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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1217 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

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

NYZ080-178-179-220030-
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SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
1217 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

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

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

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING, WITH UP TO 1 FOOT OF
  INUNDATION IN LOW LYING AREAS.

* 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 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 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 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 21/10 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 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 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.

$$

CTZ009-NYZ071-211800-
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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
1217 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

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

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

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

BRIDGEPORT CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 8.9 FT, MODERATE 10.4 FT, MAJOR 11.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 3.1 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 21/01 PM   8.7/ 9.2   1.4/ 1.9   0.8/ 1.3     0       NONE
 22/01 AM   8.8/ 9.3   1.5/ 2.0   1.3/ 1.8     0      MINOR
 22/01 PM   9.0/ 9.5   1.7/ 2.2   1.2/ 1.7     0      MINOR
 23/02 AM   7.8/ 8.4   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     0       NONE
 23/02 PM   8.2/ 8.7   0.9/ 1.4   0.6/ 1.1     0       NONE

STAMFORD CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 9.4 FT, MODERATE 11.0 FT, MAJOR 12.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 3.1 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 21/01 PM   9.5/10.0   1.6/ 2.0   1.0/ 1.5     1      MINOR
 22/01 AM   9.3/ 9.8   1.4/ 1.9   1.3/ 1.8     1      MINOR
 22/01 PM   9.6/10.1   1.7/ 2.2   1.2/ 1.7     0      MINOR
 23/02 AM   8.4/ 8.9   0.5/ 1.0   0.7/ 1.1     0       NONE
 23/02 PM   8.7/ 9.2   0.8/ 1.3   0.6/ 1.1     1       NONE

KINGS POINT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 10.0 FT, MODERATE 10.5 FT, MAJOR 13.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.2 FT, MODERATE 2.7 FT, MAJOR 5.2 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 21/01 PM   9.8/10.3   9.8/10.3   1.1/ 1.6     0       NONE
 22/01 AM   9.2/ 9.7   9.2/ 9.7   1.1/ 1.6     0       NONE
 22/02 PM   9.5/10.0   9.5/10.0   1.0/ 1.5     0       NONE
 23/02 AM   8.5/ 9.0   8.5/ 9.0   0.7/ 1.1     0       NONE
 23/02 PM   8.8/ 9.3   8.8/ 9.3   0.6/ 1.1     0       NONE

PIERMONT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.9 FT, MODERATE 8.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.9 FT, MODERATE 4.4 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 21/11 AM   5.1/ 5.6   1.1/ 1.6   0.8/ 1.3     0       NONE
 22/12 AM   5.0/ 5.5   1.0/ 1.5   0.9/ 1.4     0       NONE
 22/12 PM   5.2/ 5.7   1.2/ 1.7   0.9/ 1.4     0       NONE
 23/12 AM   4.6/ 5.1   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     0       NONE
 23/01 PM   4.7/ 5.2   0.8/ 1.3   0.7/ 1.1     0       NONE

&&

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

$$

NYZ075-081-220000-
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KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
1217 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...OCEAN BEACHES.

* 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.

$$



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