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Coastal Flood Statement
MAZ020-RIZ002-004-006-007-090200-
/O.NEW.KBOX.CF.S.0001.160209T0000Z-160209T0200Z/
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-EASTERN KENT RI-WASHINGTON RI-
NEWPORT RI-
639 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE DURING THE EVENING
HIGH TIDE...

* LOCATION...VULNERABLE RHODE ISLAND SHORELINE AS WELL AS THE
BRISTOL COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS SHORELINE.

* COASTAL FLOODING...POCKETS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 7 AND 9 PM.

* IMPACTS...A SWELL MOVING ONTO THE SOUTH COAST WILL BE ENOUGH TO
CAUSE SOME SPOTTY MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ABOUT NARRAGANSETT BAY
AND SPLASHOVER ALONG EXPOSED SHORELINES FROM FAIRHAVEN TO POINT
JUDITH...INCLUDING THE NEWPORT SOUTH FACING BEACHES.

&&

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

NARRAGANSETT BAY - FOX POINT

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
6.4- 6.9 08/08 PM 1.2/ 1.7 1-3 NONE
6.8- 7.3 09/08 AM 1.1/ 1.6 1 NONE
5.7- 6.2 09/09 PM 0.2/ 0.8 1 NONE
6.2- 6.8 10/09 AM 0.6/ 1.1 1 NONE
5.7- 6.2 10/10 PM 0.2/ 0.7 1 NONE
5.2- 5.7 11/10 AM -0.3/ 0.2 1 NONE

NARRAGANSETT BAY - CONIMICUT POINT

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
6.0- 6.5 08/08 PM 1.2/ 1.7 1-3 NONE
6.4- 6.9 09/08 AM 1.1/ 1.6 1 NONE
5.4- 5.9 09/09 PM 0.4/ 0.9 1 NONE
5.9- 6.4 10/09 AM 0.6/ 1.1 1 NONE
5.2- 5.7 10/10 PM 0.2/ 0.7 1 NONE
4.7- 5.2 11/10 AM -0.3/ 0.2 1 NONE

POINT JUDITH

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
4.9- 5.4 08/08 PM 1.5/ 2.0 6-7 NONE
4.7- 5.2 09/08 AM 1.1/ 1.6 5-6 NONE
4.0- 4.5 09/08 PM 0.5/ 1.0 4-5 NONE
4.2- 4.7 10/09 AM 0.5/ 1.0 5-6 NONE
3.7- 4.2 10/09 PM 0.2/ 0.7 5 NONE
3.1- 3.6 11/10 AM -0.5/ 0.0 4-5 NONE

WESTERLY

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
4.4- 4.9 08/08 PM 1.5/ 2.0 5 NONE
4.2- 4.7 09/09 AM 1.0/ 1.5 4 NONE
3.5- 4.0 09/09 PM 0.4/ 0.9 3-4 NONE
3.6- 4.1 10/10 AM 0.4/ 0.9 4 NONE
3.2- 3.7 10/10 PM 0.1/ 0.6 3-4 NONE
2.7- 3.2 11/10 AM -0.5/ 0.0 2-3 NONE

NEWPORT HARBOR

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
5.5- 6.0 08/08 PM 1.5/ 2.0 2-3 NONE
5.4- 5.9 09/08 AM 1.1/ 1.6 1 NONE
4.5- 5.0 09/08 PM 0.4/ 0.9 1 NONE
4.9- 5.4 10/09 AM 0.5/ 1.0 1 NONE
4.4- 4.9 10/09 PM 0.2/ 0.7 1-2 NONE
3.9- 4.4 11/10 AM -0.3/ 0.2 1-2 NONE

WESTPORT

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
5.2- 5.7 08/08 PM 1.5/ 2.0 5-6 NONE
5.2- 5.7 09/08 AM 1.0/ 1.5 3-4 NONE
4.5- 5.0 09/08 PM 0.5/ 1.0 3 NONE
4.7- 5.2 10/09 AM 0.5/ 1.0 4-5 NONE
4.2- 4.7 10/09 PM 0.2/ 0.7 4-5 NONE
3.7- 4.2 11/10 AM -0.3/ 0.2 4 NONE

FALL RIVER

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
6.2- 6.8 08/08 PM 1.2/ 1.7 1-3 NONE
6.7- 7.2 09/08 AM 1.2/ 1.7 1 NONE
5.6- 6.1 09/09 PM 0.4/ 0.9 1 NONE
6.1- 6.6 10/09 AM 0.6/ 1.1 1 NONE
5.6- 6.1 10/10 PM 0.2/ 0.8 1 NONE
5.2- 5.7 11/10 AM -0.2/ 0.2 1 NONE

NEW BEDFORD - OUTSIDE HURRICANE BARRIER

TOTAL
TIDE DAY/TIME SURGE WAVES FLOOD
/FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY
----------- ---------- --------- ------- ----------
5.6- 6.1 08/08 PM 1.5/ 2.0 3-4 NONE
5.5- 6.0 09/08 AM 1.0/ 1.5 1-2 NONE
4.6- 5.1 09/09 PM 0.4/ 0.9 1 NONE
5.0- 5.5 10/09 AM 0.5/ 1.0 1 NONE
4.6- 5.1 10/09 PM 0.2/ 0.7 1 NONE
4.0- 4.5 11/10 AM -0.3/ 0.2 2 NONE

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
MAZ018-019-021>024-RIZ008-090500-
/O.CAN.KBOX.BZ.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
/O.EXB.KBOX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160209T0500Z/
WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...MATTAPOISETT...
CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...
BLOCK ISLAND
705 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...CAPE COD...AND THE ISLANDS.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
BETWEEN 7PM AND MIDNIGHT...RESULTING IN STORM TOTALS OF 8 TO 12
INCHES.

* TIMING...STEADY SNOW CONTINUES THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW ON ANY UNPLOWED OR UNTREATED
SURFACES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
MAZ005>007-012>017-020-RIZ001>007-090500-
/O.CAN.KBOX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160209T1200Z/
/O.EXB.KBOX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160209T0500Z/
CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-
SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-
SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...
GLOUCESTER...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...
CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...FALL RIVER...
NEW BEDFORD...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...
WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT
705 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL AND EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...AS WELL AS RHODE
ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
BETWEEN 7PM AND MIDNIGHT...WITH STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...STEADY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 9 PM AND THEN DIMINISHES
WITH MINOR ACCUMULATIONS THEREAFTER.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE SLOW ON ANY UNPLOWED OR UNTREATED
SURFACES.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW AND/OR ICE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP IN THE AFFECTED AREAS...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT. ANY SNOW OR ICE WOULD RESULT IN SLIPPERY
CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW FREEZING...MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY
CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS CAN EASILY
DEVELOP.

&&

$$

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