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Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:44 AM EDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 3:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
southeastern Middlesex County in eastern Virginia...
east central Gloucester County in southeastern Virginia...
Mathews County in eastern Virginia...

* until 1045 am EDT

* at 741 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated areas of moderate to heavy
rain moving west southwest from the ocean. This will cause minor
flooding in the advisory area. Radar has indicated that between
one to two inches of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mathews... Deltaville... Bavon... Blakes... Hartfield... Gwynn... Mobjack...
Ruff... Port Haywood... Diggs... Hardyville... Cobbs Creek... stampers...
Wilton... Redart... New Point... Hudgins... north... soles and Cardinal.

Additional rainfall of an inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will continue the threat for minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from persistent rainfall will cause flooding of
small creeks and streams... country roads... farmland... and other low
lying spots.

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most
flood deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3734 7624 3730 7637 3738 7644 3737 7641
      3740 7643 3741 7642 3741 7647 3744 7645
      3748 7645 3751 7644 3754 7648 3762 7648
      3764 7643 3761 7636 3763 7630 3762 7630
      3761 7628 3768 7633 3770 7629 3738 7621


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641 am EDT Fri may 6 2016

... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 3 am EDT Saturday...

* location: western shore of the Chesapeake Bay... including tidal rivers from
Southside Hampton Roads through the peninsulas.

* Timing: additional minor flooding is expected within a few hours on either
side of the high tide cycle this morning/early afternoon... and again late
this evening into early Saturday morning.

* Impacts: inundation of water in and near low-lying coastal areas could lead
to Road closures and flooding of property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates 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.

Windmill Point VA
minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/12 PM 3.0 1.3 1.7 1-2 minor
   07/12 am 2.9 1.7 1.2 1 minor
   07/12 PM 2.2 1.3 0.9 1 none
   08/12 am 2.3 1.7 0.6 1 none
   08/01 PM 1.9 1.3 0.6 1-2 none

Mobjack Bay VA
minor 4.0 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 5.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/09 am 4.5 2.8 1.7 1 minor
   06/10 PM 4.4 3.3 1.1 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.6 2.8 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 3.9 3.3 0.6 1 none
   08/11 am 3.2 2.8 0.4 1 none
   09/12 am 3.6 3.2 0.4 1 none

Yorktown 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/09 am 4.5 2.8 1.7 1 minor
   06/10 PM 4.4 3.3 1.1 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.6 2.8 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 3.9 3.3 0.6 1 none
   08/11 am 3.1 2.7 0.4 1-2 none
   09/12 am 3.6 3.2 0.4 1 none

James River at Scotland/Jamestown VA
minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/12 PM 3.9 2.2 1.7 1 minor
   07/01 am 3.9 2.8 1.1 1 minor
   07/01 PM 3.0 2.2 0.8 1 none
   08/01 am 3.2 2.8 0.4 1 none
   08/02 PM 2.4 2.1 0.3 1 none

Sewells Point VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/10 am 4.5 2.9 1.6 1 minor
   06/10 PM 4.6 3.5 1.1 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.1 3.5 0.6 1 none
   08/11 am 3.3 2.9 0.4 1-2 none
   09/12 am 3.8 3.4 0.4 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/09 am 4.6 3.0 1.6 2-3 none
   06/09 PM 4.7 3.6 1.1 2 none
   07/09 am 3.8 3.0 0.8 2 none
   07/10 PM 4.2 3.6 0.6 2 none
   08/10 am 3.3 2.9 0.4 2 none
   08/11 PM 3.9 3.5 0.4 2 none

Duck NC
minor 5.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 6.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/08 am 5.2 3.7 1.5 4-5 none
   06/08 PM 5.5 4.6 0.9 3 none
   07/08 am 4.4 3.7 0.7 2 none
   07/09 PM 5.1 4.6 0.5 2 none
   08/09 am 3.9 3.6 0.3 2 none
   08/10 PM 4.8 4.5 0.3 2 none

Fort Monroe VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/10 am 4.5 2.9 1.6 1 minor
   06/10 PM 4.6 3.5 1.1 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.1 3.5 0.6 1 minor
   08/11 am 3.3 2.9 0.4 1 none
   09/12 am 3.8 3.4 0.4 1 minor




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Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Coastal Flood Watch
Maryland - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Record Report
Oregon - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Watch , Record Report

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