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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1002 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017


MDZ014-301015-
/O.EXB.KLWX.CF.Y.0037.170530T1000Z-170530T1900Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
1002 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 3 PM EDT
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO
3 PM EDT TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...SENSITIVE LOCATIONS ALONG THE ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY
  COASTLINE, INCLUDING ANNAPOLIS.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...AROUND A FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...WITHIN A COUPLE OF HOURS OF HIGH TIDE TUESDAY MORNING.
  THE AFFECTED HIGH TIDES WILL BE...9:54 AM IN ANNAPOLIS.

* IMPACTS...WATER IS EXPECTED TO POND IN THE PARKING LOT AT
  ANNAPOLIS CITY DOCK. MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE
  ELSEWHERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

&&

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.

ANNAPOLIS MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.9 FT, MAJOR 4.6 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 29/09 PM     2.0        0.6        0.9       1.0      NONE
 30/10 AM     2.7        1.3        1.1       1.0     MINOR
 30/10 PM     2.2        0.8        1.1       1.0      NONE
 31/11 AM     2.5        1.1        1.0       0.5     MINOR
 31/11 PM     2.1        0.7        0.9       0.5      NONE

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