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000 WHUS41 KBOX 230253 CFWBOX COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 1053 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014 ...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION LIKELY DURING THE HIGH TIDE CYCLES LATE TONIGHT AND AGAIN MIDDAY THURSDAY... MAZ007-019-231100- /O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141023T1800Z/ EASTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA- 1053 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THURSDAY... * LOCATION...THE PRIMARY AREA OF CONCERN IS NORTH OF CAPE ANN AS WELL AS THE SCITUATE AREA. IN ADDITION...BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED ALONG THE EXPOSED BEACHES OF SALISBURY AND PLUM ISLAND. * COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION. * TIMING...THE HIGH TIDE CYCLES LATE TONIGHT AND AGAIN MIDDAY THURSDAY. * IMPACTS...SPLASH OVER AND MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS IS POSSIBLE DURING THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. IN ADDITION...BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED ALONG THE EXPOSED BEACHES OF SALISBURY AND PLUM ISLAND. 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 ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 10.3 23/12 AM 8.0 2.3 9-10 MINOR 10.0 23/12 PM 8.6 1.4 12-18 MINOR 8.4 24/12 AM 8.1 0.3 6-7 NONE 8.9 24/01 PM 8.9 0.0 4-5 NONE 8.2 25/01 AM 8.2 0.0 2-4 NONE 9.1 25/01 PM 9.1 0.0 2 NONE GLOUCESTER HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 11.0 22/11 PM 8.6 2.4 12 NONE 10.5 23/11 AM 9.2 1.3 12-15 NONE 9.0 24/12 AM 8.7 0.3 8 NONE 9.4 24/12 PM 9.4 0.0 5-6 NONE 8.7 25/12 AM 8.7 0.0 4 NONE 9.6 25/01 PM 9.6 0.0 2 NONE REVERE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 11.0 22/11 PM 9.2 1.8 7 NONE 11.1 23/11 AM 9.8 1.3 8-10 NONE 9.7 24/12 AM 9.3 0.4 6 NONE 10.0 24/12 PM 10.0 0.0 4-5 NONE 9.4 25/01 AM 9.4 0.0 2-4 NONE 10.2 25/01 PM 10.2 0.0 1-2 NONE SCITUATE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 10.6 22/11 PM 8.8 1.8 9 NONE 10.8 23/12 PM 9.4 1.4 9-12 MINOR 9.3 24/12 AM 8.9 0.4 7 NONE 9.6 24/12 PM 9.6 0.0 5-6 NONE 9.0 25/01 AM 9.0 0.0 4 NONE 9.8 25/01 PM 9.8 0.0 2 NONE $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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