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UpdatedSep-21-2017 22:33 
 

Weather Alerts for Metro NYC

Issued by the National Weather Service

Coastal Flood Advisory  COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY   Coastal Flood Advisory
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Fri 9:00 am Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat 1:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK NY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY.
* LOCATIONS...THE OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...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 WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION
WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.
* SURF HEIGHT...3 TO 5 FT.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY
MORNING.
EAST ROCKAWAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.0 FT, MODERATE 7.0 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 3.0 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   6.1/ 6.6   1.1/ 1.6   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.2/ 6.8   1.3/ 1.8   1.1/ 1.6     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.6/ 6.1   0.6/ 1.1   0.8/ 1.3     2       NONE
JAMAICA BAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.5 FT, MODERATE 8.2 FT, MAJOR 9.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   7.3/ 7.8   1.4/ 1.9   0.9/ 1.4     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   7.6/ 8.1   1.7/ 2.2   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   6.8/ 7.3   0.9/ 1.4   0.7/ 1.1     2       NONE
POINT LOOKOUT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.8 FT, MODERATE 6.8 FT, MAJOR 7.8 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   5.9/ 6.4   1.2/ 1.7   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.1/ 6.6   1.4/ 1.9   1.2/ 1.7     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.2/ 5.7   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     3       NONE
LINDENHURST NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.1 FT, MODERATE 3.6 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
22/12 AM   2.6/ 3.1   1.2/ 1.7   1.2/ 1.7     2       NONE
22/12 PM   2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.3/ 1.8     2       MINOR
23/01 AM   2.2/ 2.7   0.8/ 1.3   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE
FREEPORT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.7 FT, MODERATE 6.2 FT, MAJOR 6.9 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.4 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   5.4/ 5.9   0.9/ 1.4   1.8/ 2.2     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   5.7/ 6.2   1.3/ 1.8   2.1/ 2.6     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   5.1/ 5.6   0.6/ 1.1   1.7/ 2.2     2       NONE
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Information:
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.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

Coastal Flood Advisory  COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY   Coastal Flood Advisory
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn)
Effective: Fri 9:00 am Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat 1:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK NY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY.
* LOCATIONS...OCEAN BEACHES.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...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 WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION
WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.
* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 4 FT.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE FRIDAY MORNING.
ROCKAWAY INLET NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.3 FT, MODERATE 8.3 FT, MAJOR 9.3 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.8 FT, MODERATE 2.8 FT, MAJOR 3.8 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   7.0/ 7.5   1.4/ 1.9   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   7.2/ 7.7   1.6/ 2.0   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 PM   6.5/ 7.0   0.9/ 1.4   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Information:
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.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

Coastal Flood Advisory  COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY   Coastal Flood Advisory
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Thu 8:40 pm Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri 12:00 am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK NY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY.
* LOCATIONS...THE OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...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 WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION
WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.
* SURF HEIGHT...3 TO 5 FT.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY
MORNING.
EAST ROCKAWAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.0 FT, MODERATE 7.0 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 3.0 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   6.1/ 6.6   1.1/ 1.6   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.2/ 6.8   1.3/ 1.8   1.1/ 1.6     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.6/ 6.1   0.6/ 1.1   0.8/ 1.3     2       NONE
JAMAICA BAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.5 FT, MODERATE 8.2 FT, MAJOR 9.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   7.3/ 7.8   1.4/ 1.9   0.9/ 1.4     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   7.6/ 8.1   1.7/ 2.2   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   6.8/ 7.3   0.9/ 1.4   0.7/ 1.1     2       NONE
POINT LOOKOUT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.8 FT, MODERATE 6.8 FT, MAJOR 7.8 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   5.9/ 6.4   1.2/ 1.7   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.1/ 6.6   1.4/ 1.9   1.2/ 1.7     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.2/ 5.7   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     3       NONE
LINDENHURST NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.1 FT, MODERATE 3.6 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
22/12 AM   2.6/ 3.1   1.2/ 1.7   1.2/ 1.7     2       NONE
22/12 PM   2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.3/ 1.8     2       MINOR
23/01 AM   2.2/ 2.7   0.8/ 1.3   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE
FREEPORT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.7 FT, MODERATE 6.2 FT, MAJOR 6.9 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.4 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   5.4/ 5.9   0.9/ 1.4   1.8/ 2.2     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   5.7/ 6.2   1.3/ 1.8   2.1/ 2.6     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   5.1/ 5.6   0.6/ 1.1   1.7/ 2.2     2       NONE
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Information:
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.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

