087  
WHUS41 KAKQ 271005  
CFWAKQ  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
605 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2020  
 
MDZ021-271200-  
/O.EXP.KAKQ.CF.S.0004.000000T0000Z-200327T1000Z/  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0005.200327T1005Z-200327T1200Z/  
DORCHESTER-  
605 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2020  
   
..NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING
 
 
* WHAT...UP TO ONE HALF FOOT OF INUNDATION ABOVE GROUND LEVEL IN  
LOW-LYING AREAS NEAR SHORELINES AND TIDAL WATERWAYS.  
 
* WHERE...DORCHESTER COUNTY.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING.  
 
* 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  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
27/07 AM 3.4 1.4 1.5 1 NONE  
27/07 PM 2.4 0.4 0.9 1 NONE  
28/07 AM 2.8 0.8 0.9 1 NONE  
28/08 PM 2.4 0.4 0.9 1 NONE  
29/08 AM 2.8 0.8 0.9 1 NONE  
29/08 PM 2.3 0.3 0.9 1 NONE  
 

 
 

 
 
MDZ022-023-271115-  
/O.EXP.KAKQ.CF.S.0004.000000T0000Z-200327T1000Z/  
WICOMICO-SOMERSET-  
605 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2020  
   
..THE COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT HAS EXPIRED
 
 
HIGH TIDE HAS PASSED AND NO ADDITIONAL NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.  
 

 
 
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