794  
WHUS41 KAKQ 250515  
CFWAKQ  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
115 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2020  
 
MDZ021>023-250900-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0016.200525T0515Z-200525T0900Z/  
DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-  
115 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2020  
 
* WHAT...VERY SHALLOW COASTAL FLOODING AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.  
 
* WHERE...DORCHESTER, SOMERSET AND WICOMICO COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 5 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...VERY SHALLOW FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOST VULNERABLE  
LOCATIONS NEAR THE WATERFRONT...SHORELINE AND TIDAL WATERWAYS.  
 
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  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
25/07 AM 3.2 1.2 0.9 1 NONE  
25/07 PM 2.1 0.1 0.5 1 NONE  
26/07 AM 2.5 0.5 0.3 1 NONE  
26/08 PM 1.9 -0.1 0.3 1 NONE  
27/08 AM 2.4 0.4 0.2 1 NONE  
27/08 PM 1.8 -0.2 0.2 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  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
25/03 AM 3.3 1.2 1.1 1 MINOR  
25/04 PM 2.4 0.3 0.6 1 NONE  
26/04 AM 2.7 0.6 0.5 1 NONE  
26/05 PM 2.3 0.2 0.5 1 NONE  
27/05 AM 2.6 0.5 0.4 1 NONE  
27/05 PM 2.1 0.0 0.3 1 NONE  
 
CRISFIELD MD  
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT  
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.3 FT, MODERATE 1.8 FT, MAJOR 2.8 FT  
 
TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE  
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD  
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT  
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------  
25/03 AM 3.3 1.1 1.0 1 NONE  
25/03 PM 2.4 0.2 0.8 1 NONE  
26/04 AM 3.0 0.8 0.7 1 NONE  
26/04 PM 2.2 0.0 0.6 1 NONE  
27/04 AM 2.8 0.6 0.5 1 NONE  
27/05 PM 2.0 -0.2 0.4 1 NONE  
 

 
 

 
 
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