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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:27 AM EDT on September 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on September 23, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 10 am this morning to 2 PM
EDT this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a coastal flood
advisory... which is in effect from 10 am this morning to 2 PM EDT
this afternoon.

* Location... southern portions of the Chesapeake Bay and lower James
River.

* Timing... within a few hours of high tide late this morning into this
afternoon.

* 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.


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/12 PM 4.6 1.8 1.5 1 minor
24/12 am 4.0 1.2 1.3 1 none
24/12 PM 4.1 1.3 1.2 1 none
25/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.4 1 none
25/01 PM 4.2 1.4 1.4 2 none
26/02 am 3.9 1.1 1.5 2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/11 am 4.5 1.6 1.3 2 none
23/11 PM 4.0 1.1 1.2 2 none
24/12 PM 4.2 1.3 1.1 2 none
25/12 am 3.7 0.8 1.1 2 none
25/12 PM 4.3 1.4 1.3 3 none
26/01 am 3.8 0.9 1.3 3 none

Fort Monroe 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/12 PM 4.6 1.8 1.5 1 minor
24/12 am 4.0 1.2 1.3 1 none
24/01 PM 4.2 1.4 1.2 1 none
25/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.3 1 none
25/01 PM 4.3 1.5 1.4 2 none
26/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.5 2 none


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




Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:27 AM EDT on September 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on September 23, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 10 am this morning to 2 PM
EDT this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a coastal flood
advisory... which is in effect from 10 am this morning to 2 PM EDT
this afternoon.

* Location... southern portions of the Chesapeake Bay and lower James
River.

* Timing... within a few hours of high tide late this morning into this
afternoon.

* 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.


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/12 PM 4.6 1.8 1.5 1 minor
24/12 am 4.0 1.2 1.3 1 none
24/12 PM 4.1 1.3 1.2 1 none
25/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.4 1 none
25/01 PM 4.2 1.4 1.4 2 none
26/02 am 3.9 1.1 1.5 2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/11 am 4.5 1.6 1.3 2 none
23/11 PM 4.0 1.1 1.2 2 none
24/12 PM 4.2 1.3 1.1 2 none
25/12 am 3.7 0.8 1.1 2 none
25/12 PM 4.3 1.4 1.3 3 none
26/01 am 3.8 0.9 1.3 3 none

Fort Monroe 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/12 PM 4.6 1.8 1.5 1 minor
24/12 am 4.0 1.2 1.3 1 none
24/01 PM 4.2 1.4 1.2 1 none
25/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.3 1 none
25/01 PM 4.3 1.5 1.4 2 none
26/01 am 3.9 1.1 1.5 2 none


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




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