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Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 10:54 AM EDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 05, 2016


... Minor flooding likely tonight into early Friday...

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

* Timing: water levels are expected to approach minor flood thresholds with
the high tide cycle into early this afternoon. Water levels are likely to
exceed minor flood thresholds with the later high tide cycle this evening
into early Friday morning. An upgrade to a coastal Flood Advisory is
expected for later today.

* 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.

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/11 am 2.8 1.3 1.5 2 minor
   05/11 PM 3.3 1.6 1.7 1-2 moderate
   06/12 PM 2.5 1.3 1.2 2 none
   07/12 am 2.8 1.7 1.1 1 minor
   07/12 PM 2.3 1.3 1.0 1 none
   08/12 am 2.5 1.7 0.8 1 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/08 am 4.3 2.8 1.5 1 minor
   05/09 PM 5.0 3.3 1.7 1 moderate
   06/09 am 4.0 2.8 1.2 1 none
   06/10 PM 4.3 3.3 1.0 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.8 0.9 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.0 3.3 0.7 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/09 am 4.3 2.7 1.6 2 minor
   05/09 PM 5.0 3.2 1.8 1-2 moderate
   06/09 am 4.0 2.8 1.2 1-2 none
   06/10 PM 4.3 3.3 1.0 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.8 0.9 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.0 3.3 0.7 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/11 am 3.7 2.2 1.5 1 minor
   06/12 am 4.5 2.7 1.8 1 moderate
   06/12 PM 3.4 2.2 1.2 1 minor
   07/01 am 3.6 2.8 0.8 1 minor
   07/01 PM 2.9 2.2 0.7 1 none
   08/01 am 3.4 2.8 0.6 1 minor

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/09 am 4.6 2.9 1.7 3 minor
   05/09 PM 5.1 3.4 1.7 2 minor
   06/10 am 3.9 2.9 1.0 1-2 none
   06/10 PM 4.4 3.5 0.9 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.2 3.5 0.7 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/08 am 4.4 2.9 1.5 3 none
   05/08 PM 5.2 3.5 1.7 3 minor
   06/09 am 4.1 3.0 1.1 3 none
   06/09 PM 4.5 3.6 0.9 2 none
   07/09 am 3.8 3.0 0.8 2 none
   07/10 PM 4.3 3.6 0.7 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/07 am 5.1 3.7 1.4 3 none
   05/07 PM 6.0 4.5 1.5 4 minor
   06/08 am 4.6 3.7 0.9 3 none
   06/08 PM 5.4 4.6 0.8 2 none
   07/08 am 4.4 3.7 0.7 2 none
   07/09 PM 5.2 4.6 0.6 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/09 am 4.6 2.9 1.7 2-3 minor
   05/09 PM 5.1 3.4 1.7 2 moderate
   06/10 am 3.9 2.9 1.0 1 minor
   06/10 PM 4.4 3.5 0.9 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 none
   07/11 PM 4.2 3.5 0.7 1 minor




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