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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
833 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MAZ019-022-024-090700-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0004.160209T0300Z-160209T0700Z/
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
833 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...PLYMOUTH COUNTY COAST FROM HULL TO PLYMOUTH. NORTH AND EAST
  FACING SHORELINES OF CAPE COD. NORTH AND EAST COASTS OF NANTUCKET INCLUDING
  NANTUCKET HARBOR.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR WITH POCKETS OF MODERATE COASTAL
  FLOODING WILL OCCUR AROUND THE TIME OF THE HIGH TIDE NEAR
  MIDNIGHT. THERE IS ALSO A POSSIBILITY OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING
  DURING THE TUESDAY LATE MORNING/MIDDAY HIGH TIDE...ESPECIALLY ON
  NANTUCKET.

* TIMING...WITHIN A COUPLE OF HOURS OF THE HIGH TIDE AROUND MIDNIGHT OR
  BETWEEN 10 PM AND 2 AM.

* IMPACTS...SOME VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS WILL LIKELY BE
  FLOODED...PERHAPS UP TO A FOOT DEEP. IN A FEW SPOTS THIS COULD
  BE ADDITIONAL WATER ONTO WATER THAT HAS YET TO DRAIN FROM THE
  MONDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE. SHORELINES EXPOSED TO THE OPEN OCEAN
  WILL LIKELY EXPERIENCE CONSIDERABLE SPLASHOVER AND EROSION FROM
  LARGE LEFTOVER SWELLS. THE BEACH EROSION MAY BE SEVERE ALONG
  OUTER CAPE COD FROM TRURO TO CHATHAM AND THE EAST SIDE OF
  NANTUCKET...INCLUDING SIASCONSET.

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 THE 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.

SCITUATE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.8-12.3    08/11 PM    2.2/ 2.7     17    MINOR-MDT
   12.0-12.5    09/12 PM    1.3/ 1.8    8-10     MINOR
   10.7-11.2    10/12 AM    0.8/ 1.3    5-6       NONE
   11.0-11.5    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    3-4       NONE
   10.2-10.7    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
   10.4-10.9    11/01 PM   -0.5/ 0.0     2        NONE

SANDWICH / DENNIS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.7-12.2    08/11 PM    2.3/ 2.8   12-16   MINOR-MDT
   11.7-12.2    09/11 AM    1.2/ 1.7    3-4       NONE
   10.5-11.0    10/12 AM    0.8/ 1.3    2-3       NONE
   10.8-11.3    10/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7    1-2       NONE
   10.0-10.5    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE
   10.1-10.6    11/01 PM   -0.3/ 0.2     2        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.7-12.2    08/11 PM    1.7/ 2.2    4-6       NONE
   12.2-12.7    09/12 PM    1.0/ 1.5     1        NONE
   11.0-11.5    10/12 AM    0.6/ 1.1     2        NONE
   11.5-12.0    10/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     2        NONE
   10.8-11.3    11/01 AM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
   11.0-11.5    11/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    8.5- 9.0    09/12 AM    2.6/ 3.1   18-22     MINOR
    8.5- 9.0    09/12 PM    1.5/ 2.0    8-10      NONE
    7.2- 7.7    10/01 AM    0.9/ 1.4     6        NONE
    7.2- 7.7    10/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6     5        NONE
    6.5- 7.0    11/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     4        NONE
    6.7- 7.2    11/02 PM   -0.3/ 0.2     4        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.2- 5.7    09/12 AM    1.4/ 1.9    2-3       NONE
    4.9- 5.4    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7    1-2       NONE
    4.5- 5.0    10/01 AM    0.5/ 1.0    2-3       NONE
    4.7- 5.2    10/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE
    4.4- 4.9    11/01 AM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
    4.2- 4.7    11/02 PM   -0.3/ 0.2     3        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.9- 4.4    08/08 PM    1.9/ 2.3     3        NONE
    3.4- 3.9    09/09 AM    0.9/ 1.4     1        NONE
    2.7- 3.2    09/09 PM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
    3.0- 3.5    10/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
    2.3- 2.8    10/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
    2.1- 2.6    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     2        NONE

