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Coastal Flood Advisory

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

MDZ017-051445-
/O.EXT.KLWX.CF.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-160506T1000Z/
ST. MARYS-
235 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND ONE AND A QUARTER FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND EACH HIGH TIDE THROUGH TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL
  ADVISORIES LIKELY THROUGH SATURDAY.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF LOW-LYING SHORELINE.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT TWO HIGH TIDES

POINT LOOKOUT...12:48 PM AND 1:19 AM...
COLTON POINT...2:29 PM AND 2:48 AM...
PINEY POINT...1:53 PM AND 2:12 AM...

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.

STRAITS POINT MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   05/01 AM     3.2      1.9      1.3     MINOR
   05/02 PM     3.1      1.7      1.4     MINOR
   06/02 AM     3.2      1.9      1.3     MINOR
   06/03 PM     2.9      1.7      1.2     MINOR
   07/02 AM     2.9      1.9      1.1     MINOR
   07/04 PM     2.7      1.7      1.0     MINOR

$$



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