Barnstable County, Massachusetts
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Weather Alerts: Barnstable County, Massachusetts
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Blizzard Warning
MAZ018-019-021>024-081015-
/O.CON.KBOX.BZ.W.0002.160208T0900Z-160209T0000Z/
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...MATTAPOISETT...
CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET
911 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST
MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS INCLUDING CAPE COD AND THE
ISLANDS. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES AND TOWNS OF BROCKTON...
PLYMOUTH...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN AND NANTUCKET

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY WET SNOW AND STRONG WINDS MAY RESULT IN
DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POSSIBLE POWER OUTAGES. STRONG WINDS AND
HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE BLIZZARD/WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 8 TO 12 INCHES...BUT
POTENTIALLY UP TO 18 INCHES OVER PARTS OF PLYMOUTH COUNTY AND
UPPER CAPE COD. LESS SNOWFALL OF 4 TO 8 INCHES IS EXPECTED FOR
NANTUCKET.

* TIMING...SNOW OVERSPREADS THE AREA BETWEEN 3 AM TO 5 AM MONDAY
MORNING WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW OCCURRING AFTER 7 AM AND INTO THE
EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW INTENSITY WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH BETWEEN 4
PM TO 7 PM. SNOW MAY BEGIN AS A BRIEF PERIOD OF RAIN ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE CAPE AND ISLANDS...BUT WILL QUICKLY FLIP TO
SNOW BY DAYBREAK IF THAT HAPPENS.

* IMPACTS...CONSIDERABLE FALLING AND/OR BLOWING AND DRIFTING
SNOW. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR WITH WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
AT TIMES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS MAY BECOME LOST OR
DISORIENTED... SO PERSONS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE ADVISED TO
STAY INDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OVER 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH CONSIDERABLE FALLING AND/OR
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR WITH
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS MAY
BECOME LOST OR DISORIENTED...SO PERSONS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE
ADVISED TO STAY INDOORS.

&&

$$

Coastal Flood Warning
MAZ019-022-024-081015-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.W.0002.160208T1400Z-160208T1800Z/
EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-NANTUCKET MA-
907 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTLINE FROM PLYMOUTH COUNTY SOUTH
THROUGH CAPE COD INCLUDING NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...AREAS OF MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING ARE EXPECTED.

* TIMING...THE LATE MONDAY MORNING TO MIDDAY HIGH TIDE CYCLE... SPECIFICALLY 9
AM TO 1 PM.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING PRODUCES WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF
VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO THE HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE
AND/OR WAVE ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. LIVES MAY BE AT
RISK FOR PEOPLE WHO PUT THEMSELVES IN HARMS WAY. ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE
MAY BE OBSERVED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

NOCERA/CADIMA

&&

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

SCITUATE

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
8.8- 9.3 07/11 PM -0.2/ 0.2 2-8 NONE
12.1-12.6 08/11 AM 1.7/ 2.2 12-14 MINOR-MDT
11.1-11.6 08/11 PM 1.6/ 2.0 12-14 MINOR
10.9-11.4 09/12 PM 0.2/ 0.7 8-10 NONE
10.2-10.7 10/12 AM 0.2/ 0.8 4-7 NONE
10.8-11.3 10/12 PM -0.2/ 0.3 3-4 NONE