WINGS NECK

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.7- 6.2    08/09 PM    1.7/ 2.2    2-3       NONE
    5.6- 6.1    09/09 AM    0.8/ 1.3     1        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    09/10 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    10/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    10/11 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
    4.5- 5.0    11/11 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.7- 6.2    09/12 AM    2.5/ 3.0    2-5    MINOR-MDT
    5.2- 5.7    09/12 PM    1.6/ 2.0     3       MINOR
    4.2- 4.7    10/01 AM    1.0/ 1.5     3        NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5    2-3       NONE
    3.4- 3.9    11/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    11/02 PM   -0.6/-0.1    3-4       NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.9- 6.4    09/12 AM    2.6/ 3.1   16-23    MODERATE
    5.2- 5.7    09/12 PM    1.6/ 2.0    7-11     MINOR
    4.4- 4.9    10/01 AM    1.0/ 1.5    5-6       NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6     6        NONE
    3.5- 4.0    11/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     5        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    11/02 PM   -0.6/-0.1     6        NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.0- 4.5    09/12 AM    1.6/ 2.0    6-7       NONE
    3.1- 3.6    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.8    4-5       NONE
    3.1- 3.6    10/01 AM    0.5/ 1.0    3-5       NONE
    2.7- 3.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     6        NONE
    2.6- 3.1    11/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5    4-5       NONE
    2.2- 2.7    11/02 PM   -0.5/ 0.0     6        NONE

$$

MAZ007-015-016-090700-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.S.0002.160209T0300Z-160209T0700Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
833 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF
HIGH TIDE TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...SALISBURY TO BOSTON

* COASTAL FLOODING...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING.

* TIMING...WITHIN AN HOUR OR TWO OF THE HIGH TIDE WHICH OCCURS
  AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WATER MAY RISE UP TO OR SPLASHOVER ONTO A FEW
  VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS. ANY ROAD CLOSURES SHOULD BE VERY BRIEF.

&&

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
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    9.8-10.3    09/12 AM    1.5/ 2.0   10-12      NONE
   10.5-11.0    09/12 PM    1.0/ 1.5    8-9       NONE
    9.1- 9.6    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE
    9.5-10.0    10/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    3-4       NONE
    9.0- 9.5    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
    9.1- 9.6    11/02 PM   -0.5/ 0.0     2        NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    10.7-11.2    08/11 PM    1.6/ 2.0   13-15      NONE
   11.3-11.8    09/11 AM    1.0/ 1.5    9-11     MINOR
   10.0-10.5    10/12 AM    0.5/ 1.0    5-6       NONE
   10.7-11.2    10/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE
   10.0-10.5    11/01 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE
   10.3-10.8    11/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE

REVERE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.9-12.4    08/11 PM    2.0/ 2.5    9-11     MINOR
   12.0-12.5    09/12 PM    1.0/ 1.5    7-8       NONE
   10.8-11.3    10/12 AM    0.5/ 1.0    4-5       NONE
   11.3-11.8    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    3-4       NONE
   10.6-11.1    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
   10.9-11.4    11/01 PM   -0.3/ 0.2     1        NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.3-12.8    08/11 PM    2.1/ 2.6     2       MINOR
   12.8-13.3    09/12 PM    1.3/ 1.8     1       MINOR
   11.1-11.6    10/12 AM    0.5/ 1.0     2        NONE
   11.7-12.2    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
   10.8-11.3    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE
   11.1-11.6    11/01 PM   -0.5/ 0.0     1        NONE

$$

MAZ020-RIZ002-004-006-007-090245-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.S.0001.000000T0000Z-160209T0200Z/
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-EASTERN KENT RI-WASHINGTON RI-
NEWPORT RI-
833 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...ANY ISOLATED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING SHOULD RECEDE BY 9 PM...

