Charlestown, MA

3:31 PM EDT on May 28, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Charlestown | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Statement Active Notice: Coastal Flood Statement

Elev 46 ft 42.37 °N, 71.06 °W | Updated 31 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
60.6 °F
Feels Like 60.6 °F
N
5.6
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 7.4 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 6000 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:11 AM 8:11 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KBOS 281854Z 08010KT 10SM OVC060 14/11 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP154 SHRA DSNT S-SW T01390111
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 6000 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:11 AM 8:11 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KBOS 281854Z 08010KT 10SM OVC060 14/11 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP154 SHRA DSNT S-SW T01390111

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Coastal Flood Statement
Issued: 2:52 PM EDT May. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Very minor coastal flooding possible on the typically most vulnerable
shoreline roads between midnight and 4 am Monday...

* location... East Coast of Massachusetts including Nantucket.

* Tidal departure... around or just above one half foot.

* Timing... around the time of high tide... between midnight and 4 am Monday.

* Coastal flood impacts... very minor inundation of the typical most vulnerable
shoreline roads.


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 9.3/ 9.8 -0.2/ 0.2 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
29/03 am 10.5/11.0 1.0/ 1.5 0.2/ 0.8 2-3 none
29/03 PM 9.1/ 9.6 -0.5/ 0.0 0.2/ 0.8 2-3 none
30/04 am 10.1/10.6 0.6/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.8 3-4 none
30/04 PM 8.5/ 9.0 -1.1/-0.6 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none
31/04 am 9.2/ 9.7 -0.3/ 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 10.6/11.1 1.1/ 1.6 0.4/ 0.9 2-3 none
29/02 am 11.7/12.2 2.2/ 2.7 0.4/ 0.9 3 none
29/03 PM 10.6/11.1 1.1/ 1.6 0.6/ 1.1 3-4 none
30/03 am 11.6/12.1 2.1/ 2.6 0.7/ 1.1 4 none
30/04 PM 9.8/10.3 0.2/ 0.8 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
31/04 am 10.4/10.9 0.9/ 1.4 0.0/ 0.5 2 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 11.0/11.5 0.9/ 1.4 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
29/02 am 12.2/12.7 2.1/ 2.6 0.2/ 0.8 1 minor
29/03 PM 10.8/11.3 0.7/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
30/03 am 11.7/12.2 1.6/ 2.0 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
30/04 PM 10.0/10.5 -0.2/ 0.3 -0.2/ 0.2 1 none
31/04 am 10.6/11.1 0.5/ 1.0 -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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 11.0/11.5 1.1/ 1.6 0.4/ 0.9 2 none
29/02 am 12.2/12.7 2.2/ 2.7 0.5/ 1.0 2 none
29/03 PM 11.1/11.6 1.2/ 1.7 0.7/ 1.1 3-4 none
30/03 am 12.0/12.5 2.1/ 2.6 0.7/ 1.1 3-4 none
30/04 PM 10.2/10.7 0.2/ 0.8 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
31/04 am 10.7/11.2 0.8/ 1.3 0.0/ 0.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 10.4/10.9 0.7/ 1.1 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
29/02 am 11.7/12.2 2.0/ 2.5 0.2/ 0.8 2-3 minor
