Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, Statement


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WHUS41 KLWX 180034
CFWLWX
Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
834 PM EDT Tue Sep 17 2019
MDZ017-180845-
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St. Marys-
834 PM EDT Tue Sep 17 2019
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...
The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Coastal Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 3 AM to
7 AM EDT Wednesday.
* LOCATIONS...Shoreline in St. Marys County.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Around one and a half feet above normal.
* TIMING...Around the time of high tide. High tide at Point
  Lookout is at 4:18 AM, at Coltons Point at 5:59 AM, at Piney
  Point at 5:23 AM.
* IMPACTS...Water is expected to go over a portion of the 
  bulkhead near the Straits Point bridge, and also cover yards in 
  the St Georges Creek and St Marys River areas. Minor shoreline 
  inundation up to one foot above ground is possible elsewhere.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.
&&
Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.
St Marys River at Straits Point
MLLW Categories - Minor 3.0 ft, Moderate 3.5 ft, Major 5.0 ft
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.4 ft, Moderate 1.9 ft, Major 3.4 ft
             Total      Total    Departure                   
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood  
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact 
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 18/05 AM     3.0        1.4        1.5       0-1     Minor    
 18/05 PM     3.3        1.7        1.7        1      Minor    
 19/06 AM     3.4        1.8        1.9        1      Minor    
 19/06 PM     3.6        2.0        1.9        0     Moderate  
 20/05 AM     3.1        1.5        1.8        0      Minor    
 20/06 PM     3.1        1.5        1.5        0      Minor
&&
$$