520  
WHUS41 KAKQ 250734  
CFWAKQ  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
334 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2022  
 
MDZ021-252000-  
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/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0015.220925T1600Z-220925T2000Z/  
DORCHESTER-  
334 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2022  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS AFTERNOON...  
...COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS  
MORNING...  
 
* WHAT...UP TO ONE HALF FOOT OF INUNDATION ABOVE GROUND LEVEL  
EXPECTED IN LOW-LYING AREAS NEAR SHORELINES AND TIDAL  
WATERWAYS.  
 
* WHERE...DORCHESTER COUNTY, PRIMARILY THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE  
COUNTY NEAR BISHOPS HEAD.  
 
* WHEN...FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* IMPACTS...SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE  
LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT AND SHORELINE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.  
 
CAMBRIDGE MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
25/04 AM 3.2 1.2 1.0 1 NONE  
25/04 PM 3.1 1.1 1.0 2 NONE  
26/05 AM 2.9 0.9 0.7 1-2 NONE  
26/05 PM 2.6 0.6 0.4 1 NONE  
27/05 AM 2.1 0.1 0.0 1 NONE  
27/06 PM 2.2 0.2 0.0 1 NONE  
 
BISHOPS HEAD MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.2 FT, MODERATE 3.7 FT, MAJOR 4.2 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 1.6 FT, MAJOR 2.1 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
25/02 PM 3.2 1.1 1.1 2 MINOR  
26/02 AM 3.1 1.0 0.8 2-3 NONE  
26/02 PM 2.6 0.5 0.3 1 NONE  
27/03 AM 2.4 0.3 0.1 1 NONE  
27/03 PM 2.4 0.3 0.0 1 NONE  
 

 
 

 
 
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