551  
WHUS41 KPHI 260046  
CFWPHI  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
846 PM EDT TUE SEP 25 2018  
 
DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-260200-  
/O.CAN.KPHI.RP.S.0010.000000T0000Z-180926T0100Z/  
DELAWARE BEACHES-EASTERN MONMOUTH-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-  
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-  
846 PM EDT TUE SEP 25 2018  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS CANCELLED THE  
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.  
 
THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF DANGEROUS RIP  
CURRENTS ON WEDNESDAY.  
 

 
 
MDZ008-012-015-019-020-260400-  
/O.CON.KPHI.CF.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-180926T0400Z/  
CECIL-KENT MD-QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-  
846 PM EDT TUE SEP 25 2018  
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT  
TONIGHT...  
 
* LOCATIONS...NORTHEASTERN SHORE OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY.  
 
* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL OCCUR WITH THE HIGH TIDE  
THIS EVENING.  
 
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...UP TO ONE HALF FOOT OF SALTWATER  
INUNDATION ABOVE GROUND LEVEL IS POSSIBLE IN LOW-LYING AREAS  
NEAR SHORELINES AND TIDAL WATERWAYS. FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN AND  
NEAR ROCK HALL, SKINNERS NECK, PINEY NECK, MCKINLEYVILLE,  
CLIFFS CITY, AND CHESTERTOWN. FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN AND NEAR  
CHURCH HILL, KENT ISLAND, SAINT MICHALES, DENTON, AND OTHER  
LOCATIONS NEAR THE BAY, CHOPTANK RIVER, AND OTHER TIDAL  
TRIBUTARIES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD  
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.  
 
DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL  
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE  
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING  
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO  
COSTLY REPAIRS.  
 
VISIT THE ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE AT  
WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS FOR ADDITIONAL WATER LEVEL AND FLOOD  
IMPACT INFORMATION FOR YOUR LOCAL TIDE GAUGE.  
 

 
 
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.  
 
CHESAPEAKE CITY MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.5 FT, MODERATE 6.5 FT, MAJOR 7.5 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.2 FT, MODERATE 3.2 FT, MAJOR 4.2 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------  
26/12 AM 5.0 1.7 1.5 NONE  
26/12 PM 4.8 1.5 1.4 NONE  
27/12 AM 4.5 1.2 1.0 NONE  
27/12 PM 3.7 0.4 0.4 NONE  
28/01 AM 4.1 0.8 0.6 NONE  
28/01 PM 4.0 0.7 0.7 NONE  
 
TOLCHESTER BEACH MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.8 FT, MODERATE 2.8 FT, MAJOR 3.8 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------  
25/08 PM 3.5 1.8 1.6 MINOR  
26/08 AM 3.3 1.6 1.5 NONE  
26/09 PM 3.3 1.6 1.3 NONE  
27/09 AM 2.3 0.6 0.5 NONE  
27/10 PM 2.6 0.9 0.5 NONE  
28/09 AM 2.4 0.7 0.7 NONE  
 
CAMBRIDGE MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.5 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.5 FT, MAJOR 3.5 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- --------  
26/05 AM 3.6 1.6 1.5 MINOR  
26/06 PM 3.1 1.1 1.3 NONE  
27/06 AM 3.0 1.0 0.9 NONE  
27/06 PM 2.9 0.9 0.5 NONE  
28/07 AM 2.8 0.8 0.7 NONE  
 

 
 

 
 
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