Residents and businesses along coastal areas should be alert for rising water and take appropriate actions. The City of Alexandria is monitoring weather conditions and will respond appropriately as conditions warrant.
The flood warning reads as follows:
…COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
THE COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
* TIDAL ANOMALY…2.0 TO 2.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.
* TIMING…NEAR TIMES OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.
* EXPECTED IMPACTS…MODERATE SHORELINE INUNDATION.
THE NEXT TWO HIGH TIDES AT ALEXANDRIA ARE 955 AM AND 930 PM.
Instructions: 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.