645  
WHUS41 KCAR 210216  
CFWCAR  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
916 PM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
MEZ030-211030-  
/O.CON.KCAR.CF.S.0002.190221T1600Z-190221T1800Z/  
COASTAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF EASTPORT, MACHIAS, AND CHERRYFIELD  
916 PM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...MINOR SPLASH-OVER POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE  
THURSDAY...  
 
* LOCATION...ROQUE BLUFFS STATE PARK...MACHIAS...QUODDY HEAD  
STATE PARK  
 
* TIMING...FLOODING IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED WITHIN 2 HOURS EITHER  
SIDE OF THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE. HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND NOON.  
THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE IS NEAR THE HIGHEST LEVELS OF THE MONTH.  
 
* TIDAL FLOOD IMPACTS...WATER MAY BEGIN TO APPROACH THE MOST  
VULNERABLE LOCATIONS ALONG THE COAST. LOW-LYING CAUSEWAYS WILL  
HAVE SOME MINOR SPLASH-OVER, BUT INUNDATION IS NOT EXPECTED.  
 
* SHORELINE FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR SPLASHOVER IS POSSIBLE.  
 

 
 
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.  
 
CUTLER FARRIS WHARF ME  
MLLW TIDE+SURGE FLOOD CATEGORIES - MINOR 18.0 FT, MODERATE 19.0 FT, MAJOR 21.0 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
20/01 PM 13.1 -1.0 0.0 1.0 NONE  
21/12 AM 16.6 2.5 0.2 1.0 NONE  
21/12 PM 18.2 4.1 1.0 3.0 MINOR  
22/12 AM 15.7 1.6 -0.6 4.0 NONE  
22/01 PM 16.8 2.7 0.0 3.0 NONE  
23/01 AM 16.1 2.0 -0.1 2.0 NONE  
 
MACHIAS ME  
MLLW TIDE+SURGE FLOOD CATEGORIES - MINOR 16.93 FT, MODERATE 18.0 FT, MAJOR 20.0 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
20/01 PM 12.2 -1.6 0.0 1.0 NONE  
21/12 AM 15.2 1.4 0.2 1.0 NONE  
21/12 PM 16.7 2.9 1.1 2.0 NONE  
22/12 AM 14.4 0.6 -0.6 1.0 NONE  
22/01 PM 15.3 1.5 0.1 1.0 NONE  
23/01 AM 14.7 0.9 -0.1 1.0 NONE  
 
EASTPORT ME  
MLLW TIDE+SURGE FLOOD CATEGORIES - MINOR 23.0 FT, MODERATE 24.0 FT, MAJOR 25.0 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
20/01 PM 17.4 -1.9 -0.1 1.0 NONE  
21/12 AM 21.7 2.4 0.2 1.0 NONE  
21/12 PM 23.5 4.2 1.0 1.0 MINOR  
22/12 AM 21.1 1.8 -0.6 1.0 NONE  
22/01 PM 22.0 2.7 0.0 1.0 NONE  
23/01 AM 21.3 2.0 -0.1 1.0 NONE  
 
ROQUE BLUFFS ME  
MLLW TIDE+SURGE FLOOD CATEGORIES - MINOR 18.89 FT, MODERATE 21.89 FT, MAJOR 24.89 FT  
WAVE ACTION WILL LOWER THESE FLOOD CATEGORIES  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
20/11 PM 14.1 2.8 0.1 1.0 NONE  
21/12 PM 15.8 4.5 1.0 2.0 NONE  
22/12 AM 13.7 2.4 -0.6 2.0 NONE  
22/01 PM 14.5 3.2 0.0 1.0 NONE  
23/01 AM 14.0 2.7 -0.1 1.0 NONE  
 

 
 

 
 
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