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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
916 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ006-007-011-013-014-016>018-VAZ052>057-
181130-
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-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-HARFORD-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-
CALVERT-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
916 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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...TONIGHT

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT TONIGHT FROM ANNE
ARUNDEL THROUGH ST MARYS COUNTY ALONG THE WESTERN SHORE OF THE
MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY. MINOR TIDAL FLOOD IS ALSO POSSIBLE LATE
TONIGHT ALONG THE SHORE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE
BAY AND LOWER TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING. MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS THURSDAY
NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE NEAR HIGH TIDE THURSDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY FOR THE WESTERN SHORE OF THE MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY AND THE
SHORE OF THE UPPER TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
908 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

MDZ014-017-018-180800-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-140918T0800Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-
908 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...THREE QUARTERS TO ONE FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...NEAR HIGH TIDE TONIGHT.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...1:51 AM...
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...12:23 AM...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...10:38 AM...
POINT LOOKOUT...9:42 PM...

NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...
COLTON POINT...10:59 PM...
PINEY POINT...10:23 PM...

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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