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Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 5:28 PM EDT on May 04, 2016

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on May 05, 2016


... Minor tidal flooding possible tonight and Thursday morning... with minor
flooding likely Thursday night into early Friday...

* location: ocean side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore
shore... Bay and ocean side of the lower Virginia shore including
tidal rivers.

* Timing: approaching minor flood thresholds with the high tide
cycle this evening and again Thursday morning. Water levels are
likely to exceed minor flood thresholds late Thursday evening to
early Friday morning. An upgrade to a coastal Flood Advisory is
likely later Thursday.

* Impacts: inundation of water in and near low-lying coastal areas
could lead to Road closures and flooding of property... especially
by the Thursday evening into early Friday morning high tide
cycle.



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.

Ocean City Inlet MD
minor 4.0 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft

                 total astro
    day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                  /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
   ---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
    04/07 PM 3.6 2.7 0.9 2-3 none
    05/07 am 3.7 2.5 1.2 4 none
    05/08 PM 4.1 2.9 1.3 3-4 minor
    06/08 am 3.8 2.5 1.3 3 minor
    06/09 PM 4.0 3.0 1.0 2 minor
    07/09 am 3.4 2.5 0.9 3 none

Saxis VA

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/11 PM 3.9 3.0 0.9 1
   05/12 PM 3.5 2.6 0.9 1-2
   06/12 am 4.2 3.1 1.1 1-2
   06/01 PM 3.9 2.6 1.3 1
   07/01 am 4.3 3.2 1.1 1
   07/02 PM 3.6 2.6 1.0 1

Nassawadox creek at Bayford VA
minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/10 PM 3.0 2.3 0.7 1-2 minor
   05/10 am 3.0 2.0 1.0 2 minor
   05/10 PM 3.5 2.4 1.1 2 moderate
   06/11 am 3.1 2.0 1.1 1 minor
   06/11 PM 3.3 2.4 0.9 1 minor
   07/12 PM 3.0 2.0 1.0 1 minor

Kiptopeke VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 5.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/07 PM 4.4 3.4 1.0 1 minor
   05/08 am 4.2 3.0 1.2 2 none
   05/08 PM 4.9 3.6 1.3 2 minor
   06/09 am 4.2 3.1 1.1 1 none
   06/09 PM 4.6 3.7 0.9 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.9 3.0 0.9 1 none

Chincoteague Inlet VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/07 PM 3.8 2.8 1.0 2-3 none
   05/07 am 3.9 2.5 1.4 3-4 none
   05/08 PM 4.6 3.0 1.6 3 minor
   06/08 am 3.8 2.5 1.3 3 none
   06/09 PM 4.2 3.1 1.1 2 none
   07/09 am 3.3 2.4 0.9 2 none

Wachapreague VA
minor 6.5 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/08 PM 6.2 5.1 1.1 2 none
   05/08 am 5.9 4.5 1.4 3 none
   05/09 PM 7.0 5.4 1.6 3 minor
   06/09 am 5.8 4.6 1.2 3 none
   06/09 PM 6.6 5.5 1.1 2 minor
   07/10 am 5.3 4.5 0.8 2 none

Oyster VA
minor 7.0 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/07 PM 6.8 5.9 0.9 1 minor
   05/08 am 6.3 5.3 1.0 1 none
   05/08 PM 7.4 6.3 1.1 1 minor
   06/09 am 6.4 5.3 1.1 1 none
   06/09 PM 7.4 6.5 0.9 1 minor
   07/10 am 5.8 5.2 0.6 1 none




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Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
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