Coastal Flood Advisory for Eastern Norfolk County (Zone MAZ016)

 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 
134 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015 
 
...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE MAINLY ALONG THE 

SOUTH SHORE DURING THE MID TO LATE MONDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE 
CYCLE... 
 
MAZ016-019-022-020245- 
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EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA- 
134 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015 
 
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO NOON EST 
MONDAY... 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL 
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO NOON EST MONDAY. 
 
* LOCATION...THE SOUTH SHORE OF THE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS 
  COASTLINE. 
 
* COASTAL FLOODING...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE. 
 
* TIMING...DURING THE MID TO LATE MONDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE. 
 
* IMPACTS...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND SPLASH OVER 
  POSSIBLE. WHILE NO MAJOR ISSUES ARE ANTICIPATED...AREAS FROM 
  HULL...TO SCITUATE...TO MARSHFIELD AND DUXBURY WERE HIT QUITE 
  HARD FROM LAST WEEK/S BLIZZARD. THIS MAY DELAY SOME OF THE 
  CLEANUP AND REPAIR/S ON GOING IN THAT REGION. 
 
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. 
 
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ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER. 
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR. 
 
BOSTON HARBOR 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     9.0    01/10 PM     9.0      0.0      1-2        NONE 
    11.7    02/10 AM    10.1      1.6      2-3        NONE 
     9.2    02/11 PM     9.2      0.0       2         NONE 
    10.2    03/11 AM    10.2      0.0      1-2        NONE 
     9.3    03/11 PM     9.3      0.0       1         NONE 
    10.2    04/11 AM    10.2      0.0       1         NONE 
 
SCITUATE 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     8.6    01/10 PM     8.6      0.0       3         NONE 
    11.3    02/10 AM     9.7      1.6      3-8       MINOR 
     8.6    02/11 PM     8.6      0.0     10-12       NONE 
     9.6    03/11 AM     9.6      0.0      4-5        NONE 
     8.6    03/11 PM     8.6      0.0       2         NONE 
 
SANDWICH HARBOR 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     8.2    01/10 PM     8.2      0.0       3         NONE 
    10.7    02/10 AM     9.3      1.4      3-6        NONE 
     8.3    02/11 PM     8.3      0.0      8-10       NONE 
     9.3    03/11 AM     9.3      0.0      3-4        NONE 
     8.5    03/11 PM     8.5      0.0       2         NONE 
     9.3    04/11 AM     9.3      0.0       1         NONE 
 
PROVINCETOWN HARBOR 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     8.8    01/10 PM     8.8      0.0       1         NONE 
    11.1    02/10 AM     9.8      1.3      2-6        NONE 
     8.9    02/11 PM     8.9      0.0      3-4        NONE 
     9.8    03/11 AM     9.8      0.0      3-4        NONE 
     9.0    03/11 PM     9.0      0.0      2-3        NONE 
 
CHATHAM - EAST COAST 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     5.4    01/11 PM     5.4      0.0      3-4        NONE 
     7.7    02/11 AM     6.4      1.3      4-7        NONE 
     5.4    03/12 AM     5.4      0.0     11-13       NONE 
     6.3    03/12 PM     6.3      0.0      6-7        NONE 
     5.4    04/12 AM     5.4      0.0      3-4        NONE 
 
CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     3.6    01/11 PM     3.6      0.0       1         NONE 
     5.9    02/11 AM     4.4      1.5       3         NONE 
     3.5    03/12 AM     3.5      0.0       3         NONE 
     4.3    03/12 PM     4.3      0.0      3-4        NONE 
     3.5    04/01 AM     3.5      0.0       2         NONE 
 
BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     1.5    01/06 PM     1.5      0.0       1         NONE 
     3.2    02/07 AM     2.1      1.1      1-3        NONE 
     2.1    02/07 PM     1.7      0.4       3         NONE 
     2.1    03/08 AM     2.1      0.0      2-3        NONE 
     1.7    03/08 PM     1.7      0.0       1         NONE 
     2.1    04/08 AM     2.1      0.0       1         NONE 
 
WINGS NECK 
 
   TOTAL                ASTRO 
    TIDE    DAY/TIME     TIDE    SURGE    WAVES      FLOOD 
    /FT/                 /FT/     /FT/     /FT/    CATEGORY 
  -------  ----------  -------  -------  -------  ---------- 
     3.4    01/07 PM     3.4      0.0       1         NONE 
     5.5    02/08 AM     4.2      1.3      1-2        NONE 
     3.8    02/08 PM     3.5      0.3       3         NONE 
     4.2    03/09 AM     4.2      0.0      1-3        NONE 
     3.6    03/09 PM     3.6      0.0       1         NONE 
     4.1    04/09 AM     4.1      0.0       1         NONE