NOAA: High Wind Warning, Rain today

Winds could gust to 60 mph

The National Weather service has posted a High Wind Warning through 8 p.m. today and a Coastal Flood Advisory through 6 p.m.

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain before 3pm, then rain and snow. High near 38. Windy, with a northeast wind 29 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain and snow before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain between 10pm and 11pm. Low around 37. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
 

High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Taunton MA
409 AM EDT Sat Apr 1 2017

MAZ022-011615-
/O.UPG.KBOX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-170402T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KBOX.HW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170402T0000Z/
Barnstable MA-
Including the cities of Chatham, Falmouth, and Provincetown
409 AM EDT Sat Apr 1 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening. The Wind
Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Location...Cape Cod.

* Winds...Northeast 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing...The strongest winds will come in two rounds. The first
  early this morning with a second likely stronger round this
  afternoon and early evening.

* Impacts...These winds combined with pockets of heavy rain may
  lead to a few downed trees...tree limbs and isolated power
  outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning is issued when sustained winds of 40 mph are
expected for at least one hour, with gusts of 58 mph or greater
at any time. Damage to trees, power lines, and property are
possible with winds of this magnitude. Power outages are likely.
Take action to secure loose outdoor objects.

&&

$$


 

Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
412 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

MAZ022-023-011615-
/O.CON.KBOX.CF.Y.0011.170401T1800Z-170401T2200Z/
BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-
412 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...SANDWICH TO DENNIS, TRURO TO CHATHAM, AND EAST AND NORTHEAST
  FACING SHORELINES OF MARTHA`S VINEYARD.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...GENERALLY 1.5 TO 2 FEET.

* TIMING...WITHIN AN HOUR OR TWO OF THE AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...AREAS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ARE LIKELY WITH
  POCKETS OF INUNDATION UP TO AROUND A FOOT DEEP. A FEW SPOTS MAY EXPERIENCE
  ANOTHER ROUND OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AROUND THE TIME OF THE EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING HIGH TIDE.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...SOME EROSION IS LIKELY ALONG THESE STRETCHES OF
  COASTLINE, ESPECIALLY THE REACH OF COASTLINE ON THE OCEAN SIDE OF CAPE COD.
  ADDITIONAL EROSION MAY OCCUR AROUND THE TIME OF THE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
  HIGH TIDE, ESPECIALLY ALONG THE OCEAN SIDE OF CAPE COD.

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.

SANDWICH / DENNIS

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.6-12.1    01/03 AM    0.4/ 0.9    4-5       NONE
   11.6-12.1    01/04 PM    1.5/ 2.0    6-9       NONE
   12.2-12.7    02/04 AM    1.3/ 1.8    4-6       NONE
    9.5-10.0    02/05 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
   10.3-10.8    03/05 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    2-3       NONE
    9.1- 9.6    03/06 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE

PROVINCETOWN HARBOR

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    11.9-12.4    01/03 AM    0.2/ 0.7     3        NONE
   11.6-12.1    01/04 PM    1.0/ 1.5    6-7       NONE
   11.6-12.1    02/04 AM    0.2/ 0.7    2-3       NONE
   10.0-10.5    02/05 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
   10.8-11.3    03/05 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     2        NONE
    9.5-10.0    03/06 PM   -0.2/ 0.2    1-2       NONE

CHATHAM - EAST COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    7.0- 7.5    01/04 AM    0.5/ 1.0    8-10      NONE
    7.4- 7.9    01/04 PM    1.8/ 2.2   13-14      NONE
    7.4- 7.9    02/05 AM    0.9/ 1.4    8-10      NONE
    5.2- 5.7    02/05 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     5        NONE
    6.2- 6.7    03/06 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     5        NONE
    5.1- 5.6    03/07 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     3        NONE

CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.9- 5.4    01/04 AM    0.5/ 1.0     3        NONE
    4.6- 5.1    01/05 PM    1.0/ 1.5     3        NONE
    4.4- 4.9    02/05 AM    0.1/ 0.6    2-3       NONE
    3.4- 3.9    02/06 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     2        NONE
    4.0- 4.5    03/06 AM   -0.2/ 0.2    1-2       NONE
    3.2- 3.7    03/07 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE

BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    3.1- 3.6    01/01 PM    0.8/ 1.3     3        NONE
    3.1- 3.6    02/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9    2-3       NONE
    2.2- 2.7    02/02 PM    0.0/ 0.5     2        NONE
    2.2- 2.7    03/02 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE
    2.1- 2.6    03/02 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE

WINGS NECK

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    4.7- 5.2    01/12 PM    0.5/ 1.0     3        NONE
    5.0- 5.5    02/01 AM    0.4/ 0.9    1-3       NONE
    4.0- 4.5    02/01 PM    0.1/ 0.6    1-2       NONE
    4.2- 4.7    03/02 AM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE
    3.7- 4.2    03/02 PM   -0.2/ 0.2     1        NONE

VINEYARD HAVEN

     TOTAL
      TIDE      DAY/TIME     SURGE     WAVES      FLOOD
      /FT/                    /FT/      /FT/    CATEGORY
  -----------  ----------  ---------  -------  ----------
    2.8- 3.4    01/04 AM    0.9/ 1.4    3-4       NONE
    3.6- 4.1    01/04 PM    1.9/ 2.3    3-4       NONE
    2.2- 2.7    02/05 AM    0.2/ 0.8    1-3       NONE
    1.5- 2.0    02/05 PM   -0.2/ 0.3    1-2       NONE
    1.8- 2.2    03/06 AM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE
    1.5- 2.0    03/06 PM   -0.2/ 0.3     1        NONE

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Taunton MA
407 AM EDT Sat Apr 1 2017

MAZ022-020815-
Barnstable MA-
407 AM EDT Sat Apr 1 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeastern Massachusetts.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Wind Warning.
   Coastal Flood Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There is a low risk of strong easterly winds on Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.

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