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Maryland, Somerset

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:31 PM EDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


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

* location: Chesapeake Bay side of the lower Maryland Eastern Shore...
including tidal rivers.

* Timing: widespread minor flooding is expected with the high tide
cycle tonight through early Friday morning. A few locations in
southern Dorchester County may briefly approach moderate flood
thresholds. Continued minor flooding is expected within a few
hours either side of the high tide cycle Friday afternoon... and
again early Saturday morning.

* 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.

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/04 am 3.5 2.4 1.1 2 minor
   06/05 PM 2.9 1.9 1.0 1-2 none
   07/05 am 3.5 2.5 1.0 1 minor
   07/05 PM 2.5 1.9 0.6 1 none
   08/06 am 3.0 2.4 0.6 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/01 am 3.8 2.6 1.2 3 moderate
   06/02 PM 3.5 2.2 1.3 1-2 minor
   07/02 am 3.8 2.7 1.1 1 moderate
   07/03 PM 3.0 2.2 0.8 1 none
   08/03 am 3.4 2.7 0.7 1 minor
   08/04 PM 2.7 2.2 0.5 2 none

Saxis VA

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/12 am 4.3 3.1 1.2 2-3
   06/01 PM 4.0 2.6 1.4 1-2
   07/01 am 4.4 3.2 1.2 1
   07/02 PM 3.5 2.6 0.9 1
   08/02 am 4.0 3.2 0.8 1
   08/02 PM 3.3 2.6 0.7 2




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