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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
402 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

VAZ075-077-078-084>086-201615-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-170920T2100Z/
WESTMORELAND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-
402 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...MIDDLE PENINSULA AND NORTHERN NECK LOCATIONS ADJACENT TO THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY AND TIDAL TRIBUTARIES.

* TIMING...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING WITHIN A COUPLE HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE
  TODAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...SHALLOW FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN THE MOST VULNERABLE
  LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE RESULTING IN A LOW THREAT OF
  PROPERTY DAMAGE. EXPECT AROUND ONE FOOT OF INUNDATION IN LOW LYING,
  VULNERABLE AREAS. SOME ROADS AND LOW LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS,
  PARKS AND LAWNS NEAR THE WATERFRONT WILL EXPERIENCE SHALLOW FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND/OR TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR TIDAL
RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR
FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE
THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

&&

LEWISETTA VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  20/02 PM     3.1        1.6        1.3        1      MINOR
  21/03 AM     3.2        1.7        1.4        1      MINOR
  21/03 PM     3.1        1.6        1.3        1      MINOR
  22/03 AM     3.0        1.5        1.3        1      MINOR
  22/03 PM     2.9        1.4        1.2        1       NONE

WINDMILL POINT VA
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT        FT     IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  20/11 AM     3.1        1.7        1.5       1-2     MINOR
  21/12 AM     3.0        1.6        1.4        1      MINOR
  21/12 PM     3.0        1.6        1.4        1      MINOR
  22/12 AM     2.8        1.4        1.3        1       NONE
  22/01 PM     2.9        1.5        1.3        1       NONE

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
402 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

VAZ075-077-078-084>086-210815-
Westmoreland-Northumberland-Lancaster-Gloucester-Middlesex-Mathews-
402 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for east central Virginia and
eastern Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Coastal Flood Advisory.

.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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