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Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:27 PM EDT on September 30, 2016

Expires 4:00 AM EDT on October 01, 2016


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 900 PM EDT for
Worcester... eastern Somerset... southeastern Wicomico and northern
Accomack counties...

At 515 PM EDT... emergency management officials reported flooding
across the warned area. Water levels continue to climb along the
Pocomoke river and nassawango creek... which are out of their banks.
Gaging stations on the Pocomoke river near Willards MD and on
nassawango creek near Millville are nearing crest. This water will
continue to move downstream and will impact Snow Hill over the next
12 to 24 hours.

Motorist should continue to avoid any roads that have been closed or
have water flowing across them. Also... Maryland Highway 12 between
Snow Hill and Salisbury has been impacted by the flood waters and
motorist are encouraged to avoid traveling on this Road.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pocomoke City... Snow Hill... Newark... west Pocomoke... Pittsville...
Willards... Shelltown... Beaver Dam... Mount Wesley... Rehobeth...
Whitesburg... Whaleyville... Cokesbury... Whiton... Powellville...
Longridge... goodwill and Eden.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3829 7525 3814 7535 3805 7552 3793 7556
      3797 7573 3808 7569 3817 7559 3830 7565
      3832 7541 3845 7538 3845 7523


Seymour


511 PM EDT Fri Sep 30 2016

... Coastal Flood Warning now in effect until 4 am EDT Saturday...

* location: Maryland Eastern Shore locations adjacent to the Chesapeake Bay
and tidal rivers.

* Timing: within a few hours either side of high tide through early Saturday
morning. Additional tidal flooding is likely into early Saturday evening.

* 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 Warning means that flooding is occurring or imminent. Coastal
residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water... and take
appropriate action to protect life and property. In addition... the combination
of high water and high waves will result in beach erosion... and damage to docks
and piers in locations exposed to high water and wave action.



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.

Cambridge MD
minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.0 ft, major 4.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/05 PM 3.7 2.1 1.6 2 minor
   01/05 am 3.6 2.1 1.5 1 minor
   01/06 PM 3.5 2.1 1.4 1 minor
   02/06 am 3.3 2.1 1.2 1 minor
   02/06 PM 3.1 2.1 1.0 1 none
   03/06 am 2.8 2.0 0.8 1 none

Bishops Head MD
minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   01/02 am 3.8 2.3 1.5 1 moderate
   01/03 PM 3.7 2.3 1.4 1 minor
   02/03 am 3.4 2.2 1.2 1 minor
   02/03 PM 3.3 2.3 1.0 1 minor
   03/04 am 2.9 2.1 0.8 1 none

Saxis VA

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   01/01 am 4.2 2.7 1.5 1
   01/01 PM 4.1 2.8 1.3 1
   02/01 am 3.7 2.6 1.1 1
   02/02 PM 3.8 2.8 1.0 1
   03/02 am 3.4 2.5 0.9 1




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