Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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WHUS41 KLWX 201537
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1137 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015


MDZ011-014-201645-
/O.CAN.KLWX.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150420T1600Z/
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-ANNE ARUNDEL-
1137 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

WATER LEVELS AT BALTIMORE AND ANNAPOLIS HAVE DROPPED BELOW
MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS.

$$

DCZ001-VAZ054-201645-
/O.EXP.KLWX.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150420T1600Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
1137 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON EDT TODAY...

WATER LEVELS AT WASHINGTON DC AND ALEXANDRIA ARE EXPECTED TO DROP
BELOW MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS BY NOON.

$$

MDZ508-201700-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150420T1700Z/
SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
1137 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

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

* TIDAL ANOMALY...1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS OCCURRING. HIGH TIDE OCCURRED
  AT 11:34. WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY RECEDE AND DROP BELOW
  MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THRESHOLDS BY 1 PM.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HAVRE DE GRACE...11:34 AM AND 12:13 AM...
BOWLEY BAR...10:04 PM AND 10:35 AM...
FORT MCHENRY BALTIMORE...8:56 PM AND 9:21 AM...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...7:26 PM AND 8:04 AM...
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...6:09 PM AND 6:34 AM...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...4:15 PM AND 4:47 AM...
POINT LOOKOUT...3:28 PM AND 3:53 AM...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

$$


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