Legend storm surge

 
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Criteria

No significant problems are expected due to high tides or storm surge.

Does not apply

High tides are expected. Piers can be flooded mainly with combination of high waves. Walking on the piers, quays and dikes is not without danger. Be careful.

TAW 5,60 to 6,20 m in Ostende
or
TAW 6,60 to 7,20 m in Antwerp

Very high tides are expected which can cause damage on marine constructions or local flooding. Walking on the piers, quays and dikes is strongly inadvisable. Be careful and follow the instructions of the responsible authority.

TAW 6,21 to 6,50 m in Ostende
or
TAW 7,21 to 7,50 m in Antwerp

Exceptionally high tides are expected which can cause widespread floods. Bring yourself, others and, if possible, your personal belongings to safety and follow the instructions of the responsible authority.

TAW > 6,5 m in Ostende
or >7,5 m in Antwerp

 

   

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