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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:41 AM EDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 5 am EDT Saturday...

* location: western shore of the Chesapeake Bay... including tidal
rivers of the Northern Neck.

* Timing: additional minor flooding is expected within a few
hours on either side of the high tide cycle late this
morning/early afternoon... and again late tonight/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.

Lewisetta VA
minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/03 am 3.1 1.5 1.6 2 minor
   06/02 PM 3.0 1.5 1.5 1 minor
   07/03 am 3.1 1.8 1.3 1 minor
   07/03 PM 2.4 1.5 0.9 1 none
   08/04 am 2.4 1.8 0.6 1 none
   08/04 PM 2.1 1.5 0.6 1 none

Windmill Point VA
minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.0 ft

                total astro
   day/time tide tide surge waves flood
                 /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
   06/12 PM 3.0 1.3 1.7 1-2 minor
   07/12 am 2.9 1.7 1.2 1 minor
   07/12 PM 2.2 1.3 0.9 1 none
   08/12 am 2.3 1.7 0.6 1 none
   08/01 PM 1.9 1.3 0.6 1-2 none




Special Statement

Statement as of 9:04 AM EDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EDT on May 06, 2016


... Bands of moderate to heavy rainfall moving west toward the i95 corridor...

At 902 am EDT... weather radar indicated bands of moderate to heavy rainfall
located from near Loretto to near Norge. Movement was southwest at 20 mph.

Up to additional inch of rainfall is possible with this area of rain.

Locations impacted include...
Richmond... Petersburg... Hopewell... New Kent... Colonial Heights... King
William... Williamsburg... Charles City... Ashland... West Point...
Tappahannock... Bowling Green... Claremont... Roxbury... King And Queen Court
House... talleysville... Saint Stephens church... Fort Lee... Disputanta and
downtown Richmond.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Lat... Lon 3817 7687 3745 7668 3744 7670 3741 7667
      3730 7664 3707 7738 3800 7767 3799 7764
      3807 7755 3816 7709 3814 7707 3817 7706
      3820 7691
time... Mot... loc 1302z 053deg 18kt 3805 7712 3733 7680


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