City of Chesapeake County, VA
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Coastal Flood Statement
VAZ075>078-084>086-089-090-093-095>098-523>525-051200-
/O.CON.KAKQ.CF.S.0010.000000T0000Z-160505T1800Z/
WESTMORELAND-RICHMOND-NORTHUMBERLAND-LANCASTER-GLOUCESTER-MIDDLESEX-MATHEWS-
SURRY-JAMES CITY-ISLE OF WIGHT-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-CHESAPEAKE-
VIRGINIA BEACH-YORK-NEWPORT NEWS-HAMPTON/POQUOSON-
1155 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...WITH MINOR
FLOODING LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY...

* LOCATION: WESTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...INCLUDING TIDAL
RIVERS FROM SOUTHSIDE HAMPTON ROADS THROUGH THE PENINSULAS AND
NORTHERN NECK.

* TIMING: WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO APPROACH MINOR FLOOD
THRESHOLDS WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE EARLY THIS MORNING...AND
AGAIN WITH THE MID-DAY TIDE CYCLE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. WATER
LEVELS ARE LIKELY TO EXCEED MINOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS WITH THE
LATER TIDE CYCLE THURSDAY EVENING INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. AN
UPGRADE TO A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXPECTED FOR LATER
THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS: INUNDATION OF WATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS
COULD LEAD TO ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF
PROPERTY...ESPECIALLY BY THE THURSDAY EVENING INTO EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE.

&&

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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/01 AM 2.8 1.7 1.1 2 MINOR
05/01 PM 3.1 1.5 1.6 2 MINOR
06/02 AM 3.3 1.8 1.5 1-2 MODERATE
06/02 PM 2.7 1.5 1.2 1 NONE
07/03 AM 2.9 1.8 1.1 1 MINOR
07/03 PM 2.5 1.5 1.0 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
04/11 PM 2.5 1.4 1.1 2 NONE
05/11 AM 2.8 1.3 1.5 2 MINOR
05/11 PM 3.3 1.6 1.7 1-2 MODERATE
06/12 PM 2.5 1.3 1.2 1 NONE
07/12 AM 2.8 1.7 1.1 1 MINOR
07/12 PM 2.3 1.3 1.0 1 NONE

MOBJACK BAY VA
MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/08 AM 4.3 2.8 1.5 2 MINOR
05/09 PM 5.0 3.3 1.7 2 MODERATE
06/09 AM 4.0 2.8 1.2 1 NONE
06/10 PM 4.3 3.3 1.0 1 MINOR
07/10 AM 3.7 2.8 0.9 1 NONE

YORKTOWN 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
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/09 AM 4.3 2.7 1.6 2 MINOR
05/09 PM 5.0 3.2 1.8 2 MODERATE
06/09 AM 4.0 2.8 1.2 1 NONE
06/10 PM 4.3 3.3 1.0 1 MINOR
07/10 AM 3.7 2.8 0.9 1 NONE

JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA
MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
04/11 PM 3.6 2.6 1.0 1 MINOR
05/11 AM 3.7 2.2 1.5 1 MINOR
06/12 AM 4.5 2.7 1.8 1 MODERATE
06/12 PM 3.4 2.2 1.2 1 MINOR
07/01 AM 3.6 2.8 0.8 1 MINOR
07/01 PM 2.9 2.2 0.7 1 NONE

SEWELLS POINT VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/09 AM 4.6 2.9 1.7 2 MINOR
05/09 PM 5.1 3.4 1.7 2 MINOR
06/10 AM 3.9 2.9 1.0 1 NONE
06/10 PM 4.4 3.5 0.9 1 MINOR
07/10 AM 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 NONE

CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL VA
MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/08 AM 4.4 2.9 1.5 3 NONE
05/08 PM 5.2 3.5 1.7 2 MINOR
06/09 AM 4.1 3.0 1.1 2 NONE
06/09 PM 4.5 3.6 0.9 2 NONE
07/09 AM 3.8 3.0 0.8 1-2 NONE

DUCK NC
MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/07 AM 5.1 3.7 1.4 3 NONE
05/07 PM 6.0 4.5 1.5 3 MINOR
06/08 AM 4.6 3.7 0.9 3 NONE
06/08 PM 5.4 4.6 0.8 2 NONE
07/08 AM 4.4 3.7 0.7 2 NONE
07/09 PM 5.2 4.6 0.6 2 NONE

FORT MONROE VA
MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.5 FT

TOTAL ASTRO
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
---------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
05/09 AM 4.6 2.9 1.7 2 MINOR
05/09 PM 5.1 3.4 1.7 2 MODERATE
06/10 AM 3.9 2.9 1.0 1 MINOR
06/10 PM 4.4 3.5 0.9 1 MINOR
07/10 AM 3.7 2.9 0.8 1 NONE

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