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Coastal Flood Statement
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1029 AM EST MON DEC 8 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ALONG PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN SHORES OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...

MDZ014-017-018-082330-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0054.141208T1900Z-141209T0100Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-
1029 AM EST MON DEC 8 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EST THIS EVENING.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...BETWEEN 1 AND 1.5 FEET. 

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS.
  MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES.
  THERE IS NO SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO LIFE AND ANY IMPACT ON
  PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...6:47 PM...
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...5:20 PM...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...3:29 PM...
POINT LOOKOUT...2:39 PM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

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SEARS/JACKSON





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