Event: Coastal Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Description: * WHAT…One to two feet of inundation above ground level in low
lying areas due to tidal flooding.
* WHERE…Shoreline in the District of Columbia.
* WHEN…Until 8 AM EDT Friday, especially around the time of
* 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 possible elsewhere.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Tides two and a half to three feet above
normal. The next high tide at Washington Channel is at 2:51
Instruction: Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone property. If
travel is required, do not drive around barricades or through
water of unknown depth.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: District of Columbia
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4189358-3543312
CAP MessageType: Update