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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
439 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND/OR SPLASH OVER LIKELY
DURING THE MONDAY EVENING AND THE VERY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH
TIDE CYCLES ALONG THE EAST AND SOUTH COASTS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND
RHODE ISLAND...

MAZ007-015-016-019-022-024-200445-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0006.150421T0400Z-150421T0800Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
439 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY
NIGHT TO 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EAST COAST OF MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING THE NORTH
  SIDE OF NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND SPLASH OVER
  LIKELY DURING THE VERY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE.

* TIMING...DURING THE VERY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE
  CYCLE. ROUGHLY BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 4 AM EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...A FEW VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING
  AND SPLASH OVER WITHIN AN HOUR OR SO OF THE HIGH TIDE.
  HOWEVER...SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS
  TIME.

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 REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR.

NEWBURYPORT

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     10.3    20/01 AM    10.1      0.2       2         NONE        2
     10.1    20/02 PM     9.1      1.0      3-6        NONE       4-8
     11.3    21/02 AM    10.0      1.3     11-12       MINOR    12-14
      9.5    21/02 PM     8.9      0.6      5-6        NONE       7-9
      9.4    22/03 AM     9.8     -0.4      3-4        NONE       5-6
:

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.3    20/01 AM    11.1      0.2       2         NONE        2
     10.7    20/01 PM    10.2      0.5      4-7        NONE       4-8
     12.3    21/02 AM    11.0      1.3     12-13      MINOR      12-14
     10.9    21/02 PM     9.9      1.0      6-7        NONE       6-8
     10.6    22/02 AM    10.7     -0.1      4-5        NONE       4-5
:

REVERE

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.9    20/01 AM    11.7      0.2       2         NONE        2
     11.3    20/01 PM    10.8      0.5      3-6        NONE       3-7
     12.9    21/02 AM    11.6      1.3      8-9       MINOR      11-12
     11.0    21/02 PM    10.4      0.6      4-5        NONE       5-6
     10.8    22/02 AM    11.2     -0.4       3         NONE       3-4
:

BOSTON HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     12.2    20/01 AM    12.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
     11.7    20/01 PM    11.2      0.5       2         NONE        2
     13.2    21/02 AM    11.9      1.3       2        MINOR        2
     11.2    21/02 PM    10.8      0.4      1-2        NONE       1-2
     10.9    22/02 AM    11.5     -0.6       1         NONE        1
:

SCITUATE

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.5    20/01 AM    11.3      0.2       2        MINOR        2
     10.9    20/01 PM    10.4      0.5      4-7        NONE       4-7
     12.5    21/02 AM    11.2      1.3      9-10      MINOR      10-11
     11.1    21/02 PM    10.1      1.0      4-5        NONE       5-6
     10.9    22/02 AM    10.9      0.0       3         NONE       3-4
:

SANDWICH HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.2    20/01 AM    11.0      0.2      1-2        NONE        2
     10.7    20/01 PM    10.2      0.5      3-4        NONE       3-4
     12.1    21/01 AM    10.8      1.3      4-5       MINOR        5
     10.7    21/02 PM     9.8      0.9       2         NONE        2
     10.4    22/02 AM    10.5     -0.1       1         NONE        1
:

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
     11.9    20/01 AM    11.7      0.2       1         NONE        1
     11.3    20/01 PM    10.8      0.5      2-3        NONE        3
     12.5    21/02 AM    11.5      1.0      2-3       MINOR       4-5
     11.4    21/02 PM    10.4      1.0       3         NONE        3
     11.1    22/02 AM    11.1      0.0       2         NONE        2
:

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      7.6    20/02 AM     7.4      0.2       3         NONE        3
      7.5    20/02 PM     6.5      1.0      5-8        NONE       5-8
      8.7    21/02 AM     7.4      1.3     11-12      MINOR      13-14
      7.0    21/03 PM     6.3      0.7      6-7        NONE       8-9
      7.0    22/03 AM     7.2     -0.2      4-5        NONE       5-6
:

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      5.2    20/01 AM     5.0      0.2       1         NONE       1-2
      5.3    20/02 PM     4.3      1.0      2-3        NONE       3-5
      6.3    21/02 AM     5.0      1.3       3         NONE       4-5
      5.1    21/03 PM     4.2      0.9      3-4        NONE       3-4
      4.9    22/03 AM     4.9      0.0      2-3        NONE        2
:

