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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:05 AM EDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 7:00 AM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 4 PM EDT this
afternoon...
... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 11 PM this evening to 7 am EDT
Friday...

* location: Chesapeake Bay side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore...
including tidal rivers.

* Timing: water levels are expected to reach minor coastal flood
thresholds with the high tide cycle early this afternoon.
Additional... more widespread minor flooding is expected with
the high tide cycle late this evening into early Friday morning.

* Impacts: inundation of water in and near low-lying coastal areas
could lead to Road closures and flooding of property... especially
with the high tide cycle late tonight and early Friday morning.

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.

Cambridge MD
minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 4.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/04 am 2.9 2.3 0.6 1-2 none
   05/04 PM 2.9 1.9 1.0 1-2 none
   06/04 am 3.5 2.4 1.1 1 minor
   06/05 PM 3.0 1.9 1.1 1 none
   07/05 am 3.5 2.5 1.0 1 minor
   07/05 PM 2.8 1.9 0.9 1 none

Bishops Head MD
minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/01 am 3.3 2.5 0.8 2 minor
   05/01 PM 3.3 2.2 1.1 2 minor
   06/01 am 4.0 2.6 1.4 1 moderate
   06/02 PM 3.4 2.2 1.2 1 minor
   07/02 am 3.8 2.7 1.1 1 moderate
   07/03 PM 3.1 2.2 0.9 1 none

Saxis VA

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/11 PM 3.8 3.0 0.8 1
   05/12 PM 3.7 2.6 1.1 1-2
   06/12 am 4.4 3.1 1.3 1-2
   06/01 PM 3.9 2.6 1.3 1
   07/01 am 4.3 3.2 1.1 1
   07/02 PM 3.6 2.6 1.0 1






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Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
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