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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
358 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

MAZ007-015-016-082100-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
358 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST MONDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND
NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WARNING.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS ALSO POSSIBLE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
300 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

MAZ007-015-016-023-080400-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.Y.0003.160208T1400Z-160208T1800Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-DUKES MA-
300 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST MONDAY.

* 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.

* 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
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    7.5- 8.0    07/11 PM   -0.5/ 0.0    3-8       NONE
   10.7-11.2    08/11 AM    1.5/ 2.0   11-12     MINOR
    9.8-10.3    09/12 AM    1.5/ 2.0   10-12      NONE
    9.7-10.2    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.7    6-7       NONE
    8.9- 9.4    10/12 AM    0.2/ 0.7    4-5       NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    8.3- 8.8    07/10 PM   -0.3/ 0.2    3-7       NONE
   11.8-12.3    08/11 AM    1.8/ 2.2   13-15     MINOR
   10.9-11.4    08/11 PM    1.8/ 2.2   11-14      NONE
   10.8-11.3    09/11 AM    0.5/ 1.0    8-9       NONE
    9.9-10.4    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9    6-7       NONE
   10.5-11.0    10/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    4-5       NONE

REVERE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    9.2- 9.7    07/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    2-7       NONE
   12.6-13.1    08/11 AM    1.8/ 2.2   10-11     MINOR
   11.6-12.1    08/11 PM    1.7/ 2.2    9-11     MINOR
   11.3-11.8    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.8     6        NONE
   10.7-11.2    10/12 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE
   11.2-11.7    10/12 PM    0.0/ 0.5    3-4       NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    9.5-10.0    07/11 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    2-3       NONE
   12.9-13.4    08/11 AM    1.7/ 2.2     3       MINOR
   11.8-12.3    08/11 PM    1.6/ 2.0     3       MINOR
   11.8-12.3    09/12 PM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE
   10.9-11.4    10/12 AM    0.2/ 0.8     1        NONE
   11.5-12.0    10/12 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE

VINEYARD HAVEN

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.1- 3.6    08/08 AM    1.1/ 1.6     4        NONE
    2.7- 3.2    09/10 AM    0.8/ 1.3    1-2       NONE
    1.7- 2.2    10/11 AM   -0.2/ 0.3    1-2       NONE

$$

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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
236 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

MAZ005>007-012>017-020-RIZ001-002-004-005-007-080345-
/O.UPG.KBOX.WS.A.0003.160208T1200Z-160209T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KBOX.WS.W.0003.160208T0900Z-160209T1200Z/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WARWICK...
BRISTOL...NEWPORT
236 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 7
AM EST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS...THE GREATER BOSTON AREA...NORTH SHORE...WESTWARD TO
  WORCESTER AND SOUTH INTO NORTHEAST CONNECTICUT...ALL OF RHODE
  ISLAND AND ADJACENT EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS. THIS INCLUDES THE
  CITIES AND TOWNS OF FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
  GLOUCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...QUINCY...
  TAUNTON...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...
  PROVIDENCE...WARWICK...BRISTOL AND NEWPORT.

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW OVERSPREADS THE AREA MONDAY MORNING 4 AM TO 7 AM
  THEN BECOMES HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER 8 AM AND CONTINUES INTO THE
  EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW INTENSITY BEGINS TO DIMINISH BY MID
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL TREATED
  SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR UNTREATED
  SURFACES.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN AN AVERAGE OF 6 OR MORE
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED IN A 12 HOUR PERIOD...OR FOR 8 OR MORE
INCHES IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD. TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW AT BEST ON WELL
TREATED SURFACES...AND QUITE DIFFICULT ON ANY UNPLOWED OR
UNTREATED SURFACES.

&&

$$



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