Patuxent River, MD

11:56 PM EDT on May 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
SM054AmyRd | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Coastal Flood Advisory

Elev 8 ft 38.26 °N, 76.41 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
65.8 °F
Feels Like 65.8 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from East

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KNHK 280352Z AUTO 08003KT 10SM BKN050 BKN060 19/18 A2990 RMK AO2 RAB00E12 SLP125 P0000 T01890183
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KNHK 280352Z AUTO 08003KT 10SM BKN050 BKN060 19/18 A2990 RMK AO2 RAB00E12 SLP125 P0000 T01890183

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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:44 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 9 am EDT
Sunday...

* locations... sensitive coastline along the Potomac River in St.
Mary's County, including St. George Island.

* Tidal departure... up to a foot above astronomical normals.

* Timing... within a couple hours of high tide early Sunday
morning, including the following high tides: Point Lookout...
3:53 am, Piney Point... 4:42 am, Coltons Point... 5:18 am.

* Impacts... water is expected to go over a portion of The
Bulkhead near The Straits Point Bridge, and also cover yards
in the St Georges creek and St Marys River areas. Minor
shoreline inundation is possible elsewhere.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.



Forecast tides are referenced to mean lower low water
(mllw) and mean higher high water (mhhw) unless
otherwise noted. Time of high total tide is
approximate to nearest hour. Total tide combines the
normal tide and departure from normal. Flood impact
is based on the total tide and waves where applicable.

Straits Point MD
MLLW categories - minor 2.7 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 5.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.1 ft, moderate 1.9 ft, major 3.4 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
27/04 PM 2.6 1.0 1.0 1.0 none
28/04 am 2.9 1.3 1.1 0.5 minor
28/05 PM 2.8 1.2 1.2 1.0 minor
29/05 am 3.1 1.5 1.3 1.0 minor
29/06 PM 3.0 1.4 1.4 0.5 minor
30/06 am 3.1 1.5 1.4 0.5 minor