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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
837 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016


MDZ014-060845-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-160506T1300Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
837 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

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

* TIMING...NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. THE NEXT HIGH TIDE AT THE
  U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY IN ANNAPOLIS WILL BE 5:30 AM. WATER LEVELS
  WILL REMAIN ELEVATED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS AND ADDITIONAL
  ADVISORIES ARE LIKELY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY MORNINGS.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW-LYING SHORELINE...
  SUCH AS THE ANNAPOLIS CITY DOCK.


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.

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
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   06/06 AM     3.1      1.8      1.3     MINOR
   06/06 PM     2.2      1.2      1.0      NONE
   07/06 AM     2.9      1.8      1.1     MINOR
   07/06 PM     2.0      1.1      0.9      NONE
   08/07 AM     2.8      1.8      1.0     MINOR

NORTH BEACH MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   06/04 AM     3.3      1.8      1.5     MINOR
   06/04 PM     2.3      1.2      1.1      NONE
   07/04 AM     3.0      1.8      1.2     MINOR
   07/05 PM     2.1      1.1      1.0      NONE
   08/05 AM     2.8      1.8      1.0     MINOR
   08/06 PM     1.5      1.1      0.4      NONE

$$



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