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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1212 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...WIDESPREAD MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT...
...WIDESPREAD MINOR TO LOCALLY MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

CTZ010-NYZ078-177-051215-
/O.EXP.KOKX.CF.S.0011.000000T0000Z-160505T0400Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.Y.0016.160506T0100Z-160506T0400Z/
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN NASSAU-
1212 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THURSDAY TO
MIDNIGHT EDT THURSDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...ALONG COAST OF SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND NORTHWESTERN
  LONG ISLAND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.

* TIMING...WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH
  TIDE BETWEEN 9 PM AND MIDNIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT. ADDITIONAL MINOR
  COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIMES OF HIGH TIDE
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE
  SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY
  ISOLATED CLOSURES. THERE IS NO SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO LIFE AND
  ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL. THIS TYPE OF EVENT IS
  COVERED BY A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

...L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR THURSDAY NIGHT...

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

KINGS POINT NY.....1057 PM........10.3-10.7..........MINOR.....
STAMFORD CT........1104 PM........10.1-10.5..........MINOR.....
BRIDGEPORT CT......1101 PM.........9.4-9.8...........MINOR.....
NEW HAVEN CT.......1100 PM.........8.7-9.1...........MINOR.....
GLEN COVE NY.......1035 PM........10.2-10.6..........MINOR.....
OLD FIELD NY.......1102 PM.........9.2-9.6...........MINOR.....

$$



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