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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 4:14 AM EDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory has expired...

... Coastal flood statement in effect from 10 am this morning to
4 PM this afternoon...

* location... areas along the Chesapeake Bay and tidal rivers of
the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... during high tide late this morning through the mid
afternoon hours.

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


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/03 am 3.8 1.8 1.6 2 minor
21/02 PM 3.3 1.3 1.4 1-2 none
22/03 am 3.5 1.5 1.3 1 minor
22/03 PM 2.9 0.9 0.9 1-2 none
23/03 am 2.8 0.8 0.6 1 none
23/04 PM 2.4 0.4 0.4 2 none

Bishops Head MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/12 PM 3.4 1.3 1.4 1-2 minor
22/12 am 3.4 1.3 1.2 2-3 minor
22/01 PM 3.0 0.9 0.9 1-2 none
23/01 am 3.0 0.9 0.8 1 none
23/01 PM 2.6 0.5 0.5 2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/11 am 3.1 0.9 1.5 1 none
21/11 PM 3.1 0.9 1.1 2-3 none
22/11 am 2.7 0.5 1.0 1-2 none
23/12 am 2.8 0.6 0.8 1 none
23/12 PM 2.3 0.1 0.5 2 none
24/12 am 2.6 0.4 0.6 2 none






Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 4:14 AM EDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory has expired...

... Coastal flood statement in effect from 10 am this morning to
4 PM this afternoon...

* location... areas along the Chesapeake Bay and tidal rivers of
the lower Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Timing... during high tide late this morning through the mid
afternoon hours.

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


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/03 am 3.8 1.8 1.6 2 minor
21/02 PM 3.3 1.3 1.4 1-2 none
22/03 am 3.5 1.5 1.3 1 minor
22/03 PM 2.9 0.9 0.9 1-2 none
23/03 am 2.8 0.8 0.6 1 none
23/04 PM 2.4 0.4 0.4 2 none

Bishops Head MD
MLLW categories - minor 3.3 ft, moderate 3.8 ft, major 4.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/12 PM 3.4 1.3 1.4 1-2 minor
22/12 am 3.4 1.3 1.2 2-3 minor
22/01 PM 3.0 0.9 0.9 1-2 none
23/01 am 3.0 0.9 0.8 1 none
23/01 PM 2.6 0.5 0.5 2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
21/11 am 3.1 0.9 1.5 1 none
21/11 PM 3.1 0.9 1.1 2-3 none
22/11 am 2.7 0.5 1.0 1-2 none
23/12 am 2.8 0.6 0.8 1 none
23/12 PM 2.3 0.1 0.5 2 none
24/12 am 2.6 0.4 0.6 2 none