29/03 PM 10.3/10.8 0.6/ 1.1 0.4/ 0.9 3-4 none
30/03 am 11.4/11.9 1.7/ 2.2 0.4/ 0.9 4 none
30/04 PM 9.6/10.1 -0.2/ 0.3 -0.2/ 0.2 2 none
31/04 am 10.3/10.8 0.6/ 1.1 -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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 10.9/11.4 0.6/ 1.1 0.4/ 0.9 1 none
29/02 am 12.1/12.6 1.8/ 2.2 0.5/ 1.0 1 none
29/03 PM 10.9/11.4 0.6/ 1.1 0.7/ 1.1 2 none
30/03 am 11.9/12.4 1.6/ 2.0 0.7/ 1.1 1-2 none
30/04 PM 10.1/10.6 -0.2/ 0.2 0.2/ 0.7 1 none
31/04 am 10.6/11.1 0.2/ 0.8 0.0/ 0.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/02 PM 11.3/11.8 1.2/ 1.7 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
29/02 am 12.5/13.0 2.3/ 2.8 0.4/ 0.9 1 none
29/03 PM 11.3/11.8 1.2/ 1.7 0.6/ 1.1 1-2 none
30/03 am 12.3/12.8 2.2/ 2.7 0.7/ 1.1 1 none
30/04 PM 10.6/11.1 0.5/ 1.0 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
31/04 am 11.0/11.5 0.9/ 1.4 -0.2/ 0.3 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/03 PM 6.0/ 6.5 -1.8/-1.3 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
29/03 am 7.2/ 7.7 -0.6/-0.1 0.4/ 0.9 3 none
29/04 PM 6.2/ 6.8 -1.5/-1.0 0.6/ 1.1 5 none
30/04 am 7.2/ 7.7 -0.6/-0.1 0.6/ 1.1 4-5 none
30/05 PM 5.7/ 6.2 -2.0/-1.6 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
31/05 am 6.2/ 6.7 -1.6/-1.1 -0.2/ 0.3 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/03 PM 4.0/ 4.5 -0.5/ 0.0 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
29/03 am 5.2/ 5.7 0.7/ 1.1 0.5/ 1.0 1 none
29/04 PM 4.5/ 5.0 0.0/ 0.5 0.8/ 1.3 2 none
30/04 am 5.2/ 5.7 0.7/ 1.1 0.7/ 1.1 1 none
30/05 PM 3.7/ 4.2 -0.8/-0.2 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
31/05 am 4.2/ 4.7 -0.2/ 0.2 0.0/ 0.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/11 PM 3.6/ 4.1 1.6/ 2.0 0.5/ 1.0 1 none
29/12 PM 3.2/ 3.7 1.3/ 1.8 0.7/ 1.1 1-2 none
30/12 am 3.7/ 4.2 1.7/ 2.2 0.8/ 1.3 1 none
30/01 PM 2.7/ 3.2 0.7/ 1.1 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
31/01 am 2.7/ 3.2 0.8/ 1.3 0.1/ 0.6 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/11 PM 5.7/ 6.2 1.4/ 1.9 0.5/ 1.0 1 none
29/12 PM 5.1/ 5.6 0.8/ 1.3 0.6/ 1.1 1 none
30/12 am 5.6/ 6.1 1.3/ 1.8 0.8/ 1.3 1 none
30/01 PM 4.5/ 5.0 0.2/ 0.7 0.1/ 0.6 1 none
31/01 am 4.6/ 5.1 0.2/ 0.8 0.1/ 0.6 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/03 PM 3.4/ 3.9 -0.2/ 0.2 0.2/ 0.8 1 none
29/04 am 4.2/ 4.7 0.7/ 1.1 0.4/ 0.9 1-2 none
29/04 PM 3.9/ 4.4 0.2/ 0.8 0.8/ 1.3 3 none
30/04 am 4.5/ 5.0 0.9/ 1.4 0.7/ 1.1 2 none
30/05 PM 3.2/ 3.7 -0.5/ 0.0 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
31/05 am 3.6/ 4.1 0.0/ 0.5 0.0/ 0.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/03 PM 3.9/ 4.4 -0.2/ 0.2 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
29/03 am 4.7/ 5.2 0.7/ 1.1 0.4/ 0.9 2-3 none
29/04 PM 4.2/ 4.7 0.2/ 0.7 0.7/ 1.1 5 none
30/04 am 5.0/ 5.5 0.9/ 1.4 0.7/ 1.1 4 none
30/05 PM 3.7/ 4.2 -0.5/ 0.0 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
31/05 am 4.0/ 4.5 -0.2/ 0.3 0.0/ 0.5 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
28/03 PM 2.7/ 3.2 1.4/ 1.9 0.2/ 0.8 2 none
29/03 am 3.2/ 3.7 1.9/ 2.3 0.4/ 0.9 2-3 none
29/04 PM 3.2/ 3.7 1.8/ 2.2 0.8/ 1.3 3 none
30/04 am 3.5/ 4.0 2.1/ 2.6 0.7/ 1.1 2 none
30/05 PM 2.5/ 3.0 1.1/ 1.6 0.1/ 0.6 2 none
31/05 am 2.7/ 3.2 1.3/ 1.8 0.0/ 0.5 2 none


Frank

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