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Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 3:48 AM EDT on September 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 21, 2017


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* locations... Atlantic Ocean beaches and along Jamaica Bay and
lower New York Harbor.

* Tidal departure... .around 1 ft above astronomical tides
this 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.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 2 to 4 ft.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 3:48 AM EDT on September 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 21, 2017


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* locations... Atlantic Ocean beaches and along Jamaica Bay and
lower New York Harbor.

* Tidal departure... .around 1 ft above astronomical tides
this 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.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 2 to 4 ft.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





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