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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:11 PM EDT on September 30, 2016

Expires 4:00 AM EDT on October 01, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EDT Saturday...

* location: areas of southeast Virginia adjacent to the James River.

* Timing: within a few hours either side of high tide through early
Saturday morning. Additional tidal flooding may be possible later
Saturday.

* 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   01/12 am 4.0 2.3 1.7 1 minor
   01/01 PM 3.6 2.4 1.2 1 minor
   02/01 am 3.2 2.2 1.0 1 none
   02/01 PM 3.2 2.5 0.7 1 none
   03/01 am 2.9 2.2 0.7 1 none
   03/02 PM 3.1 2.5 0.6 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/10 PM 4.5 2.8 1.7 1-2 minor
   01/10 am 4.2 2.9 1.3 1 none
   01/10 PM 3.7 2.7 1.0 1 none
   02/11 am 3.8 2.9 0.9 1 none
   02/11 PM 3.4 2.6 0.8 1 none
   03/11 am 3.6 2.9 0.7 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/10 PM 4.4 2.9 1.5 1 minor
   01/10 am 4.2 3.1 1.1 1 none
   01/10 PM 3.8 2.9 0.9 1 none
   02/11 am 3.9 3.1 0.8 1 none
   02/11 PM 3.5 2.8 0.7 1 none
   03/12 PM 3.7 3.0 0.7 1 none




Special Statement

Statement as of 5:24 PM EDT on September 30, 2016

Expires 6:15 PM EDT on September 30, 2016


... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Middlesex...
Gloucester... northeastern Surry... eastern New Kent... southeastern
Charles City... northwestern Mathews... southeastern King William...
King And Queen... James City and northwestern York counties... the
city of Williamsburg and the northern city of Newport News...

At 522 PM EDT... radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Barhamsville to near Toano to
Jamestown to near Fort Eustis. Movement was north at 50 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Newport News... New Kent... Williamsburg... Gloucester courthouse... West
Point... Urbanna... Surry... King And Queen Court House... Toano...
College of William and Mary... Queens Lake... Norge... Gloucester
Point... Glenns... Ruthville... Grove... Blakes... Jamestown... Carver
Gardens and Church View.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3776 7666 3773 7665 3764 7650 3765 7651
      3766 7651 3767 7648 3756 7633 3705 7666
      3714 7667 3706 7670 3705 7673 3712 7686
      3730 7699 3730 7702 3736 7708 3779 7694
      3779 7677
time... Mot... loc 2122z 201deg 42kt 3746 7693 3736 7686 3723 7676 3713
7670


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524 PM EDT Fri Sep 30 2016

... An area of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Middlesex...
Gloucester... northeastern Surry... eastern New Kent... southeastern
Charles City... northwestern Mathews... southeastern King William...
King And Queen... James City and northwestern York counties... the
city of Williamsburg and the northern city of Newport News...

At 522 PM EDT... radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Barhamsville to near Toano to
Jamestown to near Fort Eustis. Movement was north at 50 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 30 mph are possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of up to 1 inch are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Newport News... New Kent... Williamsburg... Gloucester courthouse... West
Point... Urbanna... Surry... King And Queen Court House... Toano...
College of William and Mary... Queens Lake... Norge... Gloucester
Point... Glenns... Ruthville... Grove... Blakes... Jamestown... Carver
Gardens and Church View.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3776 7666 3773 7665 3764 7650 3765 7651
      3766 7651 3767 7648 3756 7633 3705 7666
      3714 7667 3706 7670 3705 7673 3712 7686
      3730 7699 3730 7702 3736 7708 3779 7694
      3779 7677
time... Mot... loc 2122z 201deg 42kt 3746 7693 3736 7686 3723 7676 3713
7670


Jfoster


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