* LOCATION...VULNERABLE RHODE ISLAND SHORELINE AS WELL AS THE BRISTOL COUNTY
  MASSACHUSETTS SHORELINE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...ANY POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING SHOULD
  RECEDE BY 9 PM. THE WATER ROSE TO JUST UNDER FLOOD STAGE AT NEW
  BEDFORD BUT WAS RECEDING AS OF 830 PM.

* TIMING...UNTIL 9 PM.

* IMPACTS...A SWELL MOVING ONTO THE SOUTH COAST WILL BE ENOUGH TO
  CAUSE VERY ISOLATED SPLASHOVER ALONG THE RHODE ISLAND AND
  MASSACHUSETTS SOUTH COAST FROM POINT JUDITH TO...INCLUDING THE
  NEWPORT SOUTH FACING BEACHES.

&&

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

NARRAGANSETT BAY - FOX POINT

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.4- 6.9    08/08 PM    1.2/ 1.7     1        NONE
    6.8- 7.3    09/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     1        NONE
    5.7- 6.2    09/09 PM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    6.2- 6.8    10/09 AM    0.6/ 1.1     1        NONE
    5.7- 6.2    10/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     1        NONE

NARRAGANSETT BAY - CONIMICUT POINT

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.0- 6.5    08/08 PM    1.2/ 1.7     2        NONE
    6.4- 6.9    09/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     1        NONE
    5.4- 5.9    09/09 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    5.9- 6.4    10/09 AM    0.6/ 1.1     1        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    10/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     1        NONE

POINT JUDITH

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.9- 5.4    08/08 PM    1.5/ 2.0    6-7       NONE
    4.7- 5.2    09/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6    5-6       NONE
    4.0- 4.5    09/08 PM    0.5/ 1.0    4-5       NONE
    4.2- 4.7    10/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0    5-6       NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/09 PM    0.2/ 0.7     5        NONE
    3.1- 3.6    11/10 AM   -0.5/ 0.0    4-5       NONE

WESTERLY

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.4- 4.9    08/08 PM    1.5/ 2.0     5        NONE
    4.2- 4.7    09/09 AM    1.0/ 1.5     4        NONE
    3.5- 4.0    09/09 PM    0.4/ 0.9    3-4       NONE
    3.6- 4.1    10/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9     4        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    10/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6    3-4       NONE
    2.7- 3.2    11/10 AM   -0.5/ 0.0    2-3       NONE

NEWPORT HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.5- 6.0    08/08 PM    1.5/ 2.0    2-3       NONE
    5.4- 5.9    09/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     1        NONE
    4.5- 5.0    09/08 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    4.9- 5.4    10/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
    4.4- 4.9    10/09 PM    0.2/ 0.7    1-2       NONE
    3.9- 4.4    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2    1-2       NONE

WESTPORT

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.2- 5.7    08/08 PM    1.5/ 2.0     5        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    09/08 AM    1.0/ 1.5    3-4       NONE
    4.5- 5.0    09/08 PM    0.5/ 1.0     3        NONE
    4.7- 5.2    10/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0    4-5       NONE
    4.2- 4.7    10/09 PM    0.2/ 0.7    4-5       NONE
    3.7- 4.2    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     4        NONE

FALL RIVER

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.2- 6.8    08/08 PM    1.2/ 1.7     1        NONE
    6.7- 7.2    09/08 AM    1.2/ 1.7     1        NONE
    5.6- 6.1    09/09 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    6.1- 6.6    10/09 AM    0.6/ 1.1     1        NONE
    5.6- 6.1    10/10 PM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    11/10 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE

NEW BEDFORD - OUTSIDE HURRICANE BARRIER

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.6- 6.1    08/08 PM    1.5/ 2.0     3        NONE
    5.5- 6.0    09/08 AM    1.0/ 1.5    1-2       NONE
    4.6- 5.1    09/09 PM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    5.0- 5.5    10/09 AM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
    4.6- 5.1    10/09 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE
    4.0- 4.5    11/10 AM   -0.3/ 0.2     2        NONE

$$

$$

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