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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
337 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

MAZ007-015-016-019-241600-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.W.0001.170124T1000Z-170124T1600Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
337 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST FROM THE NEW HAMPSHIRE
  BORDER TO PLYMOUTH COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...3 TO 4 FEET.

* TIMING...5 AM TO 11 AM TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING WITH POCKETS
  OF MODERATE FLOODING LIKELY...ESPECIALLY NEAR NEWBURYPORT...
  PLUM ISLAND AND SCITUATE.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING PRODUCES WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF
VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE HEIGHT OF THE
STORM TIDE AND/OR WAVE ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES ARE NEEDED.
LIVES MAY BE AT RISK FOR PEOPLE WHO PUT THEMSELVES IN HARMS WAY.
ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE MAY BE POSSIBLE.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

NEWBURYPORT

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.2-11.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   18-22    MODERATE    21-27
     7.8- 8.3    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4   10-13      NONE      12-15
     8.5- 9.0    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    6-7       NONE       7-9
     7.2- 7.7    25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6    4-5       NONE       5-6
     8.3- 8.8    26/10 AM    0.0/ 0.5    2-3       NONE       3-4
     7.1- 7.6    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE        3
:

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.0-12.5    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   19-25   MINOR-MDT    20-27
     8.9- 9.4    24/09 PM    1.1/ 1.6   11-13      NONE      12-14
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    6-8       NONE       7-9
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7    4-5       NONE       5-6
     9.4- 9.9    26/10 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-4       NONE       3-4
     8.2- 8.7    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     3        NONE        3
:

REVERE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   14-18     MINOR      15-21
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    8-9       NONE       9-10
     9.8-10.3    25/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0    5-6       NONE       6-7
     8.7- 9.2    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.8    3-4       NONE        4
     9.9-10.4    26/10 AM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE       2-3
     8.6- 9.1    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE       2-3
:

BOSTON HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.5-13.0    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7     2       MINOR        2
     9.2- 9.7    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4     2        NONE        2
    10.0-10.5    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9     2        NONE        2
     8.8- 9.3    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE        1
    10.0-10.5    26/10 AM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE        1
     8.8- 9.3    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    1-2       NONE       1-2
:

SCITUATE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   15-21    MODERATE    17-24
     9.1- 9.6    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    9-10      NONE      10-11
     9.6-10.1    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    6-7       NONE       6-8
     8.3- 8.8    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7    3-4       NONE       4-5
     9.5-10.0    26/10 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE       2-3
     8.1- 8.6    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    2-3       NONE       2-3


$$

MAZ022-024-241645-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.W.0001.170124T1100Z-170124T1700Z/
BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
337 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

* LOCATION...CAPE COD AND NANTUCKET.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...3 TO 4 FEET.

* TIMING...6 AM TO NOON.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING WITH POCKETS
  OF MODERATE FLOODING LIKELY.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY ON EAST
  FACING SHORELINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING PRODUCES WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF
VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE HEIGHT OF THE
STORM TIDE AND/OR WAVE ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES ARE NEEDED.
LIVES MAY BE AT RISK FOR PEOPLE WHO PUT THEMSELVES IN HARMS WAY.
ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE MAY BE POSSIBLE.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

SANDWICH / DENNIS

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.3-12.8    24/08 AM    3.2/ 3.7    5-8      MINOR       7-11
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.3/ 1.8    3-5       NONE       4-5
     9.9-10.4    25/09 AM    0.6/ 1.1    3-5       NONE       4-6
     8.6- 9.1    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.8    2-3       NONE       2-3
     9.7-10.2    26/10 AM    0.1/ 0.6    1-2       NONE       1-2
     8.5- 9.0    26/10 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE       2-4
:

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    3-6      MINOR       4-6
     9.8-10.3    24/09 PM    1.3/ 1.8     1        NONE       1-2
    10.3-10.8    25/09 AM    0.6/ 1.1    3-5       NONE       3-4
     9.1- 9.6    25/10 PM    0.4/ 0.9     2        NONE       2-3
    10.2-10.7    26/10 AM    0.2/ 0.7    1-4       NONE       1-4
     9.0- 9.5    26/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5    3-4       NONE       3-4
:

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     8.2- 8.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2   13-22     MINOR      14-23
     5.5- 6.0    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    7-8       NONE       8-9
     5.9- 6.4    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9     7        NONE       8-9
     4.7- 5.2    25/11 PM    0.2/ 0.7    4-5       NONE       5-6
     5.7- 6.2    26/11 AM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE        4
     4.5- 5.0    27/12 AM   -0.2/ 0.3    3-4       NONE       5-6
:

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     6.2- 6.7    24/10 AM    2.6/ 3.1    2-3       NONE       3-6
     3.9- 4.4    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    1-2       NONE        2
     4.0- 4.5    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    3-4       NONE       2-3
     3.1- 3.6    25/11 PM    0.2/ 0.7     2        NONE        2
     3.9- 4.4    26/11 AM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE       2-3
     2.7- 3.2    27/12 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE        3
:

NANTUCKET HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     5.9- 6.4    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    3-4    MINOR-MDT     3-4
     3.2- 3.7    24/10 PM    0.9/ 1.4     2        NONE        2
     3.6- 4.1    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    3-4       NONE       3-4
     2.5- 3.0    25/11 PM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE       2-3
     3.2- 3.7    26/11 AM    0.0/ 0.5    2-3       NONE       2-3
     2.2- 2.7    27/12 AM   -0.3/ 0.2    3-4       NONE       3-4
:

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     6.4- 6.9    24/09 AM    2.8/ 3.4    9-12    MODERATE    11-15
     3.7- 4.2    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    6-7       NONE       7-8
     4.0- 4.5    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    6-7       NONE        7
     3.0- 3.5    25/11 PM    0.1/ 0.6    4-5       NONE        5
     3.6- 4.1    26/11 AM    0.0/ 0.5    3-4       NONE        4
     2.7- 3.2    27/12 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    5-6       NONE       6-7
:

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.7- 5.2    24/09 AM    2.3/ 2.8    6-8       NONE       6-8
     2.7- 3.2    24/10 PM    0.8/ 1.3     6        NONE        6
     2.7- 3.2    25/10 AM    0.2/ 0.8     4        NONE        4
     2.0- 2.5    25/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5    4-5       NONE       4-5
     2.3- 2.8    26/11 AM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE        3
     1.9- 2.3    26/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    5-7       NONE       5-7


$$

MAZ023-241645-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0002.170124T1100Z-170124T1700Z/
DUKES MA-
337 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
TODAY...

* LOCATION...MARTHAS VINEYARD.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...2 TO 3 FEET.

* TIMING...6 AM TO NOON.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY ON EAST
  FACING SHORELINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF
THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE
HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE SPLASHOVER. THE MAJORITY OF ROADS
REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES. THERE IS NO
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO LIFE...AND IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

VINEYARD HAVEN

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.2- 4.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    1-3       NONE       2-4
     2.2- 2.7    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4     1        NONE       1-2
     1.9- 2.3    25/10 AM    0.2/ 0.8    2-3       NONE       2-3
     1.4- 1.9    25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE        1
     1.8- 2.2    26/11 AM    0.1/ 0.6    1-3       NONE      1-3

$$

RIZ006-007-241200-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170124T1200Z/
WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
337 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...SOUTH COAST RHODE ISLAND FROM WESTERLY TO NEWPORT.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...2 TO 3 FEET.

* TIMING...3 AM TO 7 AM.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...AREAS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF
THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE
HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE SPLASHOVER. THE MAJORITY OF ROADS
REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES. THERE IS NO
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO LIFE...AND IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

NEWPORT HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     5.2- 5.7    24/05 AM    2.1/ 2.6     3        NONE        3
     3.9- 4.4    24/06 PM    1.1/ 1.6    1-2       NONE       1-2
     3.7- 4.2    25/06 AM    0.2/ 0.8    2-3       NONE       2-3
     3.2- 3.7    25/06 PM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE        1
     3.7- 4.2    26/07 AM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE        1
     3.0- 3.5    26/07 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    2-3       NONE       2-3
:

NEWPORT SOUTH COAST BEACHES

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     5.2- 5.7    24/05 AM    2.6/ 3.1   10-15     MINOR      11-17
     3.5- 4.0    24/05 PM    1.1/ 1.6     6        NONE        7
     3.2- 3.7    25/06 AM    0.2/ 0.8    4-6       NONE       4-7
     2.8- 3.4    25/06 PM    0.2/ 0.8    3-4       NONE       4-5
     3.2- 3.7    26/06 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE        3
     2.6- 3.1    26/07 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    4-5       NONE       5-6

POINT JUDITH

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     5.5- 6.0    24/05 AM    2.7/ 3.2   11-17      NONE      11-17
     3.5- 4.0    24/06 PM    1.1/ 1.6     7        NONE        7
     3.2- 3.7    25/06 AM    0.2/ 0.8    4-6       NONE       4-6
     2.8- 3.4    25/06 PM    0.2/ 0.8     4        NONE        4
     3.2- 3.7    26/07 AM    0.2/ 0.7     3        NONE        3
     2.5- 3.0    26/07 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    4-5       NONE       4-5
:

WESTERLY

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     5.2- 5.7    24/06 AM    3.0/ 3.5    9-15     MINOR      10-16
     2.7- 3.2    24/07 PM    0.9/ 1.4     5        NONE        6
     2.6- 3.1    25/07 AM    0.2/ 0.7    3-4       NONE       4-6
     2.2- 2.7    25/07 PM    0.2/ 0.7     3        NONE       3-4


$$



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