Coastal Flood Statement  COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT   Coastal Flood Statement
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Richmond (Staten Is.)
Effective: Fri 10:00 am Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Sat 11:00 am Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED FRIDAY MORNING...
* LOCATIONS...VULNERABLE LOCALES ALONG LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR,
THE ARTHUR KILL, AND NEWARK BAY.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 1 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE FRIDAY MORNING.
* 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.
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn)
Effective: Thu 8:40 pm Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri 7:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK NY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY.
* LOCATIONS...OCEAN BEACHES.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...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 WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION
WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.
* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 4 FT.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE FRIDAY MORNING.
ROCKAWAY INLET NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.3 FT, MODERATE 8.3 FT, MAJOR 9.3 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.8 FT, MODERATE 2.8 FT, MAJOR 3.8 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   7.0/ 7.5   1.4/ 1.9   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   7.2/ 7.7   1.6/ 2.0   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 PM   6.5/ 7.0   0.9/ 1.4   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Information:
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.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
METRO NYC

Areas Affected:
Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Thu 8:40 pm Updated: Thu 10:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri 7:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE LONG ISLAND SOUTH SHORE BAYS
THROUGH THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY MORNING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK NY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 1 PM EDT
SATURDAY.
* LOCATIONS...THE OCEAN BEACHES AND ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...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 WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION
WITH ONLY LOCALIZED DUNE EROSION.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.
* SURF HEIGHT...3 TO 5 FT.
* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY
MORNING.
EAST ROCKAWAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 6.0 FT, MODERATE 7.0 FT, MAJOR 8.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.0 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 3.0 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   6.1/ 6.6   1.1/ 1.6   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.2/ 6.8   1.3/ 1.8   1.1/ 1.6     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.6/ 6.1   0.6/ 1.1   0.8/ 1.3     2       NONE
JAMAICA BAY NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 7.5 FT, MODERATE 8.2 FT, MAJOR 9.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.3 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   7.3/ 7.8   1.4/ 1.9   0.9/ 1.4     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   7.6/ 8.1   1.7/ 2.2   1.0/ 1.5     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   6.8/ 7.3   0.9/ 1.4   0.7/ 1.1     2       NONE
POINT LOOKOUT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.8 FT, MODERATE 6.8 FT, MAJOR 7.8 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 3.1 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/09 PM   5.9/ 6.4   1.2/ 1.7   1.1/ 1.6     2      MINOR
22/10 AM   6.1/ 6.6   1.4/ 1.9   1.2/ 1.7     3      MINOR
22/10 PM   5.2/ 5.7   0.6/ 1.1   0.7/ 1.1     3       NONE
LINDENHURST NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.1 FT, MODERATE 3.6 FT, MAJOR 4.1 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.6 FT, MODERATE 2.1 FT, MAJOR 2.6 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
22/12 AM   2.6/ 3.1   1.2/ 1.7   1.2/ 1.7     2       NONE
22/12 PM   2.7/ 3.2   1.3/ 1.8   1.3/ 1.8     2       MINOR
23/01 AM   2.2/ 2.7   0.8/ 1.3   0.9/ 1.4     2       NONE
FREEPORT NY
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 5.7 FT, MODERATE 6.2 FT, MAJOR 6.9 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.2 FT, MODERATE 1.7 FT, MAJOR 2.4 FT
TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
--------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
21/10 PM   5.4/ 5.9   0.9/ 1.4   1.8/ 2.2     1      MINOR
22/11 AM   5.7/ 6.2   1.3/ 1.8   2.1/ 2.6     2      MINOR
22/11 PM   5.1/ 5.6   0.6/ 1.1   1.7/ 2.2     2       NONE
&&
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

Information:
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.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.