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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

DCZ001-MDZ011-014-VAZ054-040730-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0018.150704T0900Z-150704T1600Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ANNE ARUNDEL-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
730 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO NOON EDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
NOON EDT SATURDAY.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...INCREASING TO AROUND ONE-FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE SATURDAY MORNING.

* 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...
BOWLEY BAR...10:09 AM...
FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...8:56 AM...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...7:38 AM...

NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...
WASHINGTON CHANNEL...10:13 AM...
ALEXANDRIA...10:31 AM...
INDIAN HEAD...9:59 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.

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