Event: Coastal Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Coastal Flood Warning, which is in effect until midnight
EST tonight. The Coastal Flood Advisory is no longer in effect.
* LOCATIONS…Shoreline in the District of Columbia.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE…Around 2 to 2.25 feet above normal.
* TIMING…Within a few hours of high tide. The next high tide
at Washington Channel is at 10:11 PM this evening.
* IMPACTS…The unprotected area on the Southwest Waterfront at
the DC Seafood Market is expected to flood. Water is expected to
approach parts of the Hains Point Loop Road, but it will likely
be closed. Shoreline inundation up to one foot above ground is
Instruction: A Coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or
imminent. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert
for rising water, and take appropriate action to protect life and
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: District of Columbia
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3234064-2836667
CAP MessageType: Alert