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Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 4:58 PM EDT on May 25, 2017


... Water levels will approach minor flood thresholds tonight...

* location... Tidewater and Outer Banks Currituck.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of tonights high tide cycle.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/10 PM 4.2 1.4 0.8 2 none
26/10 am 2.9 0.1 0.1 2 none
26/11 PM 4.0 1.2 0.6 1 none
27/11 am 3.6 0.8 0.9 1 none
28/12 am 4.3 1.5 1.0 1 none
28/12 PM 3.8 1.0 1.1 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 4.5 1.6 0.9 2-3 none
26/09 am 2.9 0.0 0.1 2-3 none
26/10 PM 4.2 1.3 0.6 1-2 none
27/10 am 3.7 0.8 0.9 1 none
27/11 PM 4.4 1.5 0.9 1 none
28/11 am 3.8 0.9 1.0 1 none

Duck NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/08 PM 5.4 1.7 0.7 3 none
26/08 am 3.7 0.0 0.1 3 none
26/09 PM 5.3 1.6 0.6 2 none
27/09 am 4.5 0.8 0.9 2 none
27/10 PM 5.5 1.8 0.9 2 none
28/10 am 4.5 0.8 1.0 2 none



Coastal Flood Statement

Statement as of 4:58 PM EDT on May 25, 2017


... Water levels will approach minor flood thresholds tonight...

* location... Tidewater and Outer Banks Currituck.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of tonights high tide cycle.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/10 PM 4.2 1.4 0.8 2 none
26/10 am 2.9 0.1 0.1 2 none
26/11 PM 4.0 1.2 0.6 1 none
27/11 am 3.6 0.8 0.9 1 none
28/12 am 4.3 1.5 1.0 1 none
28/12 PM 3.8 1.0 1.1 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 4.5 1.6 0.9 2-3 none
26/09 am 2.9 0.0 0.1 2-3 none
26/10 PM 4.2 1.3 0.6 1-2 none
27/10 am 3.7 0.8 0.9 1 none
27/11 PM 4.4 1.5 0.9 1 none
28/11 am 3.8 0.9 1.0 1 none

Duck NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/08 PM 5.4 1.7 0.7 3 none
26/08 am 3.7 0.0 0.1 3 none
26/09 PM 5.3 1.6 0.6 2 none
27/09 am 4.5 0.8 0.9 2 none
27/10 PM 5.5 1.8 0.9 2 none
28/10 am 4.5 0.8 1.0 2 none



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