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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
634 PM EDT SUN JUN 26 2016

DEFAULT OVERVIEW SECTION
VAZ081-082-089-090-093-524-270300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.S.0017.000000T0000Z-160627T0300Z/
PRINCE GEORGE-CHARLES CITY-SURRY-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT-NEWPORT NEWS-
634 PM EDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...ELEVATED RIVER LEVELS MAY CONTINUE ALONG THE TIDAL JAMES RIVER...

* LOCATION: LOCATIONS ALONG THE TIDAL JAMES RIVER...ESPECIALLY UPSTREAM FROM
  HOG ISLAND.

* COASTAL FLOODING: IT APPEARS THAT THE MAIN CREST FROM LAST WEEKS
  HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE UPPER REACHES OF THE JAMES RIVER HAS MOVED
  DOWNSTREAM FROM JAMESTOWN. THE UPCOMING HIGH TIDE DURING THE NEXT FEW
  HOURS UPSTREAM FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE RICHMOND LOCKS MAY BE ABOVE NORMAL
  BUT SAFELY BELOW MINOR FLOODING WATER LEVELS.

* TIMING: LEVELS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH THE HIGH
  TIDE CYCLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS EXPECTED.

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