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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:03 AM EDT on May 25, 2017

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 4 PM EDT this afternoon...

* location... Bay Side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of todays high tide cycle.

* 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.



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

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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/04 am 3.2 1.2 0.7 2 none
25/05 PM 2.9 0.9 1.0 1 none
26/05 am 3.3 1.3 0.8 1 none
26/05 PM 2.2 0.2 0.4 2 none
27/06 am 2.7 0.7 0.2 1 none
27/06 PM 2.1 0.1 0.3 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/03 am 3.2 1.1 1.0 2 none
25/02 PM 3.4 1.3 1.2 2 minor
26/02 am 3.8 1.7 1.1 2 moderate
26/03 PM 2.5 0.4 0.3 2 none
27/03 am 2.9 0.8 0.2 1 none
27/04 PM 2.7 0.6 0.5 1 none

Saxis VA

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/12 PM 3.8 1.3 1.3 2
26/01 am 4.6 2.1 1.4 2
26/01 PM 3.2 0.7 0.7 2
27/02 am 3.7 1.2 0.5 1
27/02 PM 3.1 0.6 0.6 1




Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:03 AM EDT on May 25, 2017

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 4 PM EDT this afternoon...

* location... Bay Side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of todays high tide cycle.

* 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.



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

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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/04 am 3.2 1.2 0.7 2 none
25/05 PM 2.9 0.9 1.0 1 none
26/05 am 3.3 1.3 0.8 1 none
26/05 PM 2.2 0.2 0.4 2 none
27/06 am 2.7 0.7 0.2 1 none
27/06 PM 2.1 0.1 0.3 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/03 am 3.2 1.1 1.0 2 none
25/02 PM 3.4 1.3 1.2 2 minor
26/02 am 3.8 1.7 1.1 2 moderate
26/03 PM 2.5 0.4 0.3 2 none
27/03 am 2.9 0.8 0.2 1 none
27/04 PM 2.7 0.6 0.5 1 none

Saxis VA

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/12 PM 3.8 1.3 1.3 2
26/01 am 4.6 2.1 1.4 2
26/01 PM 3.2 0.7 0.7 2
27/02 am 3.7 1.2 0.5 1
27/02 PM 3.1 0.6 0.6 1




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