• Coastal Flood Advisory

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    WAZ517-192300- /O.NEW.KSEW.CF.Y.0003.190119T1800Z-190119T2300Z/ Central Coast- 935 AM PST Sat Jan 19 2019 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE CENTRAL WASHINGTON COAST... The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for the Central Washington Coastline, which is in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon. * COASTAL FLOODING...The combination of high astronomical tides, tidal anomalies due to a passing storm system, residual southwesterly winds, and large breaking waves will produce some minor coastal flooding around the * SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Ocean Shores, other low lying beach communities of Grays Harbor County. * TIMING...Through 3 PM PDT. * TIDE INFO...High tide will peak between 10 AM and 1 PM PDT this afternoon. Some residual minor flooding may last a couple hours longer, depending on the exact location. * IMPACTS...Large waves up to 15 feet breaking along beaches may run farther inland, possibly carrying debris like logs. Beach erosion is possible. 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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