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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
440 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

NYZ075-080-081-252045-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Southwestern Suffolk-Southeastern Suffolk-
440 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast New York.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

&&

This Hazardous Weather Outlook provides a summary of potential
widespread hazardous weather events that may reach NWS warning
criteria. Most long fused NWS watches...warnings and advisories in
effect are highlighted.

Please refer to the latest NWS forecasts for weather not meeting NWS
warning criteria.

$$



Coastal Flood Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
435 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT THE ATLANTIC BEACHES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

NYZ075-250445-
/O.EXT.KOKX.RP.S.0010.000000T0000Z-170726T0100Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.S.0022.170725T0100Z-170725T0300Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-
435 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS OF BROOKLYN.

* TIMING...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH TUESDAY AND AT THE
  TIME OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT FOR THE LOCALIZED MINOR
  COASTAL FLOODING.

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

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

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 5 FEET.

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.

$$



Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
435 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AT THE ATLANTIC BEACHES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

NYZ075-250445-
/O.EXT.KOKX.RP.S.0010.000000T0000Z-170726T0100Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.S.0022.170725T0100Z-170725T0300Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-
435 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS OF BROOKLYN.

* TIMING...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH TUESDAY AND AT THE
  TIME OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT FOR THE LOCALIZED MINOR
  COASTAL FLOODING.

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

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

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 5 FEET.

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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