NANTUCKET HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    19/07 PM     0.0      0.2      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.1    20/02 AM     3.9      0.2       1         NONE        1
      4.4    20/02 PM     3.4      1.0      3-4        NONE       3-4
      5.2    21/02 AM     3.9      1.3      3-4       MINOR       3-4
      4.0    21/03 PM     3.3      0.7       3         NONE        3
      3.7    22/03 AM     3.8     -0.1      2-3        NONE       2-3
:

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    19/07 PM     0.0      0.2       2         NONE       2-3
      4.1    20/01 AM     3.9      0.2      2-3        NONE       2-3
      4.6    20/02 PM     3.6      1.0      5-7        NONE       5-7
      5.1    21/02 AM     3.8      1.3      8-9        NONE      10-11
      4.1    21/03 PM     3.5      0.6      6-7        NONE       7-8
      3.6    22/03 AM     3.7     -0.1      4-5        NONE       5-6
:

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      3.1    20/01 AM     2.9      0.2       2         NONE        2
      3.7    20/02 PM     2.7      1.0      4-6        NONE       4-6
      4.2    21/02 AM     2.9      1.3       9         NONE        9
      3.2    21/03 PM     2.6      0.6       5         NONE        5
      2.6    22/03 AM     2.8     -0.2      3-4        NONE       3-4
:

VINEYARD HAVEN

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      2.4    20/01 AM     2.2      0.2       1         NONE        1
      3.4    21/02 AM     2.2      1.2      2-3        NONE       3-5
      2.3    21/03 PM     1.6      0.7       2         NONE        2
      2.0    22/03 AM     2.1     -0.1       1         NONE       1-2
:

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      3.1    19/10 PM     2.9      0.2       1         NONE        1
      2.6    20/10 AM     2.1      0.5      1-2        NONE       1-2
      3.9    20/10 PM     2.7      1.2      2-3        NONE       2-3
      2.8    21/11 AM     1.9      0.9      1-2        NONE       1-2
      2.5    21/11 PM     2.5      0.0      1-2        NONE       1-2
      1.7    22/12 PM     1.8     -0.1      1-2        NONE       1-2
:

WINGS NECK

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    19/05 PM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      5.4    19/11 PM     5.2      0.2       1         NONE        1
      4.9    20/11 AM     4.4      0.5      1-3        NONE       1-3
      6.2    20/11 PM     5.0      1.2       3         NONE        3
      4.9    21/12 PM     4.2      0.7      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.6    22/12 AM     4.8     -0.2       1         NONE        1
      3.8    22/01 PM     4.0     -0.2       1         NONE        1
:

WAREHAM

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    19/05 PM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      5.4    19/11 PM     5.2      0.2       1         NONE        1
      4.9    20/11 AM     4.4      0.5      1-3        NONE       1-3
      6.2    20/11 PM     5.0      1.2       3         NONE        3
      4.9    21/12 PM     4.2      0.7      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.6    22/12 AM     4.8     -0.2       1         NONE        1
      3.8    22/01 PM     4.0     -0.2       1         NONE        1
:

MATTAPOISETT

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/04 AM     0.0      0.2       2         NONE        2
      4.1    20/10 AM     3.6      0.5      2-4        NONE       2-4
      5.3    20/11 PM     4.1      1.2       3         NONE        3
      4.3    21/11 AM     3.4      0.9       2         NONE        2
      3.9    21/11 PM     3.9      0.0      1-2        NONE        2
      3.1    22/12 PM     3.2     -0.1      1-2        NONE       1-2
:

NEW BEDFORD - OUTSIDE HURRICANE BARRIER

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2      1-2        NONE       1-2
      5.0    20/10 AM     4.5      0.5      2-3        NONE       2-3
      6.2    20/10 PM     5.0      1.2      2-3        NONE       2-3
      4.9    21/11 AM     4.2      0.7       2         NONE        2
      4.5    21/11 PM     4.6     -0.1      1-2        NONE       1-2
      3.8    22/12 PM     4.0     -0.2      1-2        NONE       1-2
:

