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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
658 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

MDZ011-014-508-250500-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0055.000000T0000Z-141225T0500Z/
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ANNE ARUNDEL-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
658 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

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

* TIDAL ANOMALY...BETWEEN A FOOT AND A FOOT AND A HALF ABOVE
  ASTRONOMICAL NORMAL.

* TIMING...NEAR HIGH TIDE.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF COASTAL LOCATIONS.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HAVRE DE GRACE...11:12 PM...
BOWLEY BAR...9:43 PM...
FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...8:30 PM...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...7:12 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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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
616 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

ANZ535-DCZ001-MDZ013-014-016>018-VAZ052>055-057-250230-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-
ST. MARYS-CALVERT-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-KING GEORGE-
616 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.NOW...
AREAS OF FOG WITH PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
EVENING. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO 2 MILE AT TIMES...WITH
ISOLATED AREAS DROPPING TO A HALF MILE OR LESS. THE FOG IS
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE LATER TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH.

MOTORISTS ARE ASKED TO EXERCISE CAUTION FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
VISIBILITIES.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
531 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-250945-
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-
531 PM EST WED DEC 24 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 DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL MARYLAND
THROUGH 1 AM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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