Queen Anne's Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Coastal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 8:58 PM EDT on October 05, 2015

... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until 4 am EDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect until 4 am EDT Tuesday.

* Locations... portions of the Eastern Shore of the Maryland
Chesapeake Bay.

* Coastal flooding... minor tidal flooding at high tide late this
evening and overnight.

* Timing... high tide occurs near midnight in the Bay. High tide on
the nearby rivers, including the Choptank, can occur up to
three hours after tides along the Bay.

* Impacts... some flooding of low-lying roads and areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory means that minor tidal flooding is
expected minor tidal flooding often results in some Road
closures. Usually... the most vulnerable roadways will flood.

Do not leave your vehicle at a location that is prone to tidal
flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flood waters. The
water may be deeper than you think it is. You will be putting
yourself in danger and your vehicle may be damaged... leading to
costly repairs.

For a list of the impact of different tide heights in your County
please go to www.Erh.NOAA.Gov/phi/tides.Htm (all in lower case).