Boston, MA

12:11 AM EDT on May 26, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Coastal Flood Advisory

Elev 0 ft 42.36 °N, 71.06 °W | Updated 9 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
50.7 °F
Feels Like 50.7 °F
N
0.6
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 3.7 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.60 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Overcast 400 ft
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:13 AM 8:09 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBOS 260354Z 02015KT 1 1/2SM -DZ BR OVC004 11/11 A2960 RMK AO2 SFC VIS 1 3/4 SLP023 P0001 T01060106
Pressure 29.60 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Overcast 400 ft
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:13 AM 8:09 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBOS 260354Z 02015KT 1 1/2SM -DZ BR OVC004 11/11 A2960 RMK AO2 SFC VIS 1 3/4 SLP023 P0001 T01060106

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Watches & Warnings

Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:40 PM EDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 3 am EDT Friday...

* locations... includes the Massachusetts East Coast including Nantucket.

* Tidal departure... three quarters to a foot.

* Timing... late evening high tide generally between 1100 PM and 1 am.

* Coastal flood impacts... widespread minor coastal flooding will occur
tonight. Splashover and beach erosion at typically prone flood spots.
Shoreline roads may be impacted. Biggest concern is across Essex County
which will see the highest surge values.

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 impact on property is minimal.



Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Newburyport
MLLW categories - minor 11.0 ft, moderate 12.5 ft, major 14.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.0 ft, major 4.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 11.1/11.6 1.6/ 2.0 0.9/ 1.4 6 minor
26/01 PM 8.8/ 9.3 -0.8/-0.2 -0.2/ 0.2 4 none
27/01 am 10.2/10.7 0.7/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.2 3 none
27/01 PM 8.8/ 9.3 -0.8/-0.2 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none
28/02 am 10.2/10.7 0.7/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none
28/02 PM 8.8/ 9.3 -0.8/-0.2 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Gloucester Harbor
MLLW categories - minor 12.0 ft, moderate 14.5 ft, major 15.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 12.4/12.9 2.8/ 3.4 0.9/ 1.4 6 minor
26/12 PM 10.7/11.2 1.2/ 1.7 0.4/ 0.9 4-5 none
27/01 am 11.7/12.2 2.2/ 2.7 0.1/ 0.6 3-4 none
27/01 PM 10.4/10.9 0.9/ 1.4 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
28/01 am 11.4/11.9 1.9/ 2.3 -0.2/ 0.2 1-2 none
28/02 PM 10.1/10.6 0.6/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none

Boston Harbor
MLLW categories - minor 12.5 ft, moderate 15.0 ft, major 16.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.4 ft, moderate 4.9 ft, major 5.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 12.7/13.2 2.6/ 3.1 0.6/ 1.1 1-2 minor
26/12 PM 11.1/11.6 1.0/ 1.5 0.2/ 0.7 1-2 none
27/01 am 12.2/12.7 2.1/ 2.6 -0.2/ 0.3 1 minor
27/01 PM 10.8/11.3 0.7/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none
28/01 am 12.0/12.5 1.9/ 2.3 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none
28/02 PM 10.5/11.0 0.4/ 0.9 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Revere
MLLW categories - minor 12.5 ft, moderate 15.0 ft, major 16.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.6 ft, moderate 5.1 ft, major 6.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 12.6/13.1 2.7/ 3.2 0.6/ 1.1 4-5 minor
26/12 PM 11.2/11.7 1.3/ 1.8 0.4/ 0.9 3 none
27/01 am 12.2/12.7 2.2/ 2.7 0.1/ 0.6 2-3 none
27/01 PM 10.9/11.4 1.0/ 1.5 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
28/01 am 11.9/12.4 2.0/ 2.5 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none
28/02 PM 10.5/11.0 0.6/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none

