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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
318 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...

MAZ007-015-016-019-022-024-200330-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.Y.0006.150421T0400Z-150421T0800Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
318 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS 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 RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

NEWBURYPORT

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     7.9    19/02 PM     8.3     -0.4       2         NONE
     9.8    20/01 AM    10.1      0.5       2         NONE
     9.3    20/02 PM     9.1      1.0      3-6        NONE
    11.3    21/02 AM    10.0      1.3     11-12       MINOR
     9.5    21/02 PM     8.9      0.6      5-7        NONE
     9.4    22/03 AM     9.8     -0.4       4         NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     8.7    19/02 PM     8.6      0.1       2         NONE
    11.2    20/01 AM    11.1      0.5       2         NONE
    10.7    20/01 PM    10.2      0.5      4-7        NONE
    12.3    21/02 AM    11.0      1.3     12-13      MINOR
    10.9    21/02 PM     9.9      1.0      6-8        NONE
    10.6    22/02 AM    10.7     -0.1      4-5        NONE

REVERE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     8.9    19/02 PM     9.2     -0.3       2         NONE
    11.4    20/01 AM    11.7      0.5       2         NONE
    11.0    20/01 PM    10.8      0.5      3-6        NONE
    12.9    21/02 AM    11.6      1.3      8-9       MINOR
    11.0    21/02 PM    10.4      0.6       5         NONE
    10.8    22/02 AM    11.2     -0.4      3-4        NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     9.2    19/02 PM     9.5     -0.3       1         NONE
    11.6    20/01 AM    12.0      0.5       1         NONE
    11.4    20/01 PM    11.2      0.5       2         NONE
    13.2    21/02 AM    11.9      1.3       2        MINOR
    11.2    21/02 PM    10.8      0.4       1         NONE
    10.9    22/02 AM    11.5     -0.6       1         NONE

SCITUATE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     8.9    19/02 PM     8.9      0.0      2-3        NONE
    11.3    20/01 AM    11.3      0.5       2        MINOR
    10.8    20/01 PM    10.4      0.5      4-7        NONE
    12.5    21/02 AM    11.2      1.3      9-10      MINOR
    11.1    21/02 PM    10.1      1.0       5         NONE
    10.9    22/02 AM    10.9      0.0      3-4        NONE

SANDWICH HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     8.5    19/02 PM     8.7     -0.2      2-3        NONE
    11.0    20/01 AM    11.0      0.5      1-2        NONE
    10.6    20/01 PM    10.2      0.5      3-4        NONE
    12.1    21/01 AM    10.8      1.3      4-5       MINOR
    10.7    21/02 PM     9.8      0.9       2         NONE
    10.4    22/02 AM    10.5     -0.1      1-2        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     9.1    19/02 PM     9.3     -0.2       1         NONE
    11.6    20/01 AM    11.7      0.5       1         NONE
    11.1    20/01 PM    10.8      0.5      2-3        NONE
    12.5    21/02 AM    11.5      1.0      2-3       MINOR
    11.4    21/02 PM    10.4      1.0      3-4        NONE
    11.1    22/02 AM    11.1      0.0       3         NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     6.2    19/02 PM     6.4     -0.2       3         NONE
     7.5    20/02 AM     7.4      0.5       3         NONE
     7.0    20/02 PM     6.5      1.0      5-8        NONE
     8.7    21/02 AM     7.4      1.3     11-12      MINOR
     7.0    21/03 PM     6.3      0.7      6-7        NONE
     7.0    22/03 AM     7.2     -0.2      4-5        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     4.1    19/02 PM     4.2     -0.1       1         NONE
     5.1    20/01 AM     5.0      0.5       1         NONE
     4.9    20/02 PM     4.3      1.0      2-3        NONE
     6.3    21/02 AM     5.0      1.3       3         NONE
     5.1    21/03 PM     4.2      0.9       4         NONE
     4.9    22/03 AM     4.9      0.0       2         NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     0.0    19/04 PM     0.0      0.0      1-2        NONE
     3.2    19/10 PM     2.9      0.5       1         NONE
     2.6    20/10 AM     2.1      0.5      1-2        NONE
     3.9    20/10 PM     2.7      1.2      2-3        NONE
     2.8    21/11 AM     1.9      0.9      1-2        NONE
     2.5    21/11 PM     2.5      0.0      1-2        NONE
     1.7    22/12 PM     1.8     -0.1      1-2        NONE

WINGS NECK

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

NANTUCKET HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     0.0    19/07 PM     0.0      0.0      1-2        NONE
     3.9    20/02 AM     3.9      0.5       1         NONE
     3.8    20/02 PM     3.4      1.0      3-4        NONE
     5.2    21/02 AM     3.9      1.3      3-4       MINOR
     4.0    21/03 PM     3.3      0.7      3-4        NONE
     3.7    22/03 AM     3.8     -0.1       2         NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     0.1    19/07 PM     0.0      0.1       2         NONE
     4.0    20/01 AM     3.9      0.5      2-3        NONE
     4.1    20/02 PM     3.6      1.0      5-7        NONE
     5.1    21/02 AM     3.8      1.3      8-9        NONE
     4.1    21/03 PM     3.5      0.6       7         NONE
     3.6    22/03 AM     3.7     -0.1       5         NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     2.3    19/02 PM     2.5     -0.2      1-2        NONE
     3.0    20/01 AM     2.9      0.5       2         NONE
     3.2    20/02 PM     2.7      1.0      4-6        NONE
     4.2    21/02 AM     2.9      1.3       9         NONE
     3.2    21/03 PM     2.6      0.6      5-6        NONE
     2.6    22/03 AM     2.8     -0.2       4         NONE

$$

FRANK



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