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000 WHUS41 KBOX 231341 CFWBOX COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 941 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014 ...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION EXPECTED DURING THE HIGH TIDE CYCLES LATE THIS MORNING INTO MIDDAY... MAZ007-019-231800- /O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141023T1800Z/ EASTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA- 941 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... * LOCATION...SALISBURY TO CAPE ANN AS WELL AS HULL TO PLYMOUTH. IN PARTICULAR...BEACH EROSION REMAINS A CONCERN ALONG THE EXPOSED BEACHES OF SALISBURY AND PLUM ISLAND. * COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR TIDAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION. * TIMING...THE LATE MORNING INTO MIDDAY HIGH TIDE CYCLE. * IMPACTS...SPLASH OVER AND MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS IS LIKELY WITHIN AN HOUR OF THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. IN ADDITION...SIGNIFICANT 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 PM 8.6 1.7 12 MINOR-MDT 8.5 24/12 AM 8.1 0.4 7-8 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 8.2 26/02 AM 8.2 0.0 2 NONE GLOUCESTER HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 10.8 23/11 AM 9.2 1.6 13 NONE 9.1 24/12 AM 8.7 0.4 9-10 NONE 9.4 24/12 PM 9.4 0.0 6-7 NONE 8.7 25/12 AM 8.7 0.0 4 NONE 9.6 25/01 PM 9.6 0.0 2 NONE 8.8 26/01 AM 8.8 0.0 2 NONE REVERE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 11.4 23/11 AM 9.8 1.6 8 NONE 9.7 24/12 AM 9.3 0.4 7 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 9.4 26/01 AM 9.4 0.0 1-2 NONE SCITUATE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 11.6 23/12 PM 9.4 2.2 11 MINOR 9.3 24/12 AM 8.9 0.4 9 NONE 9.6 24/12 PM 9.6 0.0 5-7 NONE 9.0 25/01 AM 9.0 0.0 4 NONE 9.8 25/01 PM 9.8 0.0 2 NONE 9.0 26/01 AM 9.0 0.0 2 NONE $$ THOMPSON 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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