Patuxent River, MD

9:59 AM EDT on May 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Patuxent River Naval Air Station | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Coastal Flood Advisory

Elev 39 ft 38.29 °N, 76.42 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
68 °F
Feels Like 68 °F
N
9
Wind Variable Wind from ESE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Overcast 30000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KNHK 281352Z 12008KT 10SM SCT044 BKN070 OVC300 20/17 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP116 T02000172
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Overcast 30000 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KNHK 281352Z 12008KT 10SM SCT044 BKN070 OVC300 20/17 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP116 T02000172

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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:51 AM EDT May. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 7 am EDT Monday...

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

* Tidal departure... around a foot above normal.

* Timing... within a few hours of high tide during the next two
tide cycles. Here are the times of the next high tides: Point
Lookout... 4:24 PM and 4:47 am, Piney Point... 5:26 PM and 5:37
am, Coltons Point... 6:02 PM and 6:13 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/05 PM 2.9 1.3 1.3 1.0 minor
29/05 am 3.2 1.6 1.4 1.0 minor
29/06 PM 3.1 1.5 1.5 0.5 minor
30/06 am 3.2 1.6 1.5 0.5 minor
30/07 PM 3.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 minor
31/07 am 2.9 1.3 1.3 0.5 minor