERS MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.8 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.3 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 3.3 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 25/09 PM     2.6        0.9        1.6       1.0      NONE
 26/08 AM     3.1        1.4        1.1       1.0     MINOR
 26/08 PM     1.4       -0.3        0.3       1.0      NONE
 27/09 AM     2.3        0.6        0.2       0.5      NONE
 27/09 PM     1.5       -0.2        0.4       0.5      NONE
 28/10 AM     2.5        0.8        0.5       0.5      NONE

$$

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