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Brockton, MA Area Weather Advisories

Coastal Flood Warning

Issued: Sunday, January 25, 10:01 pm EST
Expires: Tuesday, January 27, 7:00 am EST

SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING AND SEVERE BEACH EROSION EXPECTED FOR THE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND POSSIBLY AGAIN FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY.

COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

LOCATION:
THE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST INCLUDING CAPE COD AND NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING, MODERATE TO ISOLATED POCKETS OF MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED ALONG WITH SEVERE BEACH EROSION.

TIMING:
DURING THE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND POSSIBLY AGAIN FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

IMPACTS:
FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND BASEMENTS EXPECTED DURING THE TUESDAY EARLY MORNING HIGH TIDE.

SOME STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IS LIKELY IN THE MOST VULNERABLE LOCATIONS.

SEVERE BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED FOR THE TUESDAY EARLY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND REMAINS A THREAT FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

THIS STORM HAS ENOUGH INTENSITY THAT COULD CAUSE NEW INLETS TO BE FORMED ALONG BARRIER BEACHES.

&& 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 ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/10 PM 00 00 3-4 NONE 93 26/04 AM 93 00 3 NONE 87 26/04 PM 87 00 3-5 NONE 119 27/05 AM 92 27 12-17 MDT-MAJOR 112 27/05 PM 82 30 18-21 MODERATE 104 28/06 AM 89 15 5-7 NONE GLOUCESTER HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/09 PM 00 00 4 NONE 102 26/03 AM 102 00 3-4 NONE 96 26/04 PM 95 01 4-5 NONE 130 27/04 AM 100 30 13-19 MODERATE 122 27/05 PM 90 32 22-25 MODERATE 113 28/05 AM 98 15 10 NONE REVERE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 99 25/04 PM 99 00 3 NONE 107 26/03 AM 107 00 2 NONE 101 26/04 PM 100 01 3-5 NONE 137 27/04 AM 104 33 11-16 MINOR-MDT 129 27/05 PM 94 35 17-20 MINOR-MDT 114 28/06 AM 101 13 5-6 NONE BOSTON HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 100 25/04 PM 100 00 2-3 NONE 108 26/03 AM 108 00 2 NONE 102 26/04 PM 101 01 3 NONE 138 27/04 AM 105 33 2-3 MINOR-MDT 130 27/05 PM 95 35 2 MINOR 117 28/05 AM 102 15 2 NONE SCITUATE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 97 25/04 PM 97 00 4 NONE 106 26/04 AM 106 00 3 NONE 100 26/04 PM 99 01 4-6 NONE 138 27/04 AM 104 34 14-21 MDT-MAJOR 132 27/05 PM 94 38 22-25 MDT-MAJOR 119 28/06 AM 102 17 7-10 MINOR SANDWICH HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 91 25/04 PM 91 00 3 NONE 98 26/03 AM 98 00 3-4 NONE 93 26/04 PM 92 01 3-5 NONE 125 27/04 AM 96 29 9-12 MODERATE 125 27/05 PM 87 38 15-17 MODERATE 112 28/05 AM 93 19 4-6 NONE PROVINCETOWN HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 99 25/04 PM 99 00 1 NONE 106 26/04 AM 106 00 1 NONE 100 26/04 PM 100 00 1 NONE 132 27/05 AM 103 29 6 MINOR-MDT 124 27/05 PM 94 30 6 MINOR 104 28/06 AM 101 03 5-6 NONE CHATHAM - EAST COAST TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 68 25/04 PM 68 00 5 NONE 69 26/04 AM 69 00 4-5 NONE 66 26/05 PM 64 02 5-8 NONE 104 27/05 AM 68 36 16-23 MAJOR 99 27/06 PM 60 39 16-1 MINOR 84 28/06 AM 67 17 7-11 MINOR CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 45 25/04 PM 45 00 2 NONE 46 26/04 AM 46 00 1-2 NONE 44 26/05 PM 42 02 2 NONE 74 27/05 AM 46 28 3-5 NONE 66 27/06 PM 40 26 3-4 NONE 46 28/07 AM 46 00 3-4 NONE BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/07 PM 00 00 1 NONE 21 26/12 AM 21 00 1 NONE 18 26/01 PM 18 00 1 NONE 41 27/01 AM 20 21 3 NONE 31 27/02 PM 15 16 4 NONE 19 28/03 AM 19 00 3 NONE WINGS NECK TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 44 26/01 AM 44 00 1 NONE 40 26/02 PM 39 01 1 NONE 62 27/02 AM 42 20 3 NONE 51 27/03 PM 35 16 3 NONE 40 28/03 AM 40 00 3 NONE NANTUCKET HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 35 25/04 PM 35 00 3 NONE 35 26/05 AM 35 00 2 NONE 34 26/05 PM 32 02 3-5 NONE 64 27/05 AM 35 29 7-9 MODERATE 62 27/06 PM 30 32 5 MINOR-MDT 48 28/07 AM 34 14 3-4 MINOR NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 34 25/04 PM 34 00 5 NONE 34 26/04 AM 34 00 3-4 NONE 34 26/05 PM 32 02 5-8 NONE 70 27/05 AM 34 36 12-24 MAJOR 70 27/06 PM 31 39 10 MODERATE 50 28/06 AM 33 17 6-8 NONE NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 26 25/04 PM 26 00 6-7 NONE 26 26/04 AM 26 00 3-4 NONE 26 26/05 PM 24 02 3-4 NONE 50 27/05 AM 25 25 6-8 NONE 44 27/06 PM 23 21 7-8 NONE 24 28/06 AM 24 00 4-5 NONE

