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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1252 AM EST TUE FEB 14 2017

MAZ007-019-022-024-140900-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170214T0900Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
1252 AM EST TUE FEB 14 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

* LOCATION...MASSACHUSETTS EAST COAST FROM SALISBURY TO GLOUCESTER AND HULL TO
  PLYMOUTH.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1.5 TO 2.0 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF THE LATE NIGHT HIGH TIDE...BETWEEN 1 AND 2 AM AT
  MOST LOCATIONS.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS IS
  LIKELY NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. SOME OVERWASH IS LIKELY FROM LARGE WAVES
  ALONG THE OCEAN EXPOSED SHORELINE INCLUDING THE SALISBURY...HULL...SCITUATE
  AND MARSHFIELD AREAS. INUNDATION OF LOW SPOTS FROM OVERWASH COULD BE UP TO A
  FOOT IN ISOLATED LOW LYING AREAS.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS... EROSION IS LIKELY FROM WAVE ACTION ALONG OCEAN EXPOSED
  SHORELINES INCLUDING PLUM ISLAND AND PORTIONS OF THE COAST FROM HULL TO
  PLYMOUTH.

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.

&&

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

NEWBURYPORT

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     9.7-10.2    14/01 AM    1.3/ 1.8    9-11      NONE
     9.3- 9.8    14/02 PM    0.7/ 1.1    5-6       NONE
     8.3- 8.8    15/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     4        NONE
     8.5- 9.0    15/03 PM    0.2/ 0.8    4-5       NONE
     8.0- 8.5    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.1-11.6    14/01 AM    1.6/ 2.0   11-12     MINOR
    10.5-11.0    14/02 PM    0.8/ 1.3    5-7       NONE
     9.4- 9.9    15/02 AM    0.1/ 0.6    4-5       NONE
     9.4- 9.9    15/02 PM    0.2/ 0.7     7        NONE
     8.9- 9.4    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    3-4       NONE

REVERE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.7-12.2    14/01 AM    1.7/ 2.2    8-10      NONE
    10.9-11.4    14/02 PM    0.7/ 1.1    4-5       NONE
     9.8-10.3    15/02 AM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE
     9.8-10.3    15/02 PM    0.2/ 0.7    4-5       NONE
     9.2- 9.7    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

SCITUATE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.2-11.7    14/01 AM    1.6/ 2.0   11-13     MINOR
    10.5-11.0    14/02 PM    0.7/ 1.1    5-7       NONE
     9.5-10.0    15/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     4        NONE
     9.5-10.0    15/02 PM    0.1/ 0.6     5        NONE
     9.1- 9.6    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

SANDWICH / DENNIS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.1-12.6    14/01 AM    2.2/ 2.7    7-11     MINOR
    10.8-11.3    14/02 PM    0.8/ 1.3    1-3       NONE
     9.7-10.2    15/02 AM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE
     9.6-10.1    15/02 PM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE
     9.2- 9.7    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.1-12.6    14/01 AM    1.8/ 2.2    3-7      MINOR
    11.2-11.7    14/02 PM    0.8/ 1.3    2-3       NONE
    10.2-10.7    15/02 AM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
    10.0-10.5    15/02 PM    0.1/ 0.6    3-4       NONE
     9.7-10.2    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     4        NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     7.4- 7.9    14/02 AM    1.9/ 2.3   12-16      NONE
     6.5- 7.0    14/03 PM    0.8/ 1.3    6-7       NONE
     5.6- 6.1    15/03 AM    0.1/ 0.6     4        NONE
     5.7- 6.2    15/03 PM    0.2/ 0.7    6-7       NONE
     5.2- 5.7    16/04 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     4        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     5.4- 5.9    14/03 AM    1.8/ 2.2    3-4       NONE
     4.6- 5.1    14/03 PM    0.8/ 1.3    2-3       NONE
     3.7- 4.2    15/03 AM    0.2/ 0.7     2        NONE
     3.7- 4.2    15/04 PM    0.2/ 0.7     3        NONE
     3.4- 3.9    16/04 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     3.1- 3.6    13/10 PM    0.7/ 1.1     3        NONE
     4.0- 4.5    14/10 AM    1.7/ 2.2    1-2       NONE
     2.7- 3.2    14/11 PM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
     2.6- 3.1    15/11 AM    0.5/ 1.0    2-3       NONE
     1.9- 2.3    16/12 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE
     1.7- 2.2    16/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     3        NONE

WINGS NECK

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     4.7- 5.2    13/10 PM    0.5/ 1.0     3        NONE
     5.7- 6.2    14/10 AM    1.8/ 2.2     1        NONE
     4.5- 5.0    14/11 PM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
     4.2- 4.7    15/11 AM    0.6/ 1.1    2-3       NONE
     3.6- 4.1    15/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    1-3       NONE
     3.4- 3.9    16/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    2-3       NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     4.9- 5.4    14/02 AM    1.8/ 2.2     6       MINOR
     4.0- 4.5    14/03 PM    0.9/ 1.4    2-3       NONE
     3.1- 3.6    15/03 AM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
     3.1- 3.6    15/04 PM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE
     2.7- 3.2    16/04 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    3-4       NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     5.6- 6.1    14/02 AM    2.1/ 2.6   11-12   MINOR-MDT
     4.5- 5.0    14/02 PM    0.9/ 1.4    5-6       NONE
     3.7- 4.2    15/03 AM    0.2/ 0.7    3-4       NONE
     3.6- 4.1    15/03 PM    0.2/ 0.7    5-6       NONE
     3.2- 3.7    16/04 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     5        NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
     4.0- 4.5    14/02 AM    1.7/ 2.2    4-6       NONE
     3.4- 3.9    14/02 PM    1.0/ 1.5     2        NONE
     2.5- 3.0    15/03 AM    0.2/ 0.7    1-2       NONE
     2.5- 3.0    15/03 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE
     2.2- 2.7    16/03 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     5        NONE

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