Washington, DC (20553)

8:39 AM EDT on May 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
The Washington Post | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Coastal Flood Advisory

Elev 151 ft 38.90 °N, 77.03 °W | Updated 13 seconds ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
66.9 °F
Feels Like 66.9 °F
N
0.9
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Scattered Clouds 15000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:24 PM
Waxing Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KDCA 281152Z 03006KT 10SM FEW025 SCT050 SCT150 SCT250 18/16 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP120 70003 T01830161 10183 20167 53007
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Scattered Clouds 15000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Dew Point 59 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:24 PM
Waxing Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KDCA 281152Z 03006KT 10SM FEW025 SCT050 SCT150 SCT250 18/16 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP120 70003 T01830161 10183 20167 53007

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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:02 AM EDT May. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am this morning to
2 PM EDT this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington DC has
issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am
this morning to 2 PM EDT this afternoon.

* Locations... Alexandria and Washington DC Waterfront.

* Tidal departure... around 1.25 feet above normal.

* Timing... around the time of high tide which is at 10:36 am at
Washington Channel and 10:54 am at Alexandria.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop
Road. Water is expected to approach the curb near the
intersection of King Street and strand street in Alexandria.
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.




302 am EDT sun may 28 2017

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am this morning to
2 PM EDT this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington DC has
issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am
this morning to 2 PM EDT this afternoon.

* Locations... Alexandria and Washington DC Waterfront.

* Tidal departure... around 1.25 feet above normal.

* Timing... around the time of high tide which is at 10:36 am at
Washington Channel and 10:54 am at Alexandria.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop
Road. Water is expected to approach the curb near the
intersection of King Street and strand street in Alexandria.
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.