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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ACROSS MULTIPLE HIGH TIDE
CYCLES INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK FOR THE OCEAN BEACHES TODAY...

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KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTH SHORE BACK BAYS OF WESTERN LONG ISLAND
  AND THE ATLANTIC FACING BEACHES.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 7 FEET.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...ONE HALF TO ONE FOOT.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE CYCLES TODAY...AND POSSIBLY SUBSEQUENT HIGH
  TIDE CYCLES. THE HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS CONTINUES TODAY...
  AND POSSIBLY INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR
  BASEMENTS. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
  ISOLATED CLOSURES. STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF WILL
  MAKE THE BEACH HAZARDOUS.


...SOUTH SHORE BAYS WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

ROCKAWAY INLET NY....848 PM.........7.5.............MINOR....
E ROCKAWAY INLET NY..842 PM.........6.3.............MINOR....
JAMAICA BAY NY.......928 PM.........8.0.............MINOR....
FREEPORT GAUGE NY....926 PM.........5.5/4.7.........MINOR.....
POINT LOOKOUT NY.....829 PM.........6.0.............MINOR.....

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF 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.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$

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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-BRONX-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...WESTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...AROUND ONE FOOT.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE CYCLES TODAY...AND POSSIBLY SUBSEQUENT HIGH
  TIDE CYCLES.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR
  BASEMENTS. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
  ISOLATED CLOSURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TUESDAY...

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

KINGS POINT NY......1201 PM.........10.0...........MINOR.....
GLEN COVE NY........1209 PM.........10.3...........MINOR.....
STAMFORD CT.........1156 AM.........10.0...........MINOR.....
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1153 AM..........9.4...........MINOR.....

...WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

KINGS POINT NY......1226 AM.........10.0...........MINOR.....
GLEN COVE NY........1234 AM.........10.2...........MINOR.....
STAMFORD CT.........1222 AM.........10.0...........MINOR.....
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1219 AM..........9.5...........MINOR.....

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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HUDSON-EASTERN ESSEX-EASTERN UNION-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINES OF NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...AROUND ONE FOOT.

* TIMING...TIDE LEVELS MAY APPROACH MINOR COASTAL FLOODING
  LEVELS WITH THE HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING
  EXPECTED WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLE TONIGHT...AND POSSIBLY
  SUBSEQUENT HIGH TIDE CYCLES.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR
  BASEMENTS. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
  ISOLATED CLOSURES. STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF WILL
  MAKE THE BEACH HAZARDOUS.

* LOCATIONS...COASTLINES IMPACTED

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MAGNITUDE/ASTRONOMICAL TIDES

* BEACH EROSION...SURGE + WAVE ACTION (OPTIONAL)

* IMPACTS...SEVERITY OF FLOODING

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

...NY HARBOR WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

THE BATTERY NYC.....914 PM...........6.8...........NONE.....
BERGEN POINT NY.....916 PM...........7.3...........MINOR....
SANDY HOOK NJ.......849 PM...........7.1...........MINOR....

$$

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SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

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


* LOCATIONS...SOUTH SHORE OF SUFFOLK COUNTY AND ATLANTIC FACING
  BEACHES.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 7 FEET.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...ONE HALF TO ONE FOOT.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE CYCLES TODAY INTO TONIGHT...AND POSSIBLY
  SUBSEQUENT HIGH TIDE CYCLES. THE HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
  CONTINUES TODAY...AND POSSIBLY INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WATER LEVELS MAY TOUCH MINOR COASTAL FLOOD
  THRESHOLDS WITH THE HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING. LATER HIGH TIDE
  CYCLES TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MAY SEE SIMILAR OR SLIGHTLY
  HIGHER WATER LEVELS. COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORIES WITH SPECIFICS
  ON WATER LEVELS MAY BE ISSUED LATER ON AS NEEDED. STRONG RIP
  CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SURF WILL MAKE THE BEACH HAZARDOUS.

* LOCATIONS...COASTLINES IMPACTED

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MAGNITUDE/ASTRONOMICAL TIDES

* BEACH EROSION...SURGE + WAVE ACTION (OPTIONAL)

* IMPACTS...SEVERITY OF FLOODING

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 THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF 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.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

$$

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NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
1002 AM EDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE OVER SEVERAL HIGH TIDE CYCLES...

* LOCATIONS...SHORELINES OF NEW YORK HARBOR AND THE NORTH SHORE
  OF SUFFOLK COUNTY.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...ONE HALF TO ONE FOOT.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE CYCLES TODAY...AND POSSIBLY WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WATER LEVELS MAY TOUCH MINOR COASTAL FLOOD
  THRESHOLDS WITH THE HIGH TIDE CYCLES TODAY. COASTAL FLOOD
  ADVISORIES WITH SPECIFICS ON WATER LEVELS MAY BE ISSUED LATER
  ON AS NEEDED.

* LOCATIONS...COASTLINES IMPACTED

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MAGNITUDE/ASTRONOMICAL TIDES

* BEACH EROSION...SURGE + WAVE ACTION (OPTIONAL)

* IMPACTS...SEVERITY OF FLOODING

$$








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