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Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 6:05 AM EDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on May 05, 2016


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

* location: ocean side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore shore... Bay and
ocean side of the lower Virginia shore including tidal rivers.

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

Ocean City Inlet MD
minor 4.0 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/07 am 4.1 2.5 1.6 4-5 minor
   05/08 PM 4.6 2.9 1.7 3-4 minor
   06/08 am 3.7 2.5 1.2 3 none
   06/09 PM 4.1 3.0 1.1 2 minor
   07/09 am 3.4 2.5 0.9 3 none

Saxis VA

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/11 PM 3.8 3.0 0.8 1
   05/12 PM 3.7 2.6 1.1 1-2
   06/12 am 4.4 3.1 1.3 1-2
   06/01 PM 3.9 2.6 1.3 1
   07/01 am 4.3 3.2 1.1 1
   07/02 PM 3.6 2.6 1.0 1

Nassawadox creek at Bayford VA
minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   04/11 PM 2.9 2.0 0.9 2 minor
   05/10 am 3.3 2.0 1.3 2 moderate
   05/10 PM 3.9 2.4 1.5 2 moderate
   06/11 am 3.2 2.0 1.2 1 minor
   06/11 PM 3.4 2.4 1.0 1 moderate
   07/12 PM 3.0 2.0 1.0 1 minor

Kiptopeke 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/08 am 4.4 3.0 1.4 2 minor
   05/08 PM 5.3 3.6 1.7 2 major
   06/09 am 4.3 3.1 1.2 1 minor
   06/09 PM 4.7 3.7 1.0 1 minor
   07/10 am 3.9 3.0 0.9 1 none

Chincoteague Inlet VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/07 am 4.1 2.5 1.6 3-4 minor
   05/08 PM 4.8 3.0 1.8 3 moderate
   06/08 am 3.7 2.5 1.2 3 none
   06/09 PM 4.2 3.1 1.1 2 minor
   07/09 am 3.3 2.4 0.9 2 none

Wachapreague VA
minor 6.5 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/08 am 6.2 4.5 1.7 3 none
   05/09 PM 7.3 5.4 1.9 3 moderate
   06/09 am 5.8 4.6 1.2 3 none
   06/09 PM 6.6 5.5 1.1 2 minor
   07/10 am 5.3 4.5 0.8 2 none

Oyster VA
minor 7.0 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.5 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   05/08 am 6.8 5.3 1.5 1 minor
   05/08 PM 7.9 6.3 1.6 1 moderate
   06/09 am 6.4 5.3 1.1 1 none
   06/09 PM 7.4 6.5 0.9 1 moderate
   07/10 am 5.8 5.2 0.6 1 none





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