Coastal Flood Watch

Issued: Sunday, January 25, 10:01 pm EST
Expires: Tuesday, January 27, 7:00 am EST

SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING AND SEVERE BEACH EROSION EXPECTED FOR THE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND POSSIBLY AGAIN FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY.

COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

LOCATION:
THE EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COAST INCLUDING CAPE COD AND NANTUCKET.

* COASTAL FLOODING, MODERATE TO ISOLATED POCKETS OF MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED ALONG WITH SEVERE BEACH EROSION.

TIMING:
DURING THE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND POSSIBLY AGAIN FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

IMPACTS:
FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND BASEMENTS EXPECTED DURING THE TUESDAY EARLY MORNING HIGH TIDE.

SOME STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IS LIKELY IN THE MOST VULNERABLE LOCATIONS.

SEVERE BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED FOR THE TUESDAY EARLY MORNING HIGH TIDE AND REMAINS A THREAT FOR THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGH TIDE.

THIS STORM HAS ENOUGH INTENSITY THAT COULD CAUSE NEW INLETS TO BE FORMED ALONG BARRIER BEACHES.

&& 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 ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/10 PM 00 00 3-4 NONE 93 26/04 AM 93 00 3 NONE 87 26/04 PM 87 00 3-5 NONE 119 27/05 AM 92 27 12-17 MDT-MAJOR 112 27/05 PM 82 30 18-21 MODERATE 104 28/06 AM 89 15 5-7 NONE GLOUCESTER HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/09 PM 00 00 4 NONE 102 26/03 AM 102 00 3-4 NONE 96 26/04 PM 95 01 4-5 NONE 130 27/04 AM 100 30 13-19 MODERATE 122 27/05 PM 90 32 22-25 MODERATE 113 28/05 AM 98 15 10 NONE REVERE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 99 25/04 PM 99 00 3 NONE 107 26/03 AM 107 00 2 NONE 101 26/04 PM 100 01 3-5 NONE 137 27/04 AM 104 33 11-16 MINOR-MDT 129 27/05 PM 94 35 17-20 MINOR-MDT 114 28/06 AM 101 13 5-6 NONE BOSTON HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 100 25/04 PM 100 00 2-3 NONE 108 26/03 AM 108 00 2 NONE 102 26/04 PM 101 01 3 NONE 138 27/04 AM 105 33 2-3 MINOR-MDT 130 27/05 PM 95 35 2 MINOR 117 28/05 AM 102 15 2 NONE SCITUATE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 97 25/04 PM 97 00 4 NONE 106 26/04 AM 106 00 3 NONE 100 26/04 PM 99 01 4-6 NONE 138 27/04 AM 104 34 14-21 MDT-MAJOR 132 27/05 PM 94 38 22-25 MDT-MAJOR 119 28/06 AM 102 17 7-10 MINOR SANDWICH HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 91 25/04 PM 91 00 3 NONE 98 26/03 AM 98 00 3-4 NONE 93 26/04 PM 92 01 3-5 NONE 125 27/04 AM 96 29 9-12 MODERATE 125 27/05 PM 87 38 15-17 MODERATE 112 28/05 AM 93 19 4-6 NONE PROVINCETOWN HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 99 25/04 PM 99 00 1 NONE 106 26/04 AM 106 00 1 NONE 100 26/04 PM 100 00 1 NONE 132 27/05 AM 103 29 6 MINOR-MDT 124 27/05 PM 94 30 6 MINOR 104 28/06 AM 101 03 5-6 NONE CHATHAM - EAST COAST TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 68 25/04 PM 68 00 5 NONE 69 26/04 AM 69 00 4-5 NONE 66 26/05 PM 64 02 5-8 NONE 104 27/05 AM 68 36 16-23 MAJOR 99 27/06 