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High Tide Bulletin: Spring 2017 (March - May)

13 March 2017, 1:38 pm

nuisance flooding in Alexandria, Virginia

The rising and falling of the sea is a phenomenon upon which we can always depend. Tides are the regular rise and fall of the sea surface caused by the gravitational pull of the moon and sun and their position relative to the earth.There are some factors that cause the tides to be higher than what is "normally" seen from day to day. This bulletin tells you when you may experience higher than normal high tides for the period of time between March and May 2017.

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Original article: High Tide Bulletin: Spring 2017 (March - May)