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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:25 AM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 1:15 PM EDT on September 29, 2016


... The Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams has been
cancelled for northwestern Calvert County...

Rain has ended... and no freshwater flooding is anticipated.
Therefore... the Flood Warning has been cancelled. Elevated tide
levels could cause minor flooding along tidal shorelines.

Lat... Lon 3822 7665 3821 7674 3824 7682 3860 7679
      3889 7688 3918 7664 3876 7666 3873 7670
      3867 7670 3862 7667




Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:24 AM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory now in effect until 8 am EDT Friday...

* tidal anomaly... around a foot and a half above astronomical
normals.

* Timing... for several hours around high tide today. Coastal
flooding may intensify each day into the weekend.

* Expected impacts... minor inundation of low lying shoreline.

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... 4:50 am and 5:11 PM today... and
5:27 amd Friday morning...
Chesapeake Beach... 3:27 am and 3:48 PM today... and 4:06 am Friday
morning...
Solomons Island... 1:59 PM today and 2:23 am early Friday morning...


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.



All tide heights are relative to mean lower low water.
Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Annapolis MD
minor 2.4 ft, moderate 3.3 ft, major 6.0 ft

               total astro
   day/time tide tide anomaly flood
                /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- --------
   29/05 am 2.9 1.6 1.3 minor
   29/05 PM 2.9 1.4 1.5 minor
   30/05 am 3.0 1.5 1.5 minor
   30/06 PM 3.1 1.5 1.6 minor
   01/06 am 3.2 1.5 1.7 minor
   01/06 PM 2.9 1.5 1.4 minor

Solomons Island MD
minor 2.75 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 5.0 ft

               total astro
   day/time tide tide anomaly flood
                /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- --------
   29/01 PM 3.1 1.6 1.5 minor
   30/02 am 3.3 1.7 1.6 minor
   30/02 PM 3.4 1.7 1.7 minor
   01/02 am 3.4 1.6 1.8 minor
   01/03 PM 3.1 1.7 1.4 minor

North Beach MD
minor 2.7 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 5.0 ft

               total astro
   day/time tide tide anomaly flood
                /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- --------
   29/03 am 2.8 1.5 1.3 minor
   29/03 PM 3.0 1.4 1.6 minor
   30/04 am 3.1 1.5 1.6 minor
   30/05 PM 3.2 1.5 1.7 minor
   01/04 am 3.2 1.4 1.8 minor
   01/05 PM 2.9 1.5 1.4 minor




1235 am EDT Thu Sep 29 2016

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Maryland... the District of Columbia... Virginia and
West Virginia... including the following areas... in Maryland...
Anne Arundel... Calvert... Carroll... central and eastern
Allegany... central and southeast Howard... central and
southeast Montgomery... Charles... extreme western Allegany...
Frederick MD... northern Baltimore... northwest Harford...
northwest Howard... northwest Montgomery... Prince Georges...
southeast Harford... southern Baltimore... St. Marys and
Washington. The District of Columbia. In Virginia...
Albemarle... Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria... Augusta...
central Virginia Blue Ridge... Clarke... Culpeper... eastern
Loudoun... Fairfax... Frederick VA... Greene... King George...
Madison... Nelson... northern Fauquier... northern Virginia Blue
Ridge... Orange... Page... Prince William/Manassas/Manassas
Park... Rappahannock... Rockingham... Shenandoah... southern
Fauquier... Spotsylvania... Stafford... Warren and western
Loudoun. In West Virginia... Berkeley... eastern Grant... eastern
Mineral... Hampshire... Hardy... Jefferson... Morgan... western
Grant and western Mineral.

* Into Friday morning

* a powerful low pressure system over the Midwest will bring
periods of heavy rain to our area into Friday morning.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected.
Localized amounts up to a foot of rain are possible...
including along the eastern slopes of the northern Virginia
Blue Ridge and Catoctin Mountain in Maryland.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

These next few days will be a dangerous time... requiring more
than the usual awareness... planning and preparations.

If you are near streams or drainage ditches... keep an eye on them
and be ready to quickly seek higher ground. Water may rise
rapidly.

Clear out storm drains.

Those prone to basement flooding should prepare. Communities
prone to flooding should prepare.

Continue to check in on the forecast for updates.

Warnings will be issued for areas where flooding is imminent.
Ensure you get warnings from the National Weather Service through
your Mobile phone and or NOAA Weather Radio.

Be prepared to take action if a warning is issued for where you
are or if flooding is observed.

Ensure your kids dont play near flood waters.

Remember if you come across water crossing a Road... turn around
dont drown!



Melliott



Local Storm Report



09/28/2016 1018 am

Cove Point, Calvert County.

Marine tstm wind m39 mph, reported by buoy.






09/28/2016 1018 am

Cove Point, Calvert County.

Marine tstm wind m39 mph, reported by buoy.






09/28/2016 1018 am

Cove Point, Calvert County.

Marine tstm wind m39 mph, reported by buoy.




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