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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

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SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE
  BAYS.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES THROUGH
  THIS EVENING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...EXPECT AROUND 1 FOOT OF INUNDATION
  ABOVE GROUND LEVEL IN LOW LYING, VULNERABLE AREAS. SOME ROADS
  AND LOW LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS
  NEAR THE WATERFRONT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...3 TO 5 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS, WIDESPREAD
DUNE EROSION AND LOCALIZED WASHOVERS.

&&

EAST ROCKAWAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.0 FT, MODERATE 7.0 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 3.0 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  21/09 AM   6.2/ 6.8   1.3/ 1.8   1.0/ 1.5     0      MINOR
  21/09 PM   6.2/ 6.7   1.2/ 1.7   1.1/ 1.6     0      MINOR
  22/10 AM   6.4/ 6.9   1.4/ 1.9   1.2/ 1.7     0      MINOR

:

JAMAICA BAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.5 FT, MODERATE 8.2 FT, MAJOR 9.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  21/10 AM   7.6/ 8.1   1.7/ 2.2   0.8/ 1.3     0      MINOR
  21/10 PM   7.3/ 7.8   1.4/ 1.9   0.9/ 1.4     0      MINOR
  22/11 AM   7.6/ 8.1   1.7/ 2.2   1.0/ 1.5     1      MINOR

:

POINT LOOKOUT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.8 FT, MODERATE 6.8 FT, MAJOR 7.8 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  21/09 AM   5.9/ 6.4   1.2/ 1.7   0.9/ 1.4    2-3     MINOR
  21/09 PM   5.9/ 6.4   1.2/ 1.7   1.1/ 1.6    2-3     MINOR
  22/10 AM   6.0/ 6.5   1.3/ 1.8   1.1/ 1.6     3      MINOR

:

ROCKAWAY INLET NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.3 FT, MODERATE 8.3 FT, MAJOR 9.3 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.8 FT, MODERATE 2.8 FT, MAJOR 3.8 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  21/09 AM   7.2/ 7.7   1.6/ 2.0   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
  21/10 PM   7.0/ 7.5   1.4/ 1.9   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
  22/10 AM   7.3/ 7.8   1.7/ 2.2   1.2/ 1.7     2      MINOR

:

FREEPORT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.7 FT, MODERATE 6.2 FT, MAJOR 6.9 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.4 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  21/10 AM   5.2/ 5.7   0.7/ 1.1   1.5/ 2.0     0      MINOR
  21/10 PM   5.4/ 5.9   0.9/ 1.4   1.8/ 2.2     0      MINOR
  22/11 AM   5.6/ 6.1   1.1/ 1.6   1.9/ 2.3     1      MINOR

:

LINDENHURST NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.1 FT, MODERATE 3.6 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT

              TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
  DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
             FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  20/11 PM   2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.3/ 1.8     0      MINOR
  21/11 AM   2.7/ 3.2   1.2/ 1.7   1.2/ 1.7     0      MINOR
  22/12 AM   2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.4/ 1.9     1      MINOR
  22/12 PM   2.8/ 3.4   1.4/ 1.9   1.4/ 1.9     1      MINOR

:

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

$$

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KINGS (BROOKLYN)-
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG JAMAICA BAY AND
  LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE....AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
  THIS MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. A FEW ROADS AND LOW
  LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS AND
  HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE WATERFRONT COULD
  EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 4 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN
SANDBARS AND NEAR STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES...AND
PIERS. TALK TO LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH OFFICIALS TO LEARN ABOUT ANY
SURF HAZARDS AND HEED THEIR ADVICE. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND
POSTED SIGNS AND SWIM IN LIFE GUARDED AREAS.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...RELAX AND
FLOAT...AND DO NOT SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT.  IF ABLE...SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

$$

NJZ006-NYZ074-211400-
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HUDSON-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

* LOCATIONS...VULNERABLE LOCALES ALONG LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR,
  THE ARTHUR KILL, AND NEWARK BAY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE....AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
  THIS MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. A FEW ROADS AND LOW
  LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS AND
  HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE WATERFRONT COULD
  EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

$$

CTZ009-NYZ071-211800-
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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

* LOCATIONS...VULNERABLE COASTAL AREAS ALONG WESTERN LONG ISLAND
  SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE....AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
  LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. A FEW ROADS AND LOW
  LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS AND
  HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE WATERFRONT COULD
  EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

&&

TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

$$

NYZ081-212000-
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SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
348 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 6 FT.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN
SANDBARS AND NEAR STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES...AND
PIERS. TALK TO LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH OFFICIALS TO LEARN ABOUT ANY
SURF HAZARDS AND HEED THEIR ADVICE. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND
POSTED SIGNS AND SWIM IN LIFE GUARDED AREAS.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...RELAX AND
FLOAT...AND DO NOT SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT.  IF ABLE...SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

&&

$$



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