Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
311 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS INTO EARLY THIS EVENING
FOR THE SUFFOLK OCEAN BEACHES...
...BRIEF LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THIS EVENING ALONG THE
NASSAU SOUTH SHORE BAYS...

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SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
311 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...THE SUFFOLK COUNTY OCEAN BEACHES.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 7 FEET.

* LIGHTNING RISK...NONE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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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SOUTHERN NASSAU-
311 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

* LOCATIONS...ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BACK BAYS OF NASSAU COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...1 TO 1 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...WHICH ARE
  GENERALLY BETWEEN 8 PM AND 10 PM.

* IMPACTS...BRIEF AND LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING OF SOME SHORELINE
  AND WATERFRONT PROPERTIES AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

$$



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