WESTPORT

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2       2         NONE       3-4
      4.8    20/10 AM     4.2      0.6      3-5        NONE       4-7
      5.8    20/10 PM     4.6      1.2      7-8       MINOR      11-12
      4.8    21/11 AM     4.0      0.8      5-6        NONE       7-8
      4.2    21/11 PM     4.3     -0.1      3-4        NONE       5-6
      3.5    22/12 PM     3.7     -0.2       3         NONE        4
:

FALL RIVER

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      5.8    20/10 AM     5.3      0.5      1-2        NONE       1-2
      7.0    20/10 PM     5.8      1.2      2-3       MINOR       2-3
      5.7    21/11 AM     5.1      0.6      1-2        NONE       1-2
      5.1    21/11 PM     5.4     -0.3      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.4    22/12 PM     4.8     -0.4      1-2        NONE       1-2
:

NEWPORT HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      4.9    20/10 AM     4.3      0.6      1-2        NONE       1-2
      6.0    20/10 PM     4.8      1.2      2-3        NONE       2-3
      4.8    21/11 AM     4.1      0.7      1-3        NONE       1-3
      4.3    21/11 PM     4.5     -0.2      1-2        NONE       1-2
      3.6    22/11 AM     3.9     -0.3       2         NONE        2
:

NEWPORT SOUTH COAST BEACHES

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2      3-4        NONE       3-4
      5.0    20/10 AM     4.3      0.7      4-7        NONE       5-8
      6.0    20/10 PM     4.8      1.2     10-11      MINOR      11-12
      4.9    21/11 AM     4.1      0.8      6-8        NONE       7-8
      4.4    21/11 PM     4.5     -0.1      4-5        NONE       5-6
      3.7    22/11 AM     3.9     -0.2      3-4        NONE        4
:

NARRAGANSETT BAY - CONIMICUT POINT

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      5.7    20/10 AM     5.2      0.5      1-2        NONE       1-2
      6.8    20/10 PM     5.6      1.2      2-3       MINOR       2-3
      5.5    21/11 AM     4.9      0.6      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.9    21/11 PM     5.2     -0.3      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.3    22/12 PM     4.6     -0.3       2         NONE        2
:

NARRAGANSETT BAY - FOX POINT

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2       1         NONE        1
      6.0    20/10 AM     5.5      0.5      1-2        NONE       1-2
      7.1    20/10 PM     5.9      1.2      2-3       MINOR       2-3
      5.5    21/11 AM     5.3      0.2      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.9    21/11 PM     5.6     -0.7      1-2        NONE       1-2
      4.2    22/12 PM     5.0     -0.8       1         NONE        1
:

POINT JUDITH

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2      3-4        NONE       3-4
      4.4    20/10 AM     3.6      0.8      5-8        NONE       5-8
      5.3    20/10 PM     4.1      1.2     10-11       NONE      10-11
      4.2    21/11 AM     3.4      0.8      6-8        NONE       6-8
      3.7    21/11 PM     3.8     -0.1      4-6        NONE       4-6
      3.0    22/11 AM     3.2     -0.2       4         NONE        4
:

WESTERLY

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      3.9    19/10 PM     3.7      0.2      2-3        NONE       2-3
      3.7    20/10 AM     3.2      0.5      5-7        NONE       5-8
      4.7    20/11 PM     3.5      1.2      7-9        NONE       8-10
      3.5    21/11 AM     3.1      0.4      4-6        NONE        6
      2.8    22/12 AM     3.3     -0.5       3         NONE       4-5
      2.4    22/12 PM     2.9     -0.5      2-3        NONE        3
:

BLOCK ISLAND - OLD HARBOR

    TOTAL                ASTRO                                   RISK
     TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD     WAVES
     /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY     /FT/
   -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------  -------
      0.2    20/03 AM     0.0      0.2      3-4        NONE       3-4
      3.8    20/10 AM     3.1      0.7      5-8        NONE       5-8
      5.2    20/10 PM     3.6      1.6     12-13       NONE      12-13
      3.7    21/11 AM     2.9      0.8      7-9        NONE       7-9
      3.3    21/11 PM     3.4     -0.1      5-6        NONE       5-6
      2.6    22/11 AM     2.8     -0.2       4         NONE        4


$$

FRANK



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