Flood Warning
Areas affected:
Northampton, NC

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951 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Lower Roanoke River At Roanoke Rapids.
* At 8:45 AM Monday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast…The river will continue rising to near 9.4 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday morning.
* Impact…At 9.0 feet, Minor flood stage. Farmlands and timberlands
adjacent to the river in Roanoke Rapids flood.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.


FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Roanoke River
Roanoke Rapids 9 9.3 Mon 09 AM 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.3 8.6


&&

LAT…LON 3652 7765 3641 7751 3635 7750 3628 7759
3638 7761 3645 7765

$$

Beach Hazard Statement
Areas affected:
Accomack, VA; Northampton, VA

VAZ099-241615-
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/O.CON.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
Accomack-
401 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

…BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING…
…HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…

* LOCATION…Accomack county Virginia.

* TIMING…Today.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS…Very shallow flooding possible along the
Chesapeake Bay within an hour either side of high tide.

* RIP CURRENT RISK…High.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Beach Hazards Statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents…longshore currents…sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Caution
should be used when in or near the water.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore…which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards…beach patrol flags and
signs.

If you become caught in a rip current…relax and float. Don’t
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.

&&

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

SAXIS VA

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/12 PM 3.2 0.7 0.5 2
25/01 AM 3.4 0.9 0.7 1-2
25/01 PM 3.9 1.4 1.1 2
26/01 AM 3.8 1.3 1.1 1
26/02 PM 3.9 1.4 1.0 1

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/10 AM 2.8 0.8 1.1 2-3 NONE
24/10 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 2-3 NONE
25/11 AM 2.9 0.9 1.1 2 NONE
25/11 PM 2.8 0.8 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/11 AM 2.8 0.8 1.0 1 NONE
27/12 AM 2.6 0.6 0.9 1 NONE

CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.7 FT, MODERATE 2.2 FT, MAJOR 3.2 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/08 AM 3.5 0.7 0.7 1-2 NONE
24/08 PM 4.0 1.2 1.0 2 NONE
25/09 AM 4.0 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
25/09 PM 4.0 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
26/09 AM 4.1 1.3 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 3.8 1.0 0.8 1 NONE

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 2.0 FT, MODERATE 3.0 FT, MAJOR 3.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 5.8 1.3 1.2 1 NONE
24/09 PM 6.3 1.8 1.6 1 NONE
25/10 AM 6.1 1.6 1.4 1 NONE
25/10 PM 5.8 1.3 1.2 1 NONE
26/10 AM 5.8 1.3 1.0 1 NONE
26/11 PM 5.3 0.8 0.8 1 NONE

&&

$$

Rip Current Statement
Areas affected:
Accomack, VA; Northampton, VA

VAZ099-241615-
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/O.CON.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
Accomack-
401 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

…BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING…
…HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…

* LOCATION…Accomack county Virginia.

* TIMING…Today.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS…Very shallow flooding possible along the
Chesapeake Bay within an hour either side of high tide.

* RIP CURRENT RISK…High.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Beach Hazards Statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents…longshore currents…sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Caution
should be used when in or near the water.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore…which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards…beach patrol flags and
signs.

If you become caught in a rip current…relax and float. Don’t
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.

&&

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

SAXIS VA

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/12 PM 3.2 0.7 0.5 2
25/01 AM 3.4 0.9 0.7 1-2
25/01 PM 3.9 1.4 1.1 2
26/01 AM 3.8 1.3 1.1 1
26/02 PM 3.9 1.4 1.0 1

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/10 AM 2.8 0.8 1.1 2-3 NONE
24/10 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 2-3 NONE
25/11 AM 2.9 0.9 1.1 2 NONE
25/11 PM 2.8 0.8 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/11 AM 2.8 0.8 1.0 1 NONE
27/12 AM 2.6 0.6 0.9 1 NONE

CHINCOTEAGUE INLET VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.7 FT, MODERATE 2.2 FT, MAJOR 3.2 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/08 AM 3.5 0.7 0.7 1-2 NONE
24/08 PM 4.0 1.2 1.0 2 NONE
25/09 AM 4.0 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
25/09 PM 4.0 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
26/09 AM 4.1 1.3 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 3.8 1.0 0.8 1 NONE

