Coastal Flood Warning Issued By The National Weather Service Affecting Anne Arundel

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a coastal flood warning for Anne Arundel starting on 9/25/2018 2:34:00 AM. NWS estimates this event is ‘likely’ to happen and the event is categorized as ‘severe.’

The best action to take according to NWS is to avoid the area. A Coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or imminent. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water, and take appropriate action to protect life and property.

Original Alert From NWS

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has issued a Coastal Flood Warning, which is in effect until 8 AM EDT Wednesday. The Coastal Flood Advisory is no longer in effect. The Coastal Flood Watch is no longer in effect.

  • LOCATIONS: Shoreline in Anne Arundel County.
  • TIDAL DEPARTURE: Around 2 feet above normal.
  • TIMING: Around the time of high tide. High tide at Annapolis
    is at 5:56 AM and 6:29 PM today.
  • IMPACTS: Water is expected to come up through storm drains,
    approaching businesses on Dock Street in Annapolis. Water is
    expected to approach the Maritime Museum and begin to cover
    Bowyer Road at the Naval Academy. Shoreline inundation up to
    one foot above ground is likely in other low lying areas.