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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:25 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until 2 am EST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a coastal Flood Advisory...
which is in effect until 2 am EST Tuesday.

* Location: areas adjacent to the Chesapeake Bay.

* Timing: water levels are forecast to reach minor coastal flooding thresholds
during high tide late this evening thru early Tuesday morning.

* Coastal flood impacts: minor inundation of water in and near low-lying
coastal areas is possible.

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.



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.

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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
24/01 am 3.3 1.3 2.1 1 minor
24/02 PM 2.7 0.7 1.2 1 none
25/02 am 2.3 0.3 1.1 1 none
25/02 PM 2.5 0.5 1.0 1 none
26/03 am 2.5 0.5 1.2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------
23/11 PM 3.3 1.2 2.3 3-4 minor
24/11 am 2.5 0.4 1.2 3-4 none
24/11 PM 2.2 0.1 1.1 1-2 none
25/12 PM 2.5 0.4 1.1 1-2 none
26/12 am 2.3 0.2 1.2 1-2 none
26/12 PM 2.3 0.2 0.9 1-2 none




Small Craft Advisory

Statement as of 4:47 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 24, 2017


... Gale Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...
... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EST
Tuesday...

* winds... 34 to 47 knots within the Gale Warning.

* Winds... 18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and a properly equipped vessel. Recreational boaters
should seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.






Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:30 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 1:30 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Maximum wind reports...

Location speed time/date provider

... Maryland...

... Dorchester County...
Cambridge 51 mph 1106 am 01/23 nos-nwlon
Cambridge-Dorchester Airport 49 mph 1259 PM 01/23 AWOS
3 WSW Bucktown 43 mph 1126 am 01/23 RAWS
Bucktown 41 mph 1240 PM 01/23 AWS
1 NW Cambridge 39 mph 1239 PM 01/23 cwop

... Wicomico County...
Salisbury Wicomico Airport 49 mph 1015 am 01/23 ASOS

... Worcester County...
6 se Public Landing 52 mph 1140 am 01/23 RAWS
1 ESE West Ocean City 49 mph 1215 PM 01/23 AWS
1 ENE Ocean Pines 49 mph 1212 PM 01/23 cwop
Ocean City Municipal Airport 45 mph 0958 am 01/23 ASOS

... Virginia...

... Accomack County...
Wallops Island 52 mph 1117 am 01/23 ASOS
1 WSW Chincoteague 50 mph 0934 am 01/23 cwop
2 SSE Tangier 49 mph 1132 am 01/23 wxflow
2 W Harborton 48 mph 0816 am 01/23 wxflow
Wachapreague 47 mph 1139 am 01/23 wxflow
Melfa 45 mph 1115 am 01/23 AWOS
Wachapreague 43 mph 1136 am 01/23 nos-nwlon

... Essex County...
2 NNE Dunnsville 39 mph 0943 am 01/23 cwop

... Northumberland County...
Lewisetta 42 mph 1042 am 01/23 nos-nwlon

... Maryland...

... Maritime stations...
1 se West Ocean City 53 mph 1213 PM 01/23 wxflow
1 se West Ocean City 43 mph 1212 PM 01/23 nos-nwlon
5 SSE Ironshire 39 mph 1100 am 01/23 wxflow

... Virginia...
4 NW Silver Beach 50 mph 0812 am 01/23 nos-ports
1 N Yorktown 48 mph 0921 am 01/23 vadot
6 W Cheapside 47 mph 1000 am 01/23 maritime
15 ENE Virginia Beach 45 mph 0844 am 01/23 wxflow
4 ESE Maryus 42 mph 1024 am 01/23 nos-ports
1 WSW Cape Charles 39 mph 0917 am 01/23 wxflow

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Coastal Flood Statement , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , High Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Virginia - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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