Alert: Coastal Flood Statement issued October 9 at 5:49AM EDT until October 9 at 11:00AM EDT by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Coastal Flood Statement
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2019-10-09T05:49:00-04:00
Expires: 2019-10-09T11:00:00-04:00
Description: * LOCATION…Norfolk, Portsmouth, Hampton, and the Lower
Peninsula.

* TIMING…Until 11 AM EDT this morning.

* 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.

JAMES RIVER AT SCOTLAND/JAMESTOWN VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.0 FT, MODERATE 4.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.8 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 2.8 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
09/09 AM 3.7 1.5 1.8 1 NONE
09/10 PM 4.0 1.8 1.9 1 MINOR
10/10 AM 4.0 1.8 2.0 1 MINOR
10/10 PM 4.1 1.9 2.0 1 MINOR
11/11 AM 4.6 2.4 2.5 1 MODERATE
11/11 PM 4.7 2.5 2.6 1 MODERATE

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
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
09/07 AM 4.3 1.5 1.8 3 NONE
09/07 PM 4.8 2.0 2.1 3 MINOR
10/08 AM 4.8 2.0 2.2 3 MINOR
10/08 PM 4.9 2.1 2.2 3 MINOR
11/08 AM 5.5 2.7 2.8 3 MODERATE
11/09 PM 5.6 2.8 2.8 2-3 MODERATE

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
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
09/07 AM 4.0 1.4 1.6 2 NONE
09/07 PM 4.4 1.8 1.8 2 NONE
10/08 AM 4.5 1.9 2.0 1 MINOR
10/08 PM 4.7 2.1 2.1 1 MINOR
11/08 AM 4.9 2.3 2.3 1 MINOR
11/08 PM 5.0 2.4 2.4 1 MODERATE

FORT MONROE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.5 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.7 FT, MODERATE 2.7 FT, MAJOR 3.2 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
09/07 AM 4.3 1.5 1.8 3 NONE
09/07 PM 5.0 2.2 2.2 3 MINOR
10/07 AM 4.9 2.1 2.3 3 MINOR
10/08 PM 5.2 2.4 2.4 3 MINOR
11/08 AM 5.5 2.7 2.7 3 MODERATE
11/09 PM 5.6 2.8 2.8 2-3 MODERATE
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Minor
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: York; Isle of Wight; Suffolk; James City; Surry; Newport News

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3858197-3291739
CAP MessageType: Alert