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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1058 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

MAZ022-024-011500-
BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
1058 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

   HIGH WIND WATCH.
   COASTAL FLOOD WATCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
952 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HIGH WINDS LIKELY ACROSS EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...

MAZ022>024-312200-
/O.NEW.KBOX.HW.A.0002.141101T2100Z-141102T2100Z/
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET
952 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS POSSIBLE UP TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...POWER LINES...TREES...AND TREE LIMBS MAY BE DOWNED BY
  THESE WINDS. FULLY OR PARTIALLY LEAVED TREES WILL BE THE MOST
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THIS DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR STRONG DAMAGING
WINDS TO DEVELOP IN THE MENTIONED AREAS.  THESE STRONG WINDS ARE
CAPABLE OF DOWNING TREES AND POWER LINES AS WELL AS CAUSING
PROPERTY DAMAGE.  IF A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE
AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

$$

RLG

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Coastal Flood Watch

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
947 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...MINOR WITH ISOLATED POCKETS OF MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING ARE
POSSIBLE DURING THE SATURDAY EVENING AND EARLY SUNDAY MORNING HIGH
TIDE CYCLES...

MAZ007-015-016-019-022-024-312200-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.A.0003.141101T2200Z-141102T1400Z/
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
947 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST INCLUDING THE NORTH
  FACING PORTIONS OF CAPE COD AND NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR WITH ISOLATED POCKETS OF MODERATE
  COASTAL FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE. THE HIGHEST RISK AREA APPEARS TO
  BE IN THE SCITUATE AND HULL AREAS. BEACH EROSION IS ALSO
  EXPECTED.

* TIMING...DURING THE SATURDAY EVENING AND EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
  HIGH TIDE CYCLES.

* IMPACTS...SOME OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS MAY BE FLOODED
  AND IMPASSABLE FOR A TIME DURING THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.
  BASEMENT FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE ALONG WITH BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR
MODERATE OR MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING.  MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING
PRODUCES FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE
TO THE HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR WAVE ACTION.

&&

&&

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
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     8.9    31/06 PM     8.9      0.0      1-2       NONE
     8.8    01/07 AM     8.3      0.5      3-5       NONE
    11.0    01/07 PM     8.7      2.3     12-15     MINOR
    10.7    02/08 AM     8.6      2.1     10-14     MINOR
     8.7    02/08 PM     8.7      0.0      4-5       NONE

GLOUCESTER HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     9.5    31/06 PM     9.5      0.0       2        NONE
     9.5    01/06 AM     9.0      0.5      3-5       NONE
    11.8    01/07 PM     9.4      2.4     11-14     MINOR
    11.5    02/08 AM     9.4      2.1     11-13     MINOR
     9.5    02/08 PM     9.5      0.0      5-6       NONE

REVERE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
    10.1    31/06 PM    10.0      0.1      1-2       NONE
    10.1    01/07 AM     9.5      0.6      3-4       NONE
    12.4    01/07 PM     9.9      2.5      7-9      MINOR
    12.0    02/08 AM     9.8      2.2      7-8      MINOR
    10.0    02/08 PM    10.0      0.0       4        NONE

BOSTON HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
    10.3    31/06 PM    10.2      0.1       1        NONE
    10.3    01/07 AM     9.7      0.6      1-2       NONE
    12.7    01/07 PM    10.2      2.5       3       MINOR
    12.3    02/08 AM    10.1      2.2       3       MINOR
    10.3    02/08 PM    10.3      0.0      2-3       NONE

SCITUATE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     9.7    31/06 PM     9.6      0.1       2        NONE
     9.7    01/07 AM     9.1      0.6      3-5       NONE
    12.1    01/07 PM     9.6      2.5     12-16    MINOR-MDT
    11.7    02/08 AM     9.5      2.2     14-18     MINOR
     9.7    02/08 PM     9.7      0.0      5-6       NONE

SANDWICH HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     9.4    31/06 PM     9.3      0.1      1-2       NONE
     9.4    01/06 AM     8.9      0.5      2-3       NONE
    11.6    01/07 PM     9.3      2.3      7-11     MINOR
    11.1    02/08 AM     9.2      1.9      9-11     MINOR
     9.4    02/08 PM     9.4      0.0       5        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
    10.2    31/06 PM    10.2      0.0      1-2       NONE
    10.3    01/07 AM     9.7      0.6      3-4       NONE
    12.6    01/07 PM    10.2      2.4      7-11    MINOR-MDT
    12.2    02/08 AM    10.0      2.2      9-11     MINOR
    10.2    02/08 PM    10.2      0.0       6        NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     6.5    31/07 PM     6.4      0.1      2-3       NONE
     6.4    01/07 AM     5.9      0.5      4-6       NONE
     8.6    01/08 PM     6.3      2.3     13-14     MINOR
     8.1    02/08 AM     6.2      1.9     14-16     MINOR
     6.3    02/09 PM     6.3      0.0      7-8       NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     4.5    31/06 PM     4.4      0.1      1-2       NONE
     4.5    31/07 PM     4.4      0.1       2        NONE
     4.6    01/07 AM     4.1      0.5      2-3       NONE
     6.7    01/08 PM     4.4      2.3       5        NONE
     6.1    02/08 AM     4.3      1.8       5        NONE
     4.4    02/09 PM     4.4      0.0       4        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     2.2    31/03 PM     2.2      0.0       1        NONE
     2.4    01/04 AM     2.0      0.4       1        NONE
     3.7    01/04 PM     2.2      1.5      2-4       NONE
     3.0    02/05 AM     2.1      0.9       2        NONE
     2.1    02/05 PM     2.1      0.0      2-3       NONE
     2.4    03/05 AM     2.4      0.0       2        NONE

WINGS NECK

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     4.1    31/04 PM     4.0      0.1       1        NONE
     4.0    01/04 AM     3.7      0.3       1        NONE
     5.4    01/05 PM     3.9      1.5      2-3       NONE
     4.8    02/05 AM     3.9      0.9      2-3       NONE
     3.9    02/06 PM     3.9      0.0       2        NONE
     4.3    03/06 AM     4.3      0.0       2        NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     3.5    31/07 PM     3.4      0.1       2        NONE
     3.7    01/07 AM     3.2      0.5       3        NONE
     5.7    01/08 PM     3.4      2.3      5-6      MINOR
     5.0    02/09 AM     3.3      1.7       5       MINOR
     3.4    02/09 PM     3.4      0.0       4        NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     3.4    31/07 PM     3.3      0.1      2-3       NONE
     3.6    01/07 AM     3.1      0.5      4-5       NONE
     5.6    01/08 PM     3.3      2.3      9-10     MINOR
     4.9    02/08 AM     3.2      1.7      9-10      NONE
     3.3    02/09 PM     3.3      0.0       7        NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

   TOTAL                ASTRO
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ----------
     2.6    31/06 PM     2.5      0.1       2        NONE
     2.8    01/07 AM     2.3      0.5      2-3       NONE
     4.7    01/08 PM     2.5      2.2       6        NONE
     4.0    02/08 AM     2.4      1.6      5-6       NONE
     2.5    02/09 PM     2.5      0.0      5-6       NONE

$$

FRANK

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