Accomack County, Virginia
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Coastal Flood Advisory
VAZ099-100-102200-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T2200Z/
ACCOMACK-NORTHAMPTON VA-
1258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION: CHESAPEAKE BAY SIDE OF THE LOWER VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE. ALSO A
FEW LOCATIONS ON THE ATLANTIC SIDE OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY.

* TIMING: MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITHIN A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF THE
UPCOMING HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATE THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON.

* 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.

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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.

SAXIS VA

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/01 PM 4.5 2.7 1.8 2
11/02 AM 3.5 2.5 1.0 2-4
11/02 PM 3.1 2.6 0.5 4
12/02 AM 2.7 2.6 0.1 2-3
12/03 PM 2.7 2.5 0.2 1

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/12 PM 3.6 2.2 1.4 2-3 MODERATE
11/12 AM 2.8 2.1 0.7 2-3 MINOR
11/01 PM 2.4 2.2 0.2 4 NONE
12/01 AM 2.4 2.2 0.2 2-3 NONE
12/02 PM 2.4 2.1 0.3 1 NONE
13/02 AM 2.6 2.2 0.4 2-3 NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/10 AM 4.4 3.0 1.4 3 MINOR
10/10 PM 3.3 2.8 0.5 3 NONE
11/10 AM 3.2 3.0 0.2 4 NONE
11/11 PM 3.0 2.9 0.1 3 NONE
12/11 AM 3.1 2.8 0.3 1 NONE
13/12 AM 3.1 2.9 0.2 2-3 NONE

CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/09 AM 3.8 2.8 1.0 2-3 MINOR
10/10 PM 2.8 2.6 0.2 2 NONE
11/10 AM 2.6 2.7 -0.1 3 NONE
11/10 PM 2.5 2.7 -0.2 2 NONE
12/11 AM 2.8 2.6 0.2 2 NONE
12/11 PM 2.8 2.7 0.1 2 NONE

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/10 AM 6.1 4.8 1.3 2-3 NONE
10/10 PM 4.7 4.5 0.2 2 NONE
11/11 AM 4.6 4.7 -0.1 3 NONE
11/11 PM 4.5 4.6 -0.1 2 NONE
12/12 PM 4.6 4.5 0.1 2 NONE
13/12 AM 4.6 4.6 0.0 2 NONE

OYSTER VA
MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
10/10 AM 7.0 5.8 1.2 1 MINOR
10/10 PM 5.4 5.1 0.3 1-2 NONE
11/10 AM 5.6 5.6 0.0 2 NONE
11/11 PM 5.3 5.2 0.1 1 NONE
12/11 AM 5.6 5.2 0.4 1 NONE
13/12 AM 5.5 5.1 0.4 1-2 NONE

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