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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1114 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

MAZ007-015-016-019-022-024-091800-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.Y.0005.160209T1614Z-160209T1800Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
1114 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...ENTIRE EAST COAST OF MASSACHUSETTS FROM THE NEW HAMPSHIRE BORDER
  SOUTH TO NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...DESPITE WATER LEVELS JUST FALLING SHORT OF FLOOD STAGE
  WAVE ACTION ON TOP OF THE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS WILL RESULT IN MINOR
  COASTAL FLOODING LATE THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON ALONG THE ENTIRE
  EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE.

* TIMING...THROUGH 1 PM.

* IMPACTS...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 ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

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 ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

&&

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

NEWBURYPORT

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    9.5-10.0    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     8        MINOR
    8.9- 9.4    10/12 AM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE
    9.5-10.0    10/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    3-4       NONE
    8.8- 9.3    11/01 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     2        NONE
    8.9- 9.4    11/02 PM   -0.7/-0.2     2        NONE
    8.2- 8.7    12/02 AM   -1.1/-0.7     3        NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    10.6-11.1    09/11 AM    0.2/ 0.8    9-11     MINOR
    9.9-10.4    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9     5        NONE
   10.6-11.1    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    4-5       NONE
    9.8-10.3    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
   10.2-10.7    11/01 PM   -0.3/ 0.2     3        NONE
    9.2- 9.7    12/01 AM   -1.1/-0.6     3        NONE

REVERE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.1-11.6    09/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     7       MINOR
   10.7-11.2    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9     4        NONE
   11.2-11.7    10/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE
   10.4-10.9    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE
   10.7-11.2    11/01 PM   -0.6/-0.1     2        NONE
    9.9-10.4    12/02 AM   -1.0/-0.5     3        NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.5-12.0    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     1       MINOR
   10.9-11.4    10/12 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
   11.5-12.0    10/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE
   10.7-11.2    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE
   11.0-11.5    11/01 PM   -0.6/-0.1    1-2       NONE
   10.1-10.6    12/02 AM   -1.1/-0.6     2        NONE

SCITUATE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    10.7-11.2    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    8-11     MINOR
   10.2-10.7    10/12 AM    0.2/ 0.8    4-5       NONE
   10.8-11.3    10/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    3-4       NONE
   10.1-10.6    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE
   10.3-10.8    11/01 PM   -0.6/-0.1    2-3       NONE
    9.6-10.1    12/02 AM   -1.1/-0.6     3        NONE

SANDWICH / DENNIS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    10.8-11.3    09/11 AM    0.2/ 0.8    3-4      MINOR
   10.1-10.6    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
   10.7-11.2    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE
    9.8-10.3    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    1-2       NONE
   10.0-10.5    11/01 PM   -0.5/ 0.0    2-3       NONE
    9.3- 9.8    12/02 AM   -0.9/-0.4     4        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.4-11.9    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
   10.8-11.3    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
   11.4-11.9    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE
   10.6-11.1    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
   11.0-11.5    11/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    3-4       NONE
   10.2-10.7    12/02 AM   -0.8/-0.2     4        NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    7.2- 7.7    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7    8-9       NONE
    6.7- 7.2    10/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-6       NONE
    7.2- 7.7    10/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6     4        NONE
    6.4- 6.9    11/02 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     4        NONE
    6.6- 7.1    11/02 PM   -0.5/ 0.0     4        NONE
    6.0- 6.5    12/02 AM   -0.9/-0.4     5        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.9- 5.4    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     2        NONE
    4.4- 4.9    10/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE
    4.2- 4.7    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3    2-3       NONE
    4.0- 4.5    11/02 PM   -0.7/-0.2     3        NONE
    3.4- 3.9    12/02 AM   -1.1/-0.6     3        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.2- 3.7    09/09 AM    0.7/ 1.1     1        NONE
    2.6- 3.1    09/09 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    2.7- 3.2    10/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    2.2- 2.7    10/10 PM    0.0/ 0.5    1-2       NONE
    2.2- 2.7    11/10 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE
    1.1- 1.6    11/11 PM   -1.3/-0.8     3        NONE

WINGS NECK

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.6- 6.1    09/09 AM    0.8/ 1.3     1        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    09/10 PM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    5.1- 5.6    10/10 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    4.5- 5.0    10/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE
    4.5- 5.0    11/11 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE
    3.4- 3.9    11/11 PM   -1.3/-0.8     3        NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.9- 4.4    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     3        MINOR
    3.6- 4.1    10/01 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
    3.1- 3.6    11/02 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     3        NONE
    3.1- 3.6    11/02 PM   -0.7/-0.2    3-4       NONE
    2.6- 3.1    12/02 AM   -1.0/-0.5     3        NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.9- 4.4    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7    7-11      MINOR
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9     5        NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     5        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    11/02 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     5        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    11/02 PM   -0.6/-0.1     5        NONE
    2.7- 3.2    12/02 AM   -0.8/-0.2     5        NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.0- 3.5    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE
    3.0- 3.5    10/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9    3-5       NONE
    2.7- 3.2    10/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     6        NONE
    2.3- 2.8    11/02 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     5        NONE
    2.1- 2.6    11/02 PM   -0.7/-0.2    5-6       NONE
    1.7- 2.2    12/02 AM   -1.1/-0.6     5        NONE

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