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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 12:08 PM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

* location... lower peninsula and Hampton Roads adjacent to the
Chesapeake Bay, and along the lower York and James rivers.

* Timing... during high tide late this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... very shallow flooding is expected in
the most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and
shoreline.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.2 1.4 1.4 1 none
25/10 PM 4.3 1.5 1.4 1 none
26/10 am 4.2 1.4 1.2 1 none
26/11 PM 4.0 1.2 1.2 1 none
27/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.2 2 none
28/12 am 3.9 1.1 1.1 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 4.4 1.5 1.4 2 none
26/10 am 4.2 1.3 1.0 1 none
26/10 PM 3.7 0.8 0.7 2 none
27/10 am 4.2 1.3 0.9 2 none
27/11 PM 3.7 0.8 0.8 2 none

Yorktown VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.4 ft, major 2.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.1 1.5 1.5 1 none
25/10 PM 4.2 1.6 1.5 1 none
26/11 am 3.9 1.3 1.1 1 none
26/11 PM 3.6 1.0 1.0 1 none
27/11 am 3.9 1.3 1.0 1 none
28/12 am 3.6 1.0 1.0 1 none

Fort Monroe VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.2 1.4 1.4 1-2 none
25/10 PM 4.2 1.4 1.3 1 none
26/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.2 1 none
26/11 PM 4.1 1.3 1.2 1 none
27/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.1 2 none
28/12 am 3.8 1.0 1.0 1 none






Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 12:08 PM EDT Sep. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

* location... lower peninsula and Hampton Roads adjacent to the
Chesapeake Bay, and along the lower York and James rivers.

* Timing... during high tide late this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... very shallow flooding is expected in
the most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and
shoreline.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Sewells Point VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.2 1.4 1.4 1 none
25/10 PM 4.3 1.5 1.4 1 none
26/10 am 4.2 1.4 1.2 1 none
26/11 PM 4.0 1.2 1.2 1 none
27/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.2 2 none
28/12 am 3.9 1.1 1.1 1 none

Chesapeake Bay bridge Tunnel VA
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.1 ft, moderate 2.6 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 4.4 1.5 1.4 2 none
26/10 am 4.2 1.3 1.0 1 none
26/10 PM 3.7 0.8 0.7 2 none
27/10 am 4.2 1.3 0.9 2 none
27/11 PM 3.7 0.8 0.8 2 none

Yorktown VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.4 ft, major 2.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.1 1.5 1.5 1 none
25/10 PM 4.2 1.6 1.5 1 none
26/11 am 3.9 1.3 1.1 1 none
26/11 PM 3.6 1.0 1.0 1 none
27/11 am 3.9 1.3 1.0 1 none
28/12 am 3.6 1.0 1.0 1 none

Fort Monroe VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 3.7 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/11 am 4.2 1.4 1.4 1-2 none
25/10 PM 4.2 1.4 1.3 1 none
26/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.2 1 none
26/11 PM 4.1 1.3 1.2 1 none
27/11 am 4.3 1.5 1.1 2 none
28/12 am 3.8 1.0 1.0 1 none