Washington, DC (20590)

1:18 PM EDT on May 29, 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 7 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
79.3 °F
Feels Like 81 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 4.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:25 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KDCA 291652Z 11003KT 10SM R01/3000VP6000FT SCT040 BKN250 26/19 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP129 T02560194
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:25 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KDCA 291652Z 11003KT 10SM R01/3000VP6000FT SCT040 BKN250 26/19 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP129 T02560194

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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:06 AM EDT May. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 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 midday today. The next
high tide at Washington Channel will be at 11:31 am. The next
high tide at Alexandria will be at 11:49 am.

* 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.