Scituate
MLLW categories - minor 11.5 ft, moderate 14.0 ft, major 16.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 4.3 ft, major 6.3 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 11.9/12.4 2.2/ 2.7 0.6/ 1.1 5 minor
26/12 PM 10.3/10.8 0.6/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.7 3-4 none
27/01 am 11.5/12.0 1.8/ 2.2 -0.2/ 0.3 3 none
27/01 PM 10.0/10.5 0.2/ 0.8 -0.2/ 0.3 2 none
28/01 am 11.4/11.9 1.7/ 2.2 -0.2/ 0.2 1-2 none
28/02 PM 9.9/10.4 0.2/ 0.7 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Sandwich / Dennis
MLLW categories - minor 13.0 ft, moderate 14.0 ft, major 15.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.7 ft, moderate 3.7 ft, major 5.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 12.4/12.9 2.1/ 2.6 0.6/ 1.1 2 none
26/12 PM 11.0/11.5 0.7/ 1.1 0.5/ 1.0 2 none
27/01 am 12.2/12.7 1.9/ 2.3 0.2/ 0.7 2-3 none
27/01 PM 10.7/11.2 0.4/ 0.9 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
28/02 am 11.8/12.3 1.5/ 2.0 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none
28/02 PM 10.3/10.8 0.0/ 0.5 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Provincetown Harbor
MLLW categories - minor 12.5 ft, moderate 13.5 ft, major 15.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.4 ft, moderate 3.4 ft, major 4.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 12.9/13.4 2.7/ 3.2 0.5/ 1.0 2 minor
26/12 PM 11.5/12.0 1.4/ 1.9 0.4/ 0.9 2 none
27/01 am 12.6/13.1 2.5/ 3.0 0.1/ 0.6 2 minor
27/01 PM 11.2/11.7 1.1/ 1.6 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
28/02 am 12.2/12.7 2.1/ 2.6 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none
28/02 PM 10.8/11.3 0.7/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Chatham - East Coast
MLLW categories - minor 9.5 ft, moderate 12.0 ft, major 13.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 4.3 ft, major 5.3 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/01 am 7.4/ 7.9 -0.3/ 0.2 0.6/ 1.1 5 none
26/01 PM 6.0/ 6.5 -1.8/-1.3 0.2/ 0.8 4-5 none
27/01 am 7.0/ 7.5 -0.8/-0.2 0.1/ 0.6 4 none
27/02 PM 5.7/ 6.2 -2.0/-1.5 0.1/ 0.6 2-3 none
28/02 am 6.7/ 7.2 -1.1/-0.6 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none

Chatham - South Coast
MLLW categories - minor 9.0 ft, moderate 10.5 ft, major 11.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 4.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 7.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/01 am 5.1/ 5.6 0.6/ 1.1 0.5/ 1.0 2 none
26/02 PM 3.7/ 4.2 -0.8/-0.2 0.1/ 0.6 3 none
27/02 am 4.7/ 5.2 0.2/ 0.7 0.0/ 0.5 2 none
27/02 PM 3.9/ 4.4 -0.7/-0.2 0.1/ 0.6 1-2 none
28/02 am 4.5/ 5.0 0.0/ 0.5 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none

Buzzards Bay - Woods Hole
MLLW categories - minor 5.5 ft, moderate 7.0 ft, major 8.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 3.5 ft, moderate 5.0 ft, major 6.5 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 3.7/ 4.2 1.8/ 2.2 0.5/ 1.0 1-2 none
26/09 am 3.1/ 3.6 1.1/ 1.6 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
26/10 PM 3.4/ 3.9 1.4/ 1.9 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
27/10 am 3.2/ 3.7 1.2/ 1.7 0.4/ 0.9 1-2 none
27/11 PM 3.2/ 3.7 1.2/ 1.7 0.0/ 0.5 1 none
28/11 am 2.6/ 3.1 0.6/ 1.1 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none

Wings Neck
MLLW categories - minor 6.5 ft, moderate 9.0 ft, major 11.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 4.7 ft, major 7.2 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
25/09 PM 6.2/ 6.7 1.9/ 2.3 0.7/ 1.1 1 none
26/09 am 5.0/ 5.5 0.7/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
26/09 PM 5.6/ 6.1 1.3/ 1.8 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
27/10 am 5.1/ 5.6 0.8/ 1.3 0.4/ 0.9 1 none
27/10 PM 5.5/ 6.0 1.2/ 1.7 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
28/11 am 4.6/ 5.1 0.2/ 0.8 -0.2/ 0.3 1 none

Nantucket Harbor
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 6.5 ft, major 8.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.4 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.4 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/01 am 4.5/ 5.0 0.9/ 1.4 0.5/ 1.0 2-3 none
26/01 PM 3.2/ 3.7 -0.5/ 0.0 0.1/ 0.6 3-4 none
27/02 am 4.0/ 4.5 0.4/ 0.9 0.0/ 0.5 3 none
27/02 PM 3.1/ 3.6 -0.6/-0.1 0.0/ 0.5 2 none
28/03 am 3.7/ 4.2 0.2/ 0.7 -0.2/ 0.2 1-2 none

Nantucket East Coast - erosion impacts

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/01 am 5.0/ 5.5 0.9/ 1.4 0.6/ 1.1 4-5 none
26/01 PM 3.9/ 4.4 -0.2/ 0.2 0.2/ 0.7 5 none
27/01 am 4.7/ 5.2 0.6/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.7 4-5 none
27/02 PM 3.7/ 4.2 -0.3/ 0.2 0.1/ 0.6 3 none
28/02 am 4.2/ 4.7 0.2/ 0.7 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none

Nantucket - Madaket area erosion impacts

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
26/12 am 3.2/ 3.7 1.9/ 2.3 0.4/ 0.9 4-5 none
26/01 PM 2.5/ 3.0 1.1/ 1.6 0.0/ 0.5 6-7 none
27/01 am 3.0/ 3.5 1.6/ 2.0 0.0/ 0.5 5 none
27/02 PM 2.6/ 3.1 1.2/ 1.7 0.1/ 0.6 3 none
28/02 am 2.7/ 3.2 1.4/ 1.9 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none


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