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Virginia, James City

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 1:06 AM EST on February 10, 2016

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 10, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory now in effect until 1 PM EST this afternoon...

* location: southern and southwest portions of the Chesapeake Bay coastline
and the lower James River.

* Coastal flooding: minor flooding expected within a few hours either side of
the upcoming high tide cycle tonight.

* 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.

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   10/10 am 4.4 2.8 1.6 1-2 minor
   10/10 PM 3.1 2.7 0.4 1-3 none
   11/11 am 2.6 2.7 -0.1 3 none
   11/11 PM 2.5 2.7 -0.2 2-3 none
   12/12 PM 2.5 2.6 -0.1 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   10/10 am 4.3 2.8 1.5 2 minor
   10/11 PM 2.9 2.6 0.3 2-3 none
   11/11 am 2.6 2.7 -0.1 3-4 none
   11/11 PM 2.4 2.7 -0.3 2-3 none
   12/12 PM 2.5 2.6 -0.1 1 none

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   10/01 am 4.0 2.1 1.9 1 minor
   10/01 PM 3.6 2.3 1.3 1 minor
   11/01 am 2.4 2.2 0.2 1 none
   11/02 PM 2.1 2.2 -0.1 1 none
   12/02 am 1.7 2.3 -0.6 1 none
   12/03 PM 1.8 2.1 -0.3 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   10/11 am 4.5 2.9 1.6 1-2 minor
   10/11 PM 3.1 2.8 0.3 1-3 none
   11/11 am 2.8 2.9 -0.1 3 none
   12/12 am 2.6 2.8 -0.2 2-3 none
   12/12 PM 2.8 2.7 0.1 1 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   10/11 am 4.5 2.9 1.6 1-2 minor
   10/11 PM 3.1 2.8 0.3 1-2 none
   11/11 am 2.8 2.9 -0.1 2-3 none
   12/12 am 2.6 2.8 -0.2 2 none
   12/12 PM 2.7 2.7 0.0 1 none



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Wind Chill Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning
Idaho - Dense Fog Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Wind Chill Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Special Statement
Ohio - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Winter Weather Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
West Virginia - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Lake Effect Snow Advisory
Wyoming - Special Statement

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