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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service New York NY
425 AM EDT Wed Oct 16 2019

...Minor Coastal Flooding Isolated Today and Widespread Tonight...

CTZ010-162030-
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.Y.0018.191017T0400Z-191017T0800Z/
Southern New Haven-
425 AM EDT Wed Oct 16 2019

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...Vulnerable coastal locations of Southern New Haven CT.

* TIMING...From midnight tonight to 4 AM EDT Thursday.

* 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.
  Heavy rain during the time of high tide may exacerbate shoreline
  roadway and poor drainage flooding.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves will result in beach erosion
  and/or wave splashover onto shoreline roads and properties.

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.

NEW HAVEN HARBOR AT 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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 16/03 AM   5.6/ 6.1  -1.1/-0.7   0.6/ 1.1     1       NONE
 16/01 PM   7.7/ 8.2   1.0/ 1.5   1.0/ 1.5    1-2      NONE
 17/02 AM   8.9/ 9.4   2.2/ 2.7   2.7/ 3.2     2      MINOR
 17/02 PM   5.2/ 5.7  -1.5/-1.0  -1.5/-1.0    2-3      NONE

&&

$$

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