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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:37 PM EDT May. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 6 am EDT
Tuesday...

* locations... shoreline in the District of Columbia.

* Tidal departure... 1.5 to 2.0 feet above normal due to
freshwater.

* Timing... freshwater inundation will cause minor flooding near
times of high tide through tonight, and possibly into Tuesday.
The next high tide at Washington Channel is at 2:34 am early
Tuesday morning.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop
Road and near the Tidal Basin, as well the Georgetown
Waterfront.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.



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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:37 PM EDT May. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 6 am EDT
Tuesday...

* locations... shoreline in the District of Columbia.

* Tidal departure... 1.5 to 2.0 feet above normal due to
freshwater.

* Timing... freshwater inundation will cause minor flooding near
times of high tide through tonight, and possibly into Tuesday.
The next high tide at Washington Channel is at 2:34 am early
Tuesday morning.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop
Road and near the Tidal Basin, as well the Georgetown
Waterfront.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.



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