Coastal Flood Advisory issued for Bowleys Quarters area

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for the Baltimore area.

The flood advisory will be in effect from 7 p.m. on Saturday evening until 1 a.m. on Sunday.

Locations affected include the shoreline in southern Baltimore County and the city of Baltimore.

Tidal departure is expected to be around 1.5 feet above normal.

The next high tide at Fort McHenry will be at 9:39 p.m. The next high tide at Bowley Bar will be at 10:54 p.m.

Flooding is expected at the end of Thames street in Baltimore. Water also is expected to cover the promenade at The Dragon boat dock in the Inner Harbor. Minor flooding is also expected in the Bowleys Quarters area, and minor shoreline inundation up to one foot above ground is possible elsewhere.

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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