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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:36 AM EDT on November 01, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EST on November 02, 2014


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 2 am to 8 am EST
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect from 2 am to 8 am EST Sunday.

* Location... areas adjacent to the lower Chesapeake Bay in
southeast Virginia... including Sewells Point and the Chesapeake Bay
bridge Tunnel.

* Timing/impacts... minor flooding possible within 2 to 3 hours on
either side of high tide late tonight.

* Tides... tidal departures will average 1.5 to 2.0 ft above normal
during high tide late tonight. At Sewells Point... high tide occurs
at 431 am EST tonight. At the Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel... high
tide occurs at 342 am EST tonight. A peak water level of around
4.9 feet MLLW is expected late tonight at Sewells Point. A peak
water level of around 5.2 feet MLLW is expected late tonight at
the Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel. Minor flooding begins at 4.5
feet MLLW at Sewells Point... and at 5.0 feet MLLW at the
Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds... tides and
/or wave action 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 high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.
Flood category based on total tide.

Sewells Point VA
minor 4.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, severe 7.0 ft

                total astro
    day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
   ---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
    01/05 am 3.5 2.5 1.0 2 none
    01/04 PM 4.1 2.7 1.4 4-5 none
    02/05 am 4.9 2.8 2.1 4-6 minor
    02/06 PM 3.8 2.8 1.0 3-4 none
    03/06 am 3.4 3.0 0.4 2-3 none
    03/07 PM 2.6 2.8 -0.2 1 none



Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, severe 6.0 ft

                total astro
    day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
   ---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
    01/05 am 3.5 2.4 1.1 3 none
    01/04 PM 4.4 2.9 1.5 4-5 none
    02/05 am 5.2 2.9 2.3 6 minor
    02/05 PM 4.2 2.9 1.3 3-5 none
    03/06 am 3.6 3.1 0.5 3 none
    03/06 PM 3.0 2.9 0.1 2 none




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