Wallops Island, VA

5:24 PM EDT on May 29, 2017 (GMT -0400)
KE5BM-13 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Statement Active Notice: Coastal Flood Statement

Elev 38 ft 37.92 °N, 75.48 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Clear
Clear
70.0 °F
Feels Like 70.0 °F
N
6.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 9.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:16 PM
Waxing Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KWAL 292054Z AUTO 06013KT 10SM CLR 19/17 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP142 T01940172 51004 $
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:16 PM
Waxing Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KWAL 292054Z AUTO 06013KT 10SM CLR 19/17 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP142 T01940172 51004 $

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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 4:39 PM EDT May. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Water levels will approach minor flood thresholds tonight...

* location... Atlantic side of the Virginia Eastern Shore.

* Timing... a couple hours on either side of tonights high tide cycle.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Nassawadox creek at Bayford VA
MLLW categories - minor 3.0 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 1.5 ft, major 2.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
29/03 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 1 none
30/02 am 3.0 1.0 0.9 2 minor
30/02 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 1 none
31/03 am 2.8 0.8 0.8 1 none
31/03 PM 2.4 0.4 0.7 1 none
01/04 am 2.5 0.5 0.6 1 none

Chincoteague Inlet VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 2.2 ft, major 3.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/12 am 4.2 1.4 1.0 1 none
30/01 PM 3.3 0.5 0.9 1 none
31/01 am 3.6 0.8 0.7 1 none
31/02 PM 2.9 0.1 0.6 1 none
01/02 am 3.1 0.3 0.4 1 none

Wachapreague VA
MLLW categories - minor 6.5 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.0 ft, moderate 3.0 ft, major 3.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/01 am 6.0 1.5 1.0 1 none
30/01 PM 5.1 0.6 1.1 1 none
31/02 am 5.6 1.1 0.9 1 none
31/02 PM 4.6 0.1 0.7 1 none
01/03 am 4.8 0.3 0.5 1 none

Oyster VA
MLLW categories - minor 7.0 ft, moderate 7.5 ft, major 8.5 ft
mhhw categories - N/A

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/01 am 6.9 N/A 1.1 1 none
30/01 PM 5.3 N/A 1.0 1 none
31/02 am 6.0 N/A 0.7 1 none
31/02 PM 4.6 N/A 0.5 1 none
01/02 am 5.2 N/A 0.4 1 none

Kiptopeke VA
MLLW categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 5.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
30/01 am 4.2 1.2 1.0 1 none
30/01 PM 3.7 0.7 1.0 1 none
31/02 am 3.7 0.7 0.7 1 none
31/03 PM 3.3 0.3 0.6 1 none
01/03 am 3.2 0.2 0.4 2 none