Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
245 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SPLASH-OVER AND MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED AROUND THE
TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING...

.A STORM WILL BRING STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WINDS THIS MORNING.
THIS WILL RESULT IN 1.5 TO 2 FEET OF STORM SURGE IN MOST AREAS.
WHILE TIDES REMAIN ASTRONOMICALLY LOW, NEARSHORE WAVES OF AROUND
20 FEET WILL LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING AND SPLASHOVER AROUND THE
TIME OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE IN PORTLAND, MAINE AND HAMPTON, NEW
HAMPSHIRE IS AROUND 830 AM.

MINOR FLOODING MAY OCCUR IN LOW LYING STREETS SURROUNDING THE
BACKBAY AREA IN HAMPTON. SPLASH-OVER IS EXPECTED, WHICH MAY LEAD
TO MINOR FLOODING ESPECIALLY ALONG VULNERABLE NORTHEAST FACING
BEACHES IN YORK COUNTY SUCH AS YORK BEACH, WELLS BEACH AND CAMP
ELLIS BEACH. FURTHER NORTH AND EAST ALONG THE COAST OF MAINE,
SOME SPLASH-OVER IS POSSIBLE.

MEZ023-241500-
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COASTAL YORK-
245 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...COASTAL YORK COUNTY MAINE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...SPLASHOVER AND MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED.

* TIMING...NEAR THE TIME OF THE MID MORNING HIGH TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE SPLASH-OVER NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

&&

$$

NHZ014-241500-
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COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
245 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 AM
EST THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION...NEW HAMPSHIRE SEACOAST.

* COASTAL FLOODING...SPLASH-OVER AND MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF THE MID MORNING HIGH TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

MEZ025>028-241500-
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SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
245 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SOME SPLASH-OVER POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE...

* LOCATION...THE MIDCOAST REGION OF COASTAL MAINE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...SOME SPLASHOVER IS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...NEAR THE TIME OF THE MID MORNING HIGH TIDE.

$$

MEZ024-241500-
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COASTAL CUMBERLAND-
245 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SOME SPLASH-OVER POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE...

* LOCATION...COASTAL CUMBERLAND COUNTY, MAINE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...SOME SPLASHOVER IS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...NEAR THE TIME OF THE MID MORNING HIGH TIDE.

$$
JC



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