PM 60 39 16-1 MINOR 84 28/06 AM 67 17 7-11 MINOR CHATHAM - SOUTH COAST TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 45 25/04 PM 45 00 2 NONE 46 26/04 AM 46 00 1-2 NONE 44 26/05 PM 42 02 2 NONE 74 27/05 AM 46 28 3-5 NONE 66 27/06 PM 40 26 3-4 NONE 46 28/07 AM 46 00 3-4 NONE BUZZARDS BAY - WOODS HOLE TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 00 25/07 PM 00 00 1 NONE 21 26/12 AM 21 00 1 NONE 18 26/01 PM 18 00 1 NONE 41 27/01 AM 20 21 3 NONE 31 27/02 PM 15 16 4 NONE 19 28/03 AM 19 00 3 NONE WINGS NECK TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 44 26/01 AM 44 00 1 NONE 40 26/02 PM 39 01 1 NONE 62 27/02 AM 42 20 3 NONE 51 27/03 PM 35 16 3 NONE 40 28/03 AM 40 00 3 NONE NANTUCKET HARBOR TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 35 25/04 PM 35 00 3 NONE 35 26/05 AM 35 00 2 NONE 34 26/05 PM 32 02 3-5 NONE 64 27/05 AM 35 29 7-9 MODERATE 62 27/06 PM 30 32 5 MINOR-MDT 48 28/07 AM 34 14 3-4 MINOR NANTUCKET EAST COAST - EROSION IMPACTS TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 34 25/04 PM 34 00 5 NONE 34 26/04 AM 34 00 3-4 NONE 34 26/05 PM 32 02 5-8 NONE 70 27/05 AM 34 36 12-24 MAJOR 70 27/06 PM 31 39 10 MODERATE 50 28/06 AM 33 17 6-8 NONE NANTUCKET - MADAKET AREA EROSION IMPACTS TOTAL ASTRO TIDE DAY/TIME TIDE SURGE WAVES FLOOD /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ /FT/ CATEGORY ------- ---------- ------- ------- ------- ---------- 26 25/04 PM 26 00 6-7 NONE 26 26/04 AM 26 00 3-4 NONE 26 26/05 PM 24 02 3-4 NONE 50 27/05 AM 25 25 6-8 NONE 44 27/06 PM 23 21 7-8 NONE 24 28/06 AM 24 00 4-5 NONE

Blizzard Warning

Issued: Sunday, January 25, 10:01 pm EST
Expires: Wednesday, January 28, 1:00 am EST

A CRIPPLING AND POTENTIALLY HISTORIC BLIZZARD TO IMPACT THE AREA MAINLY FROM LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY, LINGERING INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY.

BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM MONDAY TO 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY.

LOCATIONS:
EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS AS WELL AS ALL OF RHODE ISLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES, HEAVY SNOW, STRONG WINDS AND BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS.

* ACCUMULATIONS, SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND 20 TO 30 INCHES.

WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES AN HOUR AT TIMES.

TIMING:
WHILE THE STORM IS EXPECTED LATE MONDAY LINGERING INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY, THE WORST OF THE STORM WILL BE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS:
HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN WHITE-OUT / BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY.

TRAVEL WILL BE IMPOSSIBLE AND LIFE THREATENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION.

ALSO SNOW MAY BE WET ENOUGH TO RESULT IN DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS.

WINDS:
NORTH-NORTHEAST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 65 TO 75 MPH.

THE HEIGHT OF THE WINDS WILL BE LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ACROSS THE COASTAL AREAS.

* VISIBILITIES, ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.