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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ007-015-016-019-232200-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0001.170123T2300Z-170124T0300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.A.0001.170124T1000Z-170124T1600Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
1127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET THIS EVENING. AS MUCH AS 3 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* TIMING...WITHIN A FEW HOURS OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...POCKETS OF MINOR FLOODING THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD
  MINOR FLOODING TUESDAY MORNING WITH POCKETS OF MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY.

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.

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

&&

&&

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

NEWBURYPORT

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.3- 9.8    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   10-12      NONE      11-14
    11.2-11.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   16-20    MODERATE    20-26
     7.8- 8.3    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4    9-11      NONE      11-13
     8.4- 8.9    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.7    5-6       NONE       6-8
     7.1- 7.6    25/10 PM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE        4
:

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.1-10.6    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-15      NONE      12-15
    12.0-12.5    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   18-24   MINOR-MDT    19-25
     8.9- 9.4    24/09 PM    1.1/ 1.6   10-11      NONE      11-13
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-7       NONE       6-8
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE        4
:

REVERE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.3-10.8    23/09 PM    2.5/ 3.0   10-13      NONE      11-14
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   12-17     MINOR      15-20
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    7-8       NONE       8-10
     9.7-10.2    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE       4-6
     8.6- 9.1    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE        3
:

BOSTON HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.5-11.0    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8     2        NONE        2
    12.5-13.0    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7     2       MINOR        2
     9.2- 9.7    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4     2        NONE        2
     9.9-10.4    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE       1-2
     8.8- 9.3    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE        1
:

SCITUATE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.2-10.7    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-13      NONE      12-15
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   15-20    MODERATE    16-23
     9.1- 9.6    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    9-10      NONE      10-11
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    5-6       NONE       5-7
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE       3-4

&&

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

$$



Coastal Flood Watch

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ007-015-016-019-232200-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0001.170123T2300Z-170124T0300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.A.0001.170124T1000Z-170124T1600Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
1127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET THIS EVENING. AS MUCH AS 3 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* TIMING...WITHIN A FEW HOURS OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...POCKETS OF MINOR FLOODING THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD
  MINOR FLOODING TUESDAY MORNING WITH POCKETS OF MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION LIKELY.

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.

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

&&

&&

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

NEWBURYPORT

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     9.3- 9.8    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   10-12      NONE      11-14
    11.2-11.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   16-20    MODERATE    20-26
     7.8- 8.3    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4    9-11      NONE      11-13
     8.4- 8.9    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.7    5-6       NONE       6-8
     7.1- 7.6    25/10 PM    0.0/ 0.5     3        NONE        4
:

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.1-10.6    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-15      NONE      12-15
    12.0-12.5    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   18-24   MINOR-MDT    19-25
     8.9- 9.4    24/09 PM    1.1/ 1.6   10-11      NONE      11-13
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    5-7       NONE       6-8
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     4        NONE        4
:

REVERE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.3-10.8    23/09 PM    2.5/ 3.0   10-13      NONE      11-14
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   12-17     MINOR      15-20
     9.3- 9.8    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    7-8       NONE       8-10
     9.7-10.2    25/09 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE       4-6
     8.6- 9.1    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE        3
:

BOSTON HARBOR

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.5-11.0    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8     2        NONE        2
    12.5-13.0    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7     2       MINOR        2
     9.2- 9.7    24/09 PM    0.9/ 1.4     2        NONE        2
     9.9-10.4    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-2       NONE       1-2
     8.8- 9.3    25/10 PM    0.2/ 0.7     1        NONE        1
:

SCITUATE

      TOTAL                                                   RISK
       TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
       /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.2-10.7    23/08 PM    2.3/ 2.8   11-13      NONE      12-15
    12.2-12.7    24/09 AM    3.2/ 3.7   15-20    MODERATE    16-23
     9.1- 9.6    24/09 PM    1.2/ 1.7    9-10      NONE      10-11
     9.5-10.0    25/09 AM    0.2/ 0.8    5-6       NONE       5-7
     8.2- 8.7    25/10 PM    0.1/ 0.6     3        NONE       3-4

&&

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

$$



High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1048 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ007-019-022>024-RIZ008-240000-
/O.CON.KBOX.HW.W.0001.170123T1800Z-170124T1200Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-
NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOUCESTER...PLYMOUTH...CHATHAM...
FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...
BLOCK ISLAND
1048 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...CAPE COD...MARTHAS VINEYARD...NANTUCKET...AND BLOCK
  ISLAND.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY WITH THE STRONGEST OF THE
  WINDS COMING TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THESE WINDS
  WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING A FEW TREES AND MAY RESULT IN
  ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES. THESE WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE LOCALIZED
  PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED FOR AT LEAST ONE HOUR...WITH GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR GREATER
AT ANY TIME. DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER LINES...AND PROPERTY ARE
POSSIBLE WITH WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE. POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.
TAKE ACTION TO SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

$$



Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
414 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

MAZ005>007-013>021-RIZ001>007-231715-
/O.CON.KBOX.FA.A.0001.170123T1800Z-170124T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-
EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...FOXBOROUGH...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...
TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...COVENTRY...
WEST GREENWICH...EAST GREENWICH...WARWICK...WEST WARWICK...
BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
414 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING IN MASSACHUSETTS...BRISTOL...CENTRAL ...AND
  SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX...ESSEX...NORFOLK...PLYMOUTH AND SUFFOLK.
  IN RHODE ISLAND...BRISTOL...KENT...NEWPORT...PROVIDENCE AND
  WASHINGTON.

* FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

* HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED MONDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING. MOST LOCATIONS CAN EXPECT BETWEEN 1.50 AND 3 INCHES OF
  RAIN WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* LOCATIONS THAT RECEIVE 3 OR MORE INCHES OF RAIN MAY EXPERIENCE
  LOCALIZED URBAN AND PERHAPS SOME MINOR SMALL STREAM FLOODING. LARGER
  MAINSTEM RIVERS SHOULD REMAIN WITHIN THEIR BANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. IF YOU LIVE OR WORK IN
AN AREA PRONE TO FLOODING...TAKE THE TIME NOW TO PROTECT ANY
ITEMS THAT COULD BE DAMAGED BY FLOOD WATERS.

DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLOWER THAN USUAL COMMUTES MONDAY
AFTERNOON AND POSSIBLY TUESDAY MORNING. KNOW ALTERNATE ROUTES IN
CASE ROADS BECOME FLOODED. NEVER DRIVE THROUGH A FLOODED ROADWAY!

&&

$$

FRANK



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
409 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

MAZ007-019-240915-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
409 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL PARTS OF ESSEX AND
PLYMOUTH COUNTIES.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   HIGH WIND WARNING.
   FLOOD WATCH.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.
   COASTAL FLOOD WATCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

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

   HIGH WIND WARNING.
   FLOOD WATCH.
   COASTAL FLOOD WATCH.

SOME SPLASHOVER IS POSSIBLE AT THE TIME OF THE EVENING HIGH TIDE.
IF THE STORM DOES NOT PULL AWAY FAST ENOUGH...THEN THERE COULD BE
A RISK OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING THE TUESDAY MORNING HIGH
TIDE ALONG EAST FACING SHORELINES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$



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