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Virginia, James City

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:33 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 4:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EDT Friday...

* location: areas of southeast Virginia adjacent to the James River.

* Timing: within a few hours either side of high tide through early Friday
morning. Additional tidal flooding possible later Friday into Saturday.

* 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 Advisory indicates that onshore winds... wave action and / or
tides will combine to create flooding of low areas along the shore... and near
tidal rivers and creeks. Be prepared for the possibility of Road closures and
minor flooding of properties. If travel is necessary... do not attempt to drive
through water of unknown depth.



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.

James River at Scotland/Jamestown VA
minor 3.5 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   30/12 am 4.2 2.3 1.9 1 minor
   30/12 PM 4.1 2.4 1.7 1 minor
   01/12 am 3.8 2.3 1.5 1 minor
   01/01 PM 3.6 2.4 1.2 1 minor
   02/01 am 3.3 2.2 1.1 1 minor
   02/01 PM 3.4 2.5 0.9 1 minor





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Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Georgia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
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Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
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Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
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Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
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