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Coastal Flood Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service New York NY
356 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...Minor Coastal Flooding Thursday Morning into Afternoon...

CTZ009>012-NYZ071-241000-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.Y.0002.190124T1700Z-190124T2000Z/
Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven-Southern Middlesex-
Southern New London-Southern Westchester-
356 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 3 PM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a Coastal
Flood Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 3 PM EST
Thursday.

* LOCATIONS...Vulnerable coastal locales along coastal Southern
  Connecticut and Westchester.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 to 2 ft above astronomical tides.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the
  most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
  Expect around 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in
  low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property
  including parking lots, parks, lawns and homes/businesses with
  basements near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves of 2 to 4 ft will result in
  beach flooding and erosion, as well as splashover onto shoreline
  roads and properties.

* TIMING...Minor coastal flooding during the times of high tide
  Thursday afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Bridgeport CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 8.9 FT, MODERATE 10.4 FT, MAJOR 11.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 3.1 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/02 PM   8.8/ 9.3   1.5/ 2.0   1.1/ 1.6   2-4      Minor


Stamford CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 9.4 FT, MODERATE 11.0 FT, MAJOR 12.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 3.1 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/02 PM   9.4/ 9.9   1.5/ 2.0   1.2/ 1.7    2-4     Minor


New Haven CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 8.6 FT, MODERATE 9.2 FT, MAJOR 10.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.9 FT, MODERATE 2.5 FT, MAJOR 3.8 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/02 PM   8.3/ 8.8   1.6/ 2.1   1.3/ 1.8    2-4     Minor


New London CT
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.0 FT, MODERATE 6.0 FT, MAJOR 7.8 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.9 FT, MODERATE 2.9 FT, MAJOR 4.7 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/11 AM   4.9/ 5.4   1.8/ 2.2   1.9/ 2.3    2-4      Minor


Kings Point NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 10.0 FT, MODERATE 10.5 FT, MAJOR 13.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.2 FT, MODERATE 2.7 FT, MAJOR 5.2 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/02 PM   9.3/ 9.8   1.5/ 2.0   1.0/ 1.5     2       None


Piermont NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.4 FT, MODERATE 7.4 FT, MAJOR 8.4 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.4 FT, MAJOR 4.4 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 24/12 PM   4.9/ 5.4   0.9/ 1.4   1.1/ 1.6     0       None

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
344 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

CTZ009>012-NJZ006-NYZ071>075-078>081-176>179-240445-
/O.NEW.KOKX.WI.Y.0003.190124T1400Z-190124T2300Z/
Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven-Southern Middlesex-
Southern New London-Hudson-Southern Westchester-
New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Northwestern Suffolk-Northeastern Suffolk-
Southwestern Suffolk-Southeastern Suffolk-Northern Queens-
Northern Nassau-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
344 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM EST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 9 AM to 6 PM EST Thursday.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* TIMING...Mid Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph,
or gusts of 46 to 57 mph, are expected or occurring. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use
extra caution.

&&

$$

Maloit



Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
343 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...HEAVY RAIN WITH FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY...

CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-
240945-
/O.CON.KOKX.FF.A.0002.190124T1100Z-190124T2300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Northern Fairfield-Northern New Haven-Northern Middlesex-
Northern New London-Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven-
Southern Middlesex-Southern New London-Western Passaic-
Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-
Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange-
Putnam-Rockland-Northern Westchester-Southern Westchester-
New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Northwestern Suffolk-Northeastern Suffolk-
Southwestern Suffolk-Southeastern Suffolk-Northern Queens-
Northern Nassau-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
343 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, and
  southeast New York, including the following areas, in southern
  Connecticut, Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven, and New London. In
  northeast New Jersey, Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union.
  In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), Nassau, New York
  (Manhattan), Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond (Staten Island),
  Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester.

* From Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon

* Low pressure approaches the Tri-State Area tonight and passes
  through on Thursday. Rain tonight becomes potentially heavy at
  times Thursday morning with the potential of heavy downpours
  into early afternoon. A total of 1.25 to 2.25 inches of rainfall
  with locally higher amounts possible in any stronger convection
  on Thursday. Flash flooding of urban and poor drainage areas,
  as well as small streams will therefore be possible Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Maloit



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