Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
935 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR EAST-FACING SHORES...

.STRONG EAST AND SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING
THE DAY SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING AN
INCREASE IN TIDE LEVELS THAT MAY RESULT IN MINOR COASTAL FLOODING
OF LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE COAST...PARTICULARLY AT THE
ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE SATURDAY NIGHT.

LAZ062-064-069-070-MSZ080-212345-
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ORLEANS-UPPER ST. BERNARD-LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-
HANCOCK-
935 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO
6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* COASTAL FLOODING...ALONG EAST FACING SHORES FROM BAY OF ST
  LOUIS MISSISSIPPI TO THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...
  INCLUDING LAKE BORGNE...THE RIGOLETS AND CHEF MENTEUR PASS.

* TIMING...DURING THE DAILY HIGH TIDE TO OCCUR SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TIDES 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL WHICH MAY RESULT IN
  MINOR FLOODING OF ACCESS AREAS NEAR THE COAST OUTSIDE THE
  HURRICANE LEVEE PROTECTION SYSTEM.

.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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