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Coastal Flood Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1007 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS THROUGH
THURSDAY...

NYZ075-220000-
/O.CAN.KOKX.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170921T0600Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.S.0026.000000T0000Z-170921T1400Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0023.000000T0000Z-170922T0000Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-
1007 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG JAMAICA BAY AND
  LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE....AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
  THROUGH THURSDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. A FEW ROADS AND LOW
  LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS AND
  HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE WATERFRONT COULD
  EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH ON THURSDAY.

* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 3 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.

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.

&&

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

$$



Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1007 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS THROUGH
THURSDAY...

NYZ075-220000-
/O.CAN.KOKX.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170921T0600Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.S.0026.000000T0000Z-170921T1400Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0023.000000T0000Z-170922T0000Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-
1007 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG JAMAICA BAY AND
  LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE....AROUND 1 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
  THROUGH THURSDAY.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
  POSSIBLE AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE. A FEW ROADS AND LOW
  LYING PROPERTY INCLUDING PARKING LOTS, PARKS, LAWNS AND
  HOMES/BUSINESSES WITH BASEMENTS NEAR THE WATERFRONT COULD
  EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH ON THURSDAY.

* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 3 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.

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.

&&

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

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
357 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

NYZ075-081-212000-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Southeastern Suffolk-
357 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast New York.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

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

   High Surf Advisory.
   High Rip Current Risk.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

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.

$$



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