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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
403 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

MAZ019-022-024-081715-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.W.0002.160208T1400Z-160208T1800Z/
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
403 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 1 PM EST
THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE FROM PLYMOUTH COUNTY SOUTH
  THROUGH CAPE COD INCLUDING NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...AREAS OF MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING ARE
  EXPECTED DURING THE LATE MORNING AND MIDDAY HIGH TIDE CYCLE.
  THERE ALSO IS THE POTENTIAL FOR POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL
  FLOODING DURING THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE VERY LATE THIS EVENING...BUT
  TODAY/S HIGH TIDE IS THE BIGGER CONCERN.

* TIMING...THE LATE MORNING TO MIDDAY HIGH TIDE CYCLE...SPECIFICALLY
  9 AM TO 1 PM.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING PRODUCES WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF
  VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE
  AND/OR WAVE ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. LIVES MAY BE AT
  RISK FOR PEOPLE WHO PUT THEMSELVES IN HARMS WAY. ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE
  MAY BE OBSERVED.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT MODERATE OR MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING PRODUCES WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF VULNERABLE
SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR WAVE
ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. LIVES MAY BE AT RISK FOR PEOPLE
WHO PUT THEMSELVES IN HARMS WAY. ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE MAY BE OBSERVED.

&&

FRANK

&&

&&

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
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.7-13.2    08/11 AM    2.2/ 2.7   14-18    MODERATE
   11.4-11.9    08/11 PM    1.9/ 2.3   11-16     MINOR
   10.6-11.1    09/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    7-8       NONE
   10.5-11.0    10/12 AM    0.6/ 1.1    5-6       NONE
   10.9-11.4    10/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE
   10.2-10.7    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE

SANDWICH / DENNIS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.9-13.4    08/11 AM    2.7/ 3.2    8-10   MINOR-MDT
   11.6-12.1    08/11 PM    2.2/ 2.7    6-9      MINOR
   10.7-11.2    09/11 AM    0.2/ 0.7    3-4       NONE
   10.4-10.9    10/12 AM    0.7/ 1.1    2-3       NONE
   10.7-11.2    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE
   10.0-10.5    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    13.2-13.7    08/11 AM    2.2/ 2.7     6      MODERATE
   12.1-12.6    08/11 PM    2.1/ 2.6    4-6      MINOR
   11.2-11.7    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
   11.1-11.6    10/12 AM    0.7/ 1.1     2        NONE
   11.4-11.9    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     2        NONE
   10.7-11.2    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    9.3- 9.8    08/11 AM    2.3/ 2.8   13-16   MINOR-MDT
    7.8- 8.3    09/12 AM    1.9/ 2.3   12-14     MINOR
    7.0- 7.5    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    8-9       NONE
    6.9- 7.4    10/01 AM    0.6/ 1.1    5-6       NONE
    7.2- 7.7    10/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6     5        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.6- 7.1    08/11 AM    2.0/ 2.5     3        NONE
    5.5- 6.0    09/12 AM    1.7/ 2.2    2-3       NONE
    4.7- 5.2    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
    4.6- 5.1    10/01 AM    0.6/ 1.1    1-2       NONE
    4.7- 5.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
    4.2- 4.7    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.5- 4.0    08/08 AM    1.0/ 1.5    2-3       NONE
    4.0- 4.5    08/08 PM    2.1/ 2.6    1-2       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
    2.2- 2.7    10/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     1        NONE

WINGS NECK

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    5.0- 5.5    08/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8     4        NONE
    5.9- 6.4    08/09 PM    1.8/ 2.2    2-3       NONE
    5.7- 6.2    09/09 AM    1.0/ 1.5     1        NONE
    4.9- 5.4    09/10 PM    0.5/ 1.0     1        NONE
    5.2- 5.7    10/10 AM    0.4/ 0.9     1        NONE
    4.5- 5.0    10/11 PM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.0- 6.5    08/12 PM    2.3/ 2.8    5-7     MODERATE
    5.1- 5.6    09/12 AM    1.9/ 2.3    4-5      MINOR
    3.7- 4.2    09/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE
    3.9- 4.4    10/01 AM    0.6/ 1.1     2        NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    6.4- 6.9    08/11 AM    2.7/ 3.2   11-14    MODERATE
    5.2- 5.7    09/12 AM    2.0/ 2.5   10-12     MINOR
    3.7- 4.2    09/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    7-8       NONE
    4.0- 4.5    10/01 AM    0.7/ 1.1     5        NONE
    3.7- 4.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5    5-6       NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.9- 5.4    08/11 AM    2.2/ 2.7    5-6       NONE
    4.4- 4.9    09/12 AM    1.9/ 2.3    6-7       NONE
    2.7- 3.2    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     4        NONE
    3.2- 3.7    10/01 AM    0.6/ 1.1    3-4       NONE
    2.7- 3.2    10/01 PM    0.0/ 0.5    4-5       NONE
    2.6- 3.1    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     5        NONE

$$

MAZ007-015-016-023-081715-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0003.160208T1400Z-160208T1800Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-DUKES MA-
403 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 1 PM EST
THIS AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...MARTHAS VINEYARD AND THE NORTH SHORE OF MASSACHUSETTS FROM BOSTON
  NORTHWARD TO THE MA/NH BORDER.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

* TIMING...FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM MONDAY. ANOTHER ROUND OF MINOR
  COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE VERY LATE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...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.

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
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    10.9-11.4    08/11 AM    1.7/ 2.2   11-12     MINOR
   10.2-10.7    09/12 AM    1.9/ 2.3   10-11     MINOR
    9.3- 9.8    09/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    7-8       NONE
    9.2- 9.7    10/12 AM    0.5/ 1.0    4-5       NONE
    9.5-10.0    10/01 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    2-3       NONE
    9.0- 9.5    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.0-12.5    08/11 AM    2.0/ 2.5   13-14     MINOR
   11.3-11.8    08/11 PM    2.2/ 2.7   13-14     MINOR
   10.5-11.0    09/11 AM    0.2/ 0.7    8-10      NONE
   10.2-10.7    10/12 AM    0.7/ 1.1    5-6       NONE
   10.6-11.1    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    3-4       NONE
   10.0-10.5    11/01 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE

REVERE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    12.8-13.3    08/11 AM    2.0/ 2.5     11      MINOR
   12.0-12.5    08/11 PM    2.1/ 2.6    9-11     MINOR
   11.0-11.5    09/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    6-7       NONE
   11.0-11.5    10/12 AM    0.7/ 1.1    4-5       NONE
   11.3-11.8    10/12 PM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE
   10.6-11.1    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    13.1-13.6    08/11 AM    1.9/ 2.3    2-3      MINOR
   12.1-12.6    08/11 PM    1.9/ 2.3     2       MINOR
   11.4-11.9    09/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    2-3       NONE
   11.2-11.7    10/12 AM    0.6/ 1.1     2        NONE
   11.6-12.1    10/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE
   10.9-11.4    11/01 AM    0.0/ 0.5     1        NONE

VINEYARD HAVEN

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.7- 4.2    08/08 AM    1.7/ 2.2     4        NONE
    2.3- 2.8    09/10 AM    0.5/ 1.0    1-2       NONE
    2.1- 2.6    10/11 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
    1.4- 1.9    11/01 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE

$$

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