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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
606 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-212215-
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-
606 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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 Coastal Flood Warning is in effect for St Marys County through
tonight. Moderate tidal flooding is expected.

.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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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
554 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

DCZ001-VAZ054-210400-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-170921T0400Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
554 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

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

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND
  ARLINGTON COUNTY AND THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...AROUND 1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE AT
  WASHINGTON CHANNEL IS AT 9:07 PM AND HIGH TIDE AT ALEXANDRIA
  IS AT 9:26 PM.

* IMPACTS...SHORELINE INUNDATION IS EXPECTED ALONG PORTIONS OF
  THE SEAWALL ADJACENT TO OHIO DRIVE AND THE HAINS POINT LOOP
  ROAD. WATER IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH THE CURB NEAR THE
  INTERSECTION OF KING STREET AND STRAND STREET IN ALEXANDRIA.
  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.

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