Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
527 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE MONDAY EVENING...
...WIDESPREAD DUNE EROSION AND LOCALIZED WASHOVERS FOR ATLANTIC
OCEAN BEACHFRONT MONDAY INTO TUESDAY...

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NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
527 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...ALONG SOUTHERN AND EASTERN BAYS OF LONG
  ISLAND...AND ALONG THE ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...3 1/2 TO 4 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.

* TIMING...MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING AROUND THE TIMES OF
  ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE...BETWEEN 4 PM AND 9 PM. THERE IS A LOW
  PROBABILITY FOR MAJOR FLOOD THRESHOLDS TO BE REACHED IN ISOLATED
  SPOTS.

* BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...ELEVATED WATER LEVELS IN COMBINATION
  WITH 8 TO 12 FT SURF ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE WIDESPREAD DUNE
  EROSION AND LOCALIZED OVERWASHES ALONG THE ATLANTIC OCEAN
  BEACHFRONT LATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* TIDAL IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF VULNERABLE
  SHORE ROADS AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM
  TIDE AND/OR WAVE ACTION. NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.
  ISOLATED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE MAY BE OBSERVED ALONG THE IMMEDIATE
  SHORELINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. COASTAL RESIDENTS SHOULD BE
ALERT FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS...AND TAKE ACTION TO
PROTECT PROPERTY.

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...NASSAU COUNTY SOUTH SHORE BAY WATER LEVELS FOR MONDAY EVENING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.......FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.........CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW/NGVD).................

FREEPORT GAUGE NY....514 PM.....6.1-6.6/5.3-5.8......MOD-MAJ...
POINT LOOKOUT NY.....417 PM.....6.5-7.0/5.4-5.9......MODERATE..
E ROCKAWAY NY........430 PM.....6.8-7.3/5.3-5.8......MODERATE..

...SUFFOLK COUNTY SOUTH SHORE BAY WATER LEVELS FOR MONDAY EVENING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.......FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.........CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW/MHHW).................

LINDENHURST NY.......657 PM.....4.0-4.5/2.5-3.0......MOD-MAJ...

...EASTERN WATER LEVELS FOR MONDAY EVENING...

COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.......FLOOD.....
LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.........CATEGORY..
...................................(MLLW/MHHW).................

MONTAUK NY..........558 PM......4.3-4.8/1.8-2.3......MINOR.....
ORIENT POINT NY.....709 PM......5.0-5.5/2.1-2.6......MINOR.....
RIVERHEAD NY........906 PM......6.1-6.6/2.8-3.3......MODERATE..


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