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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
400 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ007-015-016-019-231700-
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EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
400 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EST THIS EVENING. A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET THIS EVENING. AS MUCH AS 3 TO 4 FEET
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...WITHIN A FEW HOURS OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...POCKETS OF MINOR FLOODING THIS EVENING.
  WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING TUESDAY MORNING WITH POCKETS OF
  MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE.

* 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.

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR MODERATE OR MAJOR COASTAL
FLOODING. 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/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     8.5- 9.0    23/08 AM    0.7/ 1.1     8        NONE        8
     9.3- 9.8    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   10-12      NONE      11-14
    11.2-11.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   16-20    MODERATE    20-26
     7.8- 8.3    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4    9-11      NONE      11-13
     8.4- 8.9    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.7    5-6       NONE       6-8
     7.1- 7.6    25/10 PM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE        4
:

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.5-10.0    23/08 AM    0.9/ 1.4    8-9       NONE        9
    10.1-10.6    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-15      NONE      12-15
    12.0-12.5    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   18-24   MINOR-MDT    19-25
     8.9- 9.4    24/09 PM    1.1/ 1.6   10-11      NONE      11-13
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-7       NONE       6-8
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE        4
:

REVERE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.9-10.4    23/08 AM    1.2/ 1.7    7-8       NONE        8
    10.3-10.8    23/09 PM    2.5/ 3.0   10-13      NONE      11-14
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   12-17     MINOR      15-20
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    7-8       NONE       8-10
     9.7-10.2    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE       4-6
     8.6- 9.1    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE        3
:

BOSTON HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.1-10.6    23/08 AM    1.0/ 1.5     2        NONE        2
    10.5-11.0    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8     2        NONE        2
    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
     9.9-10.4    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE       1-2
     8.8- 9.3    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE        1
:

SCITUATE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.9-10.4    23/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     8        NONE        9
    10.2-10.7    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-13      NONE      12-15
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   15-20    MODERATE    16-23
     9.1- 9.6    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    9-10      NONE      10-11
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    5-6       NONE       5-7
     8.2-8.7     25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE       3-4

$$

MAZ022>024-231700-
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BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
400 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TO 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TO 11 PM EST THIS EVENING. A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT TUESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION...CAPE COD...MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET THIS EVENING. AS MUCH AS 3 TO 4
  FEET TUESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...WITHIN A FEW HOURS OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...POCKETS OF MINOR FLOODING THIS EVENING.
  WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING TUESDAY MORNING WITH POCKETS OF
  MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE.

* 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.

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR MODERATE OR MAJOR COASTAL
FLOODING. 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/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.9-10.4    23/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     5        NONE       5-6
    10.2-10.7    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8    6-8       NONE       7-8
    12.3-12.8    24/08 AM    3.2/ 3.7    5-9      MINOR       7-10
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.3/ 1.8    3-5       NONE       4-6
     9.8-10.3    25/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0    2-4       NONE       3-5
     8.5- 9.0    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE       1-2
:

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.0-10.5    23/08 AM    0.7/ 1.1    4-5       NONE       4-5
    10.2-10.7    23/08 PM    1.9/ 2.3     6        NONE        6
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    4-5      MINOR       4-5
     9.8-10.3    24/09 PM    1.3/ 1.8     4        NONE        3
    10.2-10.7    25/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0    3-4       NONE        3
     9.0- 9.5    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.8     2        NONE        2
:

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     6.4- 6.9    23/09 AM    1.1/ 1.6    9-10      NONE      10-11
     7.3- 7.8    23/09 PM    2.7/ 3.2   13-18      NONE      14-20
     8.2- 8.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2   15-22     MINOR      17-24
     5.5- 6.0    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    8-9       NONE       9-11
     5.9- 6.4    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-8       NONE       7-9
     4.7- 5.2    25/11 PM    0.1/ 0.6     4        NONE       5-6
:

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.7- 5.2    23/09 AM    1.2/ 1.7     3        NONE       3-4
     5.2- 5.7    23/09 PM    2.3/ 2.8     3        NONE       5-6
     6.2- 6.7    24/10 AM    2.6/ 3.1    3-5       NONE       4-6
     3.9- 4.4    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    3-4       NONE        3
     4.0- 4.5    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9     3        NONE       2-3
     3.0- 3.5    25/11 PM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE        2
:

NANTUCKET HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.2- 4.7    23/09 AM    1.2/ 1.7     5       MINOR        5
     4.7- 5.2    23/09 PM    2.2/ 2.7    5-6      MINOR       5-6
     5.9- 6.4    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    4-5    MINOR-MDT     4-5
     3.2- 3.7    24/10 PM    0.9/ 1.4    3-4       NONE       3-4
     3.6- 4.1    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    3-4       NONE       3-4
     2.3- 2.8    25/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5    2-3       NONE       2-3
:

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.7- 5.2    23/09 AM    1.3/ 1.8     9        NONE        10
     5.6- 6.1    23/09 PM    2.7/ 3.2   10-11   MINOR-MDT    12-14
     6.4- 6.9    24/09 AM    2.8/ 3.4   11-12    MODERATE    12-15
     3.7- 4.2    24/10 PM    1.0/ 1.5    7-8       NONE       8-9
     4.0- 4.5    25/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-7       NONE       6-8
     2.8- 3.4    25/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5    4-5       NONE       4-5
:

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     3.4- 3.9    23/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6    3-4       NONE       3-4
     4.2- 4.7    23/09 PM    2.2/ 2.7    6-9       NONE       6-9
     4.7- 5.2    24/09 AM    2.3/ 2.8    6-9       NONE       6-9
     2.7- 3.2    24/10 PM    0.8/ 1.3    4-6       NONE       4-6
     2.7- 3.2    25/10 AM    0.2/ 0.8    4-5       NONE       4-5
     2.0- 2.5    25/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5    3-4       NONE       3-4
:

VINEYARD HAVEN

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     3.2- 3.7    23/09 AM    1.7/ 2.2    3-4       NONE       4-5
     4.2- 4.7    23/09 PM    3.1/ 3.6     6        NONE        6
     4.2- 4.7    24/09 AM    2.7/ 3.2    4-5       NONE       3-5
     2.2- 2.7    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4    1-2       NONE        2
     1.9- 2.3    25/10 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE       1-2
     1.4- 1.9    25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE        1
:

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     2.8- 3.4    23/05 AM    1.0/ 1.5    2-3       NONE       2-3
     4.0- 4.5    23/05 PM    2.3/ 2.8     3        NONE        3
     4.0- 4.5    24/06 AM    2.0/ 2.5     3        NONE        3
     2.8- 3.4    24/06 PM    1.2/ 1.7     1        NONE        1
     2.2- 2.7    25/07 AM    0.2/ 0.7    1-2       NONE       1-2
     2.1- 2.6    25/07 PM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE        1
:

WINGS NECK

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     4.0- 4.5    23/04 AM    0.6/ 1.1     3        NONE        3
     4.7- 5.2    23/05 PM    1.7/ 2.2     3        NONE        3
     5.4- 5.9    24/05 AM    1.7/ 2.2    1-3       NONE       1-3
     4.5- 5.0    24/06 PM    1.4/ 1.9    1-2       NONE       1-2
     4.2- 4.7    25/06 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE       1-2
     3.7- 4.2    25/06 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE        1

$$

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