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Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:40 PM EDT on October 22, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2014


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 9 PM this
evening to 2 PM EDT Thursday...

* location... the primary area of concern is north of Cape Ann as
well as the Scituate area. In addition... beach erosion is
expected along the exposed beaches of Salisbury and Plum
Island.

* Coastal flooding... minor coastal flooding and beach erosion.

* Timing... the high tide cycles late tonight and again midday
Thursday.

* Impacts... splash over and minor coastal flooding of the most
vulnerable shore roads is possible during the times of high
tide. In addition... beach erosion is expected along the exposed
beaches of Salisbury and Plum Island.

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.



All tide heights are relative to mean lower low water.
Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Newburyport

   total astro
    tide day/time tide surge waves flood
    /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
     9.3 22/12 PM 8.0 1.3 7-8 none
    10.3 23/12 am 8.0 2.3 9-10 minor
    10.0 23/12 PM 8.6 1.4 12-18 minor
     8.4 24/12 am 8.1 0.3 6 none
     8.9 24/01 PM 8.9 0.0 3-4 none
     8.2 25/01 am 8.2 0.0 3 none

Gloucester Harbor

   total astro
    tide day/time tide surge waves flood
    /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
     9.6 22/12 PM 8.3 1.3 11-12 none
    11.0 22/11 PM 8.6 2.4 12 none
    10.5 23/11 am 9.2 1.3 12-15 none
     9.0 24/12 am 8.7 0.3 6-7 none
     9.4 24/12 PM 9.4 0.0 5 none
     8.7 25/12 am 8.7 0.0 3-4 none

Revere

   total astro
    tide day/time tide surge waves flood
    /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
    10.0 22/12 PM 8.8 1.2 6 none
    11.0 22/11 PM 9.2 1.8 7 none
    11.1 23/11 am 9.8 1.3 8-10 none
     9.7 24/12 am 9.3 0.4 5 none
    10.0 24/12 PM 10.0 0.0 3-4 none
     9.4 25/01 am 9.4 0.0 2-3 none

Scituate

   total astro
    tide day/time tide surge waves flood
    /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ /ft/ category
------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ----------
     9.9 22/12 PM 8.6 1.3 8 none
    10.6 22/11 PM 8.8 1.8 9 none
    10.8 23/12 PM 9.4 1.4 9-12 minor
     9.3 24/12 am 8.9 0.4 6 none
     9.6 24/12 PM 9.6 0.0 5 none
     9.0 25/01 am 9.0 0.0 3-4 none


Frank

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336 PM EDT Wed Oct 22 2014

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire...
including the following counties... in Massachusetts...
Bristol... Essex... Middlesex... Norfolk... Plymouth and Suffolk.
In southern New Hampshire... Hillsborough.

* Through Thursday morning

* an area of heavy rain will over spread the region this evening.
Periods of heavy rain will continue at times through Thursday
morning... before tapering to scattered showers by Thursday
afternoon.

* A widespread 1.50 to 2.50 inches of rain is anticipated... but
localized 4 inch amounts are possible. This may result in
pockets of localized flooding... especially in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Frank


Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:26 PM EDT on October 22, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday...

* location... northeast Massachusetts including the Boston
metropolitan area.

* Winds... northeast 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... the strongest winds will occur tonight with gusts up
to 50 mph possible. The highest of these winds will be across
coastal Essex County.

* Impacts... these strong winds may result in some downed tree
limbs and even isolated power outages. The heavy rain combined
with many fully leafed trees will likely exacerbate the
potential for downed tree limbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph. Winds
this strong are capable of Downing small tree limbs and
branches... possibly causing isolated power outages. Driving can
also be difficult... especially for high profile vehicles.


Tonight.
Frank

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Local Storm Report



10/22/2014 0515 PM

Lynn, Essex County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires




10/22/2014 0520 PM

Marblehead, Essex County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Tree down on wires on Ruby Avenue




10/22/2014 0537 PM

Lynn, Essex County.

Non-thunderstorm wind damage, reported by amateur radio.


            Trees down on houses on Minot and linwoods
            streets... and lebel Road


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:17 PM EDT on October 22, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 4
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Skywarn spotters... cooperative observers... media and
Highway departments for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/Boston

***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Essex County...
   5 WNW Beverly 47 520 PM 10/22 ASOS
   Rockport 46 455 PM 10/22 amateur radio

... Norfolk County...
   3 SSW Milton 49 504 PM 10/22 ASOS

... Plymouth County...
   Scituate 48 509 PM 10/22 Humarock Beach
   4 SW Plymouth 46 426 PM 10/22 ASOS

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 51 515 PM 10/22 ASOS
   Winthrop 47 452 PM 10/22 amateur radio

Rhode Island

... Washington County...
   Block Island 46 515 PM 10/22 AWOS


***********************sustained wind***********************

Location wind time/date comments
                        speed of
                         mph measurement

Massachusetts

... Suffolk County...
   1 N East Boston 41 528 PM 10/22 ASOS


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