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Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 5:05 PM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Water levels will approach minor flood thresholds tonight...

* location: areas along the James River and southern Bay from Surry County to
Norfolk.

* Timing: around the time of high tide tonight.

* Coastal flood impacts: shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.


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
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.3 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/11 PM 3.9 1.7 1.4 1 minor
25/12 PM 4.4 2.2 2.2 1 minor
26/12 am 4.0 1.8 1.3 1 minor
26/12 PM 3.0 0.8 0.8 1 none
27/01 am 3.5 1.3 0.7 1 minor
27/01 PM 2.7 0.5 0.5 1 none

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/08 PM 4.2 1.4 1.2 2 none
25/09 am 4.7 1.9 1.9 3-4 minor
25/09 PM 4.4 1.6 1.2 1 none
26/10 am 3.7 0.9 0.9 1 none
26/10 PM 3.9 1.1 0.6 1 none
27/10 am 3.3 0.5 0.5 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/08 PM 4.5 1.6 1.3 4 none
25/08 am 4.6 1.7 1.7 5 none
25/08 PM 4.5 1.6 1.1 3 none
26/09 am 3.8 0.9 0.8 2 none
26/09 PM 4.1 1.2 0.6 2 none
27/10 am 3.5 0.6 0.5 2 none




Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 5:05 PM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Water levels will approach minor flood thresholds tonight...

* location: areas along the James River and southern Bay from Surry County to
Norfolk.

* Timing: around the time of high tide tonight.

* Coastal flood impacts: shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.


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
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.3 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/11 PM 3.9 1.7 1.4 1 minor
25/12 PM 4.4 2.2 2.2 1 minor
26/12 am 4.0 1.8 1.3 1 minor
26/12 PM 3.0 0.8 0.8 1 none
27/01 am 3.5 1.3 0.7 1 minor
27/01 PM 2.7 0.5 0.5 1 none

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/08 PM 4.2 1.4 1.2 2 none
25/09 am 4.7 1.9 1.9 3-4 minor
25/09 PM 4.4 1.6 1.2 1 none
26/10 am 3.7 0.9 0.9 1 none
26/10 PM 3.9 1.1 0.6 1 none
27/10 am 3.3 0.5 0.5 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/08 PM 4.5 1.6 1.3 4 none
25/08 am 4.6 1.7 1.7 5 none
25/08 PM 4.5 1.6 1.1 3 none
26/09 am 3.8 0.9 0.8 2 none
26/09 PM 4.1 1.2 0.6 2 none
27/10 am 3.5 0.6 0.5 2 none




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