WACHAPREAGUE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 6.5 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 2.0 FT, MODERATE 3.0 FT, MAJOR 3.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 5.8 1.3 1.2 1 NONE
24/09 PM 6.3 1.8 1.6 1 NONE
25/10 AM 6.1 1.6 1.4 1 NONE
25/10 PM 5.8 1.3 1.2 1 NONE
26/10 AM 5.8 1.3 1.0 1 NONE
26/11 PM 5.3 0.8 0.8 1 NONE

&&

$$

Rip Current Statement
Areas affected:
Accomack, VA; Northampton, VA

VAZ100-241615-
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/O.CON.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
Northampton-
401 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

…BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING…
…HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…

* LOCATION…Northampton county Virginia.

* TIMING…Today.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS…Very shallow flooding possible along the
Chesapeake Bay within an hour either side of high tide.

* RIP CURRENT RISK…High.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Beach Hazards Statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents…longshore currents…sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Caution
should be used when in or near the water.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore…which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards…beach patrol flags and
signs.

If you become caught in a rip current…relax and float. Don’t
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.

&&

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

OYSTER VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – N/A

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 6.4 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
24/09 PM 6.7 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
25/09 AM 6.6 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
25/10 PM 6.7 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
26/10 AM 6.6 N/A 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 6.2 N/A 0.8 1 NONE

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/10 AM 2.8 0.8 1.1 2-3 NONE
24/10 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 2-3 NONE
25/11 AM 2.9 0.9 1.1 2 NONE
25/11 PM 2.8 0.8 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/11 AM 2.8 0.8 1.0 1 NONE
27/12 AM 2.6 0.6 0.9 1 NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 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
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 4.2 1.0 1.0 2-3 NONE
24/09 PM 4.4 1.2 1.1 3 NONE
25/09 AM 4.2 1.2 1.1 2 NONE
25/10 PM 4.1 1.1 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/10 AM 4.2 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 3.9 0.9 0.9 1 NONE

&&

$$

Beach Hazard Statement
Areas affected:
Accomack, VA; Northampton, VA

VAZ100-241615-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0031.180924T0801Z-180924T1500Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-180925T0000Z/
Northampton-
401 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

…BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING…
…HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…

* LOCATION…Northampton county Virginia.

* TIMING…Today.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS…Very shallow flooding possible along the
Chesapeake Bay within an hour either side of high tide.

* RIP CURRENT RISK…High.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Beach Hazards Statement is issued when threats such as rip
currents…longshore currents…sneaker waves and other hazards
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Caution
should be used when in or near the water.

There is a high risk of rip currents.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore…which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as jetties and
piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards…beach patrol flags and
signs.

If you become caught in a rip current…relax and float. Don’t
swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following
the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or
wave for help.

&&

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

OYSTER VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 7.0 FT, MODERATE 7.5 FT, MAJOR 8.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – N/A

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 6.4 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
24/09 PM 6.7 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
25/09 AM 6.6 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
25/10 PM 6.7 N/A 1.2 1 NONE
26/10 AM 6.6 N/A 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 6.2 N/A 0.8 1 NONE

NASSAWADOX CREEK AT BAYFORD VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 3.0 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES – MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 1.5 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

TOTAL TOTAL DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME TIDE TIDE FROM NORM WAVES FLOOD
FT MLLW FT MHHW FT FT IMPACT
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/10 AM 2.8 0.8 1.1 2-3 NONE
24/10 PM 2.7 0.7 1.0 2-3 NONE
25/11 AM 2.9 0.9 1.1 2 NONE
25/11 PM 2.8 0.8 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/11 AM 2.8 0.8 1.0 1 NONE
27/12 AM 2.6 0.6 0.9 1 NONE

KIPTOPEKE VA
MLLW CATEGORIES – MINOR 4.5 FT, MODERATE 5.0 FT, MAJOR 5.5 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
——– ——— ——— ——— ——- ——–
24/09 AM 4.2 1.0 1.0 2-3 NONE
24/09 PM 4.4 1.2 1.1 3 NONE
25/09 AM 4.2 1.2 1.1 2 NONE
25/10 PM 4.1 1.1 1.1 1-2 NONE
26/10 AM 4.2 1.2 1.0 1 NONE
26/10 PM 3.9 0.9 0.9 1 NONE

&&

$$