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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1243 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE NEW YORK CITY AND LONG ISLAND
SOUTH SHORE BAYS AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH TONIGHT...

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KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
1243 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...THE ATLANTIC BEACHES AND ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE
  BAYS FROM BROOKLYN THROUGH SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...EXPECT AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET OF
  INUNDATION ABOVE GROUND LEVEL IN LOW LYING, VULNERABLE AREAS.
  SOME ROADS AND LOW LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS,
  PARKS, LAWNS AND HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE
  WATERFRONT WILL EXPERIENCE SHALLOW FLOODING.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH
  EROSION WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 7 FT.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH TONIGHT.

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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

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
  --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------

  22/10 PM   6.5/ 7.0   0.9/ 1.4   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE


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
 --------   ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------

 22/10 PM    5.6/ 6.1   0.6/ 1.1   0.8/ 1.3     2       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
 --------   ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------

 22/11 PM    6.8/ 7.3   0.9/ 1.4   0.7/ 1.1     2       NONE


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
 --------   ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------

 22/10 PM    5.2/ 5.7   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     3       NONE


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
 --------   ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 22/12 PM    2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.3/ 1.8     2       MINOR
 23/01 AM    2.2/ 2.7   0.8/ 1.3   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE


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
 --------   ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------

 22/11 PM    5.2/ 5.7   0.7/ 1.2   1.8/ 2.3     2       MINOR

&&

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

$$

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HUDSON-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
1243 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED AROUND THE TIME OF
HIGH TIDE THROUGH TONIGHT...

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

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 1 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

NYZ081-222300-
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SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
1243 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC BEACHES OF SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK COUNTY.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 8 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.

&&

$$



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