SANDWICH / DENNIS

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
8.9- 9.4 07/11 PM 0.0/ 0.5 1-6 NONE
12.4-12.9 08/11 AM 2.2/ 2.7 8-11 MINOR
11.2-11.7 08/11 PM 1.9/ 2.3 7-10 NONE
11.0-11.5 09/11 AM 0.5/ 1.0 3-4 NONE
10.2-10.7 10/12 AM 0.5/ 1.0 2-3 NONE
10.6-11.1 10/12 PM 0.0/ 0.5 1-2 NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
9.3- 9.8 07/11 PM -0.2/ 0.2 1-2 NONE
12.6-13.1 08/11 AM 1.7/ 2.2 2 MINOR-MDT
11.8-12.3 08/11 PM 1.8/ 2.2 1-4 NONE
11.5-12.0 09/12 PM 0.2/ 0.8 1 NONE
10.8-11.3 10/12 AM 0.4/ 0.9 2-3 NONE
11.3-11.8 10/12 PM 0.0/ 0.5 2-3 NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
5.5- 6.0 07/11 PM -0.2/ 0.3 3-8 NONE
8.8- 9.3 08/11 AM 1.9/ 2.3 14-17 MINOR
7.5- 8.0 09/12 AM 1.6/ 2.0 13-15 NONE
7.3- 7.8 09/12 PM 0.2/ 0.8 8-10 NONE
6.7- 7.2 10/01 AM 0.4/ 0.9 5-6 NONE
7.0- 7.5 10/01 PM -0.2/ 0.3 5 NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
3.2- 3.7 07/11 PM -0.3/ 0.2 1-2 NONE
5.9- 6.4 08/11 AM 1.3/ 1.8 3-4 NONE
5.2- 5.7 09/12 AM 1.5/ 2.0 2-3 NONE
5.0- 5.5 09/12 PM 0.2/ 0.8 1 NONE
4.4- 4.9 10/01 AM 0.4/ 0.9 2 NONE
4.6- 5.1 10/01 PM -0.2/ 0.3 3 NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
1.3- 1.8 07/07 PM -0.7/-0.2 1 NONE
3.6- 4.1 08/08 AM 1.1/ 1.6 2 NONE
3.2- 3.7 08/08 PM 1.2/ 1.7 2-3 NONE
3.5- 4.0 09/09 AM 1.0/ 1.5 1 NONE
2.7- 3.2 09/09 PM 0.6/ 1.1 1 NONE
2.5- 3.0 10/09 AM 0.0/ 0.5 1-2 NONE

WINGS NECK

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
3.2- 3.7 07/08 PM -0.7/-0.2 1 NONE
5.1- 5.6 08/09 AM 0.4/ 0.9 1 NONE
5.0- 5.5 08/09 PM 0.9/ 1.4 1 NONE
5.9- 6.4 09/09 AM 1.1/ 1.6 1 NONE
4.9- 5.4 09/10 PM 0.5/ 1.0 1 NONE
4.7- 5.2 10/10 AM 0.0/ 0.5 1 NONE

NANTUCKET HARBOR

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
2.7- 3.2 07/11 PM -0.2/ 0.2 2-5 NONE
5.6- 6.1 08/12 PM 2.0/ 2.5 7-8 MODERATE
4.7- 5.2 09/12 AM 1.6/ 2.0 4-6 MINOR
4.0- 4.5 09/12 PM 0.4/ 0.9 3 NONE
3.6- 4.1 10/01 AM 0.2/ 0.8 2-3 NONE
3.5- 4.0 10/01 PM -0.2/ 0.2 2-3 NONE

NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
3.1- 3.6 07/11 PM 0.0/ 0.5 3-7 NONE
5.9- 6.4 08/11 AM 2.2/ 2.7 10-11 MINOR-MDT
5.0- 5.5 09/12 AM 1.7/ 2.2 10 NONE
4.0- 4.5 09/12 PM 0.4/ 0.9 7-9 NONE
3.7- 4.2 10/01 AM 0.4/ 0.9 4-5 NONE
3.6- 4.1 10/01 PM -0.2/ 0.3 6 NONE

NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
2.0- 2.5 07/11 PM -0.3/ 0.2 2-4 NONE
4.0- 4.5 08/11 AM 1.3/ 1.8 5-6 NONE
4.2- 4.7 09/12 AM 1.7/ 2.2 5-7 NONE
3.2- 3.7 09/12 PM 0.4/ 0.9 4-5 NONE
2.8- 3.4 10/01 AM 0.2/ 0.8 3 NONE
2.5- 3.0 10/01 PM -0.3/ 0.2 5 NONE

$$

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