Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1010 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015


DCZ001-VAZ054-211700-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0008.150421T1410Z-150421T1700Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1010 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND A FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...WITHIN AN HOUR OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE AT WASHINGTON
  CHANNEL WILL BE AT 10:39 AM. HIGH TIDE AT ALEXANDRIA WILL BE AT
  10:57 AM.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR TIDAL INUNDATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

HTS



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