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Virginia, James City

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 11:42 PM EDT on September 30, 2016

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on October 01, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 3 PM 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
afternoon.

* 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 3.8 2.4 1.4 1 minor
   02/01 am 3.4 2.2 1.2 1 minor
   02/01 PM 3.4 2.5 0.9 1 minor
   03/01 am 3.1 2.2 0.9 1 none
   03/02 PM 3.3 2.5 0.8 1 minor

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/11 PM 4.0 2.5 1.5 1-2 none
   01/10 am 4.4 2.9 1.5 1 minor
   01/10 PM 3.8 2.7 1.1 1 none
   02/11 am 3.9 2.9 1.0 1 none
   02/11 PM 3.5 2.6 0.9 1 none
   03/11 am 3.7 2.9 0.8 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/11 PM 4.1 2.7 1.4 1 none
   01/10 am 4.4 3.1 1.3 1 minor
   01/10 PM 3.9 2.9 1.0 1 none
   02/11 am 4.0 3.1 0.9 1 none
   02/11 PM 3.6 2.8 0.8 1 none
   03/12 PM 3.8 3.0 0.8 1 none





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