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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
410 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING FOR THE
BACK SHORE BAYS OF BROOKLYN...QUEENS AND SOUTHWESTERN LONG
ISLAND...


NYZ075-080-178-179-041615-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.Y.0015.160504T2200Z-160505T0200Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
410 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...BACK SHORE BAYS OF QUEENS...BROOKLYN AND SOUTHERN
  NASSAU AND SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK COUNTIES.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...AROUND 1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR BASEMENTS. THERE IS NO SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO LIFE AND
  ANY IMPACT ON PROPERTY IS MINIMAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

...SOUTH SHORE BAYS WATER LEVELS FOR THIS EVENING...

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

FREEPORT GAUGE NY.....721 PM.....4.9-5.5/4.1-4.7......MINOR....
POINT LOOKOUT NY......624 PM.....5.1-5.7/.............MINOR....
JAMAICA BAY NY........723 PM.....7.1-7.7/.............MINOR....
ROCKAWAY INLET NY.....643 PM.....6.7-7.3/.............NONE.....
E ROCKAWAY NY.........637 PM.....5.6-6.2/.............MINOR....
LINDENHURST NY........904 PM.....4.9-5.5/.............MINOR....

$$

AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
349 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-042100-
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.Y.0011.160504T2200Z-160505T0300Z/
KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-
EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
349 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE AS WELL AS AREAS
  ALONG DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME
  OF THIS EVENING`S HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 600 PM AND 700 PM THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON THE
  BACK BAYS, ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY OCCURS LATER
  THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEAN FRONT.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF THE COAST WILL
  GENERALLY BE 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ON DELAWARE BAY WILL BE
  2 TO 3 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED. SOME ROADS
  MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR
COUNTY PLEASE GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

$$

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