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Coastal Flood Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1155 PM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

DCZ001-240500-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-210924T0500Z/
District of Columbia-
1155 PM EDT Thu Sep 23 2021

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Up to one foot of inundation above ground level in low
  lying areas due to tidal flooding.

* WHERE...Shoreline in the District of Columbia.

* WHEN...Until 1 AM EDT Friday, especially around the time of
  high tide.

* IMPACTS...Shoreline inundation is expected along portions of the
  seawall adjacent to Ohio Drive and the Hains Point Loop Road,
  and near the Tidal Basin and Jefferson Memorial. Minor shoreline
  inundation up to one foot above ground is possible elsewhere.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Tides one and a half to two feet above
  normal. The high tide at Washington Channel was at 10:41 PM this
  evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

&&

$$



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