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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
300 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

VAZ081-084>086-089-090-093-095>098-522>525-071900-
PRINCE GEORGE-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-SURRY-JAMES CITY-
ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-
EASTERN ESSEX-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
300 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL
VIRGINIA...EASTERN VIRGINIA...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND SOUTHEAST
VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...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...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
227 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

NCZ102-VAZ081-084>086-089-090-093-095>098-522>525-070230-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.CF.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160507T0800Z/
EASTERN CURRITUCK-PRINCE GEORGE-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-SURRY-JAMES CITY-
ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-
EASTERN ESSEX-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
227 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION: WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...INCLUDING TIDAL RIVERS FROM
  SOUTHSIDE HAMPTON ROADS THROUGH THE PENINSULAS.

* TIMING: ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS ON EITHER
  SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATE THIS EVENING INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD
  TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES 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.

&&

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF THE HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.
TOTAL TIDE COMBINES ASTRO TIDE AND SURGE.
FLOOD CATEGORY BASED ON TOTAL TIDE.

JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA
MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   07/01 AM      4.0     2.8      1.2       1       MINOR
   07/01 PM      3.0     2.2      0.8       1        NONE
   08/01 AM      3.2     2.8      0.4       1        NONE
   08/02 PM      2.4     2.1      0.3       1        NONE
   09/02 AM      3.1     2.8      0.3       1        NONE

MOBJACK BAY VA
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 PM      4.6     3.3      1.3       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.7     2.8      0.9       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      3.9     3.3      0.6       1        NONE
   08/11 AM      3.2     2.8      0.4       2        NONE
   09/12 AM      3.6     3.2      0.4       1        NONE
   09/12 PM      2.9     2.7      0.2       1        NONE

YORKTOWN VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 PM      4.4     3.3      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.6     2.8      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      3.9     3.3      0.6      1-2       NONE
   08/11 AM      3.1     2.7      0.4       2        NONE
   09/12 AM      3.6     3.2      0.4       1        NONE
   09/12 PM      2.7     2.6      0.1       1        NONE

SEWELLS POINT VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 PM      4.6     3.5      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.7     2.9      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      4.1     3.5      0.6      1-2       NONE
   08/11 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4       2        NONE
   09/12 AM      3.8     3.4      0.4       1        NONE
   09/12 PM      3.0     2.8      0.2       1        NONE

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/09 PM      4.7     3.6      1.1       2        NONE
   07/09 AM      3.8     3.0      0.8       2        NONE
   07/10 PM      4.2     3.6      0.6       2        NONE
   08/10 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4       2        NONE
   08/11 PM      3.9     3.5      0.4       2        NONE
   09/11 AM      2.9     2.8      0.1      1-2       NONE

DUCK NC
MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/08 PM      5.5     4.6      0.9      2-3      MINOR
   07/08 AM      4.4     3.7      0.7       2        NONE
   07/09 PM      5.1     4.6      0.5       2        NONE
   08/09 AM      3.9     3.6      0.3       2        NONE
   08/10 PM      4.8     4.5      0.3       2        NONE
   09/10 AM      3.6     3.5      0.1       2        NONE

FORT MONROE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

                TOTAL   ASTRO
   DAY/TIME      TIDE    TIDE    SURGE    WAVES    FLOOD
                 /FT/    /FT/    /FT/     /FT/     CATEGORY
  ----------   ------- -------  -------  -------  ----------
   06/10 PM      4.6     3.5      1.1       1       MINOR
   07/10 AM      3.7     2.9      0.8       1        NONE
   07/11 PM      4.1     3.5      0.6       1       MINOR
   08/11 AM      3.3     2.9      0.4      1-2       NONE
   09/12 AM      3.8     3.4      0.4       1       MINOR
   09/12 PM      2.9     2.8      0.1       1        NONE

$$



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