District of Columbia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Coastal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 10:36 PM EDT die 01o October, anno 2014

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

* tidal anomaly...around one foot to a foot and a half above normal.

* Timing...at times of high tide.

* Expected impacts...minor coastal inundation.

Here are the times of the next high tides for a few locations from north to south...

On the Chesapeake Bay... Bowley Bar...2:30 am... Fort McHenry Baltimore...1:04 am...

Now along the Potomac River... Washington Channel...2:04 am... Alexandria...2:22 am...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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