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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 1:57 AM EDT on May 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 30, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 8 am EDT this morning...

* location... Bay Side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of tonights high tide cycle.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline resulting in a low threat of
property damage. Expect around one foot of inundation in low lying,
vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots,
Parks and lawns near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory means 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.



Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Cambridge MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 4.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 2.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/08 am 3.1 1.1 0.9 1 none
30/09 PM 2.7 0.7 0.9 1 none
31/09 am 3.0 1.0 0.9 1 none
31/10 PM 2.6 0.6 0.8 1 none
01/11 am 2.5 0.5 0.5 1 none

Bishops Head MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/05 am 3.4 1.3 1.0 1 minor
30/06 PM 3.2 1.1 1.1 1 none
31/06 am 3.4 1.3 1.1 1 minor
31/07 PM 3.1 1.0 1.0 1 none
01/08 am 2.9 0.8 0.7 1 none
01/08 PM 2.6 0.5 0.5 1 none

Saxis VA

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/04 am 3.7 1.2 0.9 1
30/05 PM 3.4 0.9 1.1 1
31/05 am 3.6 1.1 1.0 1
31/06 PM 3.2 0.7 0.9 1
01/06 am 3.2 0.7 0.8 1
01/07 PM 2.8 0.3 0.5 1




Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 1:57 AM EDT on May 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 30, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 8 am EDT this morning...

* location... Bay Side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of tonights high tide cycle.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline resulting in a low threat of
property damage. Expect around one foot of inundation in low lying,
vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots,
Parks and lawns near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory means 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.



Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Cambridge MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 4.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 2.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/08 am 3.1 1.1 0.9 1 none
30/09 PM 2.7 0.7 0.9 1 none
31/09 am 3.0 1.0 0.9 1 none
31/10 PM 2.6 0.6 0.8 1 none
01/11 am 2.5 0.5 0.5 1 none

Bishops Head MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/05 am 3.4 1.3 1.0 1 minor
30/06 PM 3.2 1.1 1.1 1 none
31/06 am 3.4 1.3 1.1 1 minor
31/07 PM 3.1 1.0 1.0 1 none
01/08 am 2.9 0.8 0.7 1 none
01/08 PM 2.6 0.5 0.5 1 none

Saxis VA

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/04 am 3.7 1.2 0.9 1
30/05 PM 3.4 0.9 1.1 1
31/05 am 3.6 1.1 1.0 1
31/06 PM 3.2 0.7 0.9 1
01/06 am 3.2 0.7 0.8 1
01/07 PM 2.8 0.3 0.5 1




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California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Colorado - Flood Advisory
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico -
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North Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement
North Dakota - Frost Advisory
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Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Areal Flood Warning
Virginia - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning

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