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Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:50 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Coastal Flood Warning in effect until 6 PM EDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington DC has
issued a coastal Flood Warning... which is in effect until 6 PM
EDT Friday. The coastal Flood Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Tidal anomaly... around two feet above astronomical normals.

* Timing... for several hours around high tide through Friday
afternoon. Coastal flooding will likely persist into the
weekend.

* Expected impacts... moderate inundation of low lying shoreline.
Expect water to cover roadways and yards on Saint George Island.
Flooding will occur at multiple marinas located on the tidal
rivers.


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

Here are the times of the next high tides
for a few locations from north to south...

Solomons Island... 2:23 am and 2:42 PM...
Point Lookout... 1:25 am and 1:52 PM...

Now along the Potomac River...

Colton Point... 2:42 PM and 3:03 am...
Piney Point... 2:27 am and 2:48 PM...

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.



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

Straits Point MD
minor 2.7 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 5.0 ft

               total astro
   day/time tide tide anomaly flood
                /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- --------
   29/02 PM 3.6 1.7 1.9 moderate
   30/02 am 3.8 1.7 2.1 moderate
   30/03 PM 3.7 1.7 2.0 moderate
   01/03 am 3.6 1.6 2.0 moderate
   01/03 PM 3.4 1.7 1.7 minor
   02/03 am 3.1 1.6 1.5 minor





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:57 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Maryland... the District of Columbia... Virginia and
Panhandle West Virginia... including the following areas... in
Maryland... Anne Arundel... Calvert... Carroll... central and
southeast Howard... central and southeast Montgomery...
Charles... 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...
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria... Clarke... eastern Loudoun...
   Fairfax... King George... northern Fauquier... Prince
William/Manassas/Manassas Park... southern Fauquier... Stafford
and western Loudoun. In Panhandle West Virginia... Berkeley and
Jefferson.

* Into Friday morning

* a powerful low pressure system over Kentucky will continue to
bring areas of heavy rain to our region into Friday morning.

* Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches are possible... with
localized higher amounts also possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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!





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
- Small Craft Advisory

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