Weather Alert Details

Wicomico County

Coastal Flood Advisory until 8PM EDT SUN Issued October, 13 2019 at 5:57 PM - US/Eastern expires October, 13 2019 at 8:00 PM - US/Eastern ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * LOCATION...AREAS OF DORCHESTER, WICOMICO, AND SOMERSET COUNTIES ADJACENT TO THE BAY AND TIDAL RIVERS. * TIMING...UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...UP TO ONE FOOT OF INUNDATION ABOVE GROUND LEVEL IS POSSIBLE IN LOW-LYING AREAS NEAR SHORELINES AND TIDAL WATERWAYS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONSHORE WINDS...WAVE ACTION AND/OR TIDES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE...AND NEAR TIDAL RIVERS AND CREEKS. BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 13/05 PM 3.5 1.5 1.4 1 MINOR 14/05 AM 3.1 1.1 1.1 1 NONE 14/05 PM 3.0 1.0 0.9 1 NONE 15/06 AM 3.1 1.1 1.1 1 NONE 15/06 PM 3.1 1.1 0.9 1 NONE 16/06 AM 2.9 0.9 1.0 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 13/03 PM 3.4 1.3 1.3 1 MINOR 14/02 AM 3.2 1.1 1.1 1 NONE 14/02 PM 3.2 1.1 1.0 1 NONE 15/03 AM 3.2 1.1 1.1 2 NONE 15/03 PM 3.1 1.0 0.9 1 NONE 16/03 AM 3.0 0.9 1.0 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 14/01 AM 3.2 1.0 1.3 1 NONE 14/02 PM 3.2 1.0 1.1 1 NONE 15/02 AM 3.1 0.9 1.2 1 NONE 15/02 PM 3.1 0.9 1.0 1 NONE 16/02 AM 2.9 0.7 1.1 1 NONE &&