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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:30 PM EDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 am EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect until 8 am
EDT Saturday.

* Locations... shoreline in the District of Columbia and
Arlington County and the city of Alexandria.

* Tidal departure... 1 to 2 feet above normal.

* Timing... around the time of high tide. High tide at Washington
Channel is at 4:39 PM this evening and again at 5:08 am early
Saturday morning. High tide at Alexandria is at 4:57 PM late
this afternoon and again at 5:26 am early Saturday morning.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop Road
and near the Tidal Basin. Water is expected to approach the
curb near the intersection of King Street and strand street in
Alexandria. Minor shoreline inundation up to one foot above
ground is possible elsewhere.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:30 PM EDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 am EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect until 8 am
EDT Saturday.

* Locations... shoreline in the District of Columbia and
Arlington County and the city of Alexandria.

* Tidal departure... 1 to 2 feet above normal.

* Timing... around the time of high tide. High tide at Washington
Channel is at 4:39 PM this evening and again at 5:08 am early
Saturday morning. High tide at Alexandria is at 4:57 PM late
this afternoon and again at 5:26 am early Saturday morning.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop Road
and near the Tidal Basin. Water is expected to approach the
curb near the intersection of King Street and strand street in
Alexandria. Minor shoreline inundation up to one foot above
ground is possible elsewhere.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.





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