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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 3:54 PM Sep. 22, 2021 – National Weather Service
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, southeast winds 15 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 35 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft. For the Small Craft
Advisory, south winds 15 to 25 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island MD to Smith Point
VA, Chester River to Queenstown MD, Patuxent River to Broomes
Island MD, Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding
Bloodsworth Island, Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the
Little Choptank River, Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to
Smith Point VA, and Eastern Bay.

* WHEN...For the Gale Warning, until noon EDT Thursday. For the
Small Craft Advisory, from noon to 6 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
capsize or damage vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

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Gale Warning
Issued: 3:54 PM Sep. 22, 2021 – National Weather Service
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, southeast winds 15 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 35 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft. For the Small Craft
Advisory, south winds 15 to 25 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island MD to Smith Point
VA, Chester River to Queenstown MD, Patuxent River to Broomes
Island MD, Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding
Bloodsworth Island, Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the
Little Choptank River, Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to
Smith Point VA, and Eastern Bay.

* WHEN...For the Gale Warning, until noon EDT Thursday. For the
Small Craft Advisory, from noon to 6 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
capsize or damage vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:39 PM Sep. 22, 2021 – National Weather Service
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Around one foot of inundation above ground level
expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal
waterways.

* WHERE...Dorchester County.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable
locations near the waterfront and shoreline resulting in a low
threat of property damage. Expect up to one foot of water
above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads
and low lying property including parking lots, parks and lawns
near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

&&

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

BISHOPS HEAD MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.2 FT, MODERATE 3.7 FT, MAJOR 4.2 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 1.6 FT, MAJOR 2.1 FT

TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
22/03 PM     3.4        1.3        1.0        3      MINOR
23/04 AM     3.7        1.6        1.4        3     MODERATE
23/04 PM     3.6        1.5        1.3       1-2     MINOR
24/04 AM     2.7        0.6        0.6        2       NONE
24/04 PM     2.7        0.6        0.5        1       NONE
25/05 AM     2.6        0.5        0.6        1       NONE

CAMBRIDGE MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 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
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
22/06 PM     3.4        1.4        1.2       2-3      NONE
23/06 AM     3.7        1.7        1.6        2      MINOR
23/07 PM     3.6        1.6        1.4        1      MINOR
24/07 AM     2.8        0.8        0.8        1       NONE
24/07 PM     2.6        0.6        0.4        1       NONE
25/07 AM     2.3        0.3        0.4        1       NONE

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