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WHUS41 KOKX 270026
CFWOKX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...MINOR AND MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING OVERNIGHT DURING THE
HEIGHT OF THE BLIZZARD...

...HIGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION EXPECTED...

NYZ075-080-178-179-271100-
/O.EXT.KOKX.CF.W.0001.150127T0500Z-150127T1100Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTH SHORE BAYS OF WESTERN LONG
  ISLAND...BROOKLYN AND QUEENS.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL
  TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TO 6 AM.

* BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BEACH EROSION AND WASHOVERS
  ALONG OCEAN FACING BARRIER BEACHES OF LONG ISLAND DUE TO 7 TO 12
  FT WAVES AND HIGH STORM TIDE. A FEW EXPOSED WATER FRONT
  STRUCTURES MAY BE DAMAGED.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR
  WAVE ACTION. VULNERABLE SHORE ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

...SOUTH SHORE BAYS WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

ROCKAWAY INLET NY....105 AM....7.4-8.0/............MINOR.....
E ROCKAWAY INLET NY.1259 AM....6.5-7.1/............MODERATE..
JAMAICA BAY NY.......145 AM....7.8-8.4/............MINOR.....
FREEPORT GAUGE NY....143 AM....5.8-6.4/5.0-5.6.....MODERATE..
POINT LOOKOUT NY....1246 AM....6.4-7.0/............MODERATE..
LINDENHURST NY.......326 AM....3.7-4.1/............MODERATE..

$$

NYZ071-073-078-176-177-271200-
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SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-BRONX-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...THE NEW YORK COASTS OF THE WESTERN LONG ISLAND 
  SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE
  ASTRONOMICAL TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...3 TO 7 AM LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...3 TO 5 FT WAVES AND HIGH STORM TIDE 
  MAY CAUSE BEACH EROSION ALONG THE NORTH FACING SHORELINES OPEN 
  TO THE LONG ISLAND SOUND. A FEW EXPOSED WATERFRONT STRUCTURES 
  MAY BE DAMAGED.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR
  WAVE ACTION. VULNERABLE SHORE ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

...MOST LIKELY WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR LATE TONIGHT...

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

KINGS POINT NY......455 AM........10.2-10.8.......MODERATE...
GLEN COVE NY........445 AM........10.6-11.2.......MODERATE...

$$

NYZ079-081-271200-
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.W.0001.150127T0600Z-150127T1200Z/
NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...ALONG THE COASTS OF THE EASTERN LONG ISLAND 
  INCLUDING THE BAYS BETWEEN THE TWIN FORKS OF LONG ISLAND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE
  ASTRONOMICAL TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...1 TO 7 AM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...BEACH EROSION AND WASHOVERS ALONG OCEAN
  FACING BARRIER BEACHES OF EASTERN LONG ISLAND DUE TO 10 TO 15 FT
  WAVES AND HIGH STORM TIDE. IN ADDITION...HIGH WAVE ACTION AND
  STROM TIDE WILL CAUSE BEACH EROSION ALONG NORTH FACING
  SHORELINES WITH OPEN EXPOSURE TO LONG ISLAND SOUND AND GARDINERS
  BAYS. A FEW EXPOSED WATERFRONT STRUCTURES MAY BE DAMAGED.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...FLOODING OF VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS
  AND/OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE AND/OR
  WAVE ACTION. VULNERABLE SHORE ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

...MOST LIKELY TWIN FORKS WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

MONTAUK POINT NY....214 AM.........4.8-5.4.........MODERATE..
ORIENT NY...........350 AM.........5.4-6.0.........MODERATE..
RIVERHEAD NY........523 AM.........6.0-6.6.........MODERATE..

$$

NJZ006-106-108-270900-
/O.EXA.KOKX.CF.Y.0001.150127T0500Z-150127T0900Z/
HUDSON-EASTERN ESSEX-EASTERN UNION-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 4 AM
EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 4 AM
EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY ALONG NEW YORK HARBOR
  AND TIDALLY AFFECTRED RIVERS.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE
  ASTRONOMICAL TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TO 4 AM TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
  SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE
  SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED
  CLOSURES. 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.

&&

...MOST LIKELY NY HARBOR WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

THE BATTERY NYC.....137 AM........7.2-7.8...........MINOR....
BERGEN POINT NY.....135 AM........7.7-8.3...........MINOR....

$$

CTZ009>012-271200-
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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...CONNECTICUT COASTS OF THE WESTERN LONG ISLAND 
  SOUND.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL
  TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...1 TO 7 AM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST
  VULNERABLE SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM
  TIDE OR WAVE SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH
  ONLY ISOLATED CLOSURES. 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.

&&

...MOST LIKELY WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

STAMFORD CT.........436 AM........10.2-10.8.......MINOR......
BRIDGEPORT CT.......433 AM.........9.8-10.4.......MINOR......
NEW HAVEN CT........432 AM.........8.9-9.5........MINOR......
NEW LONDON CT.......246 AM.........4.8-5.4........MINOR......

$$

NYZ072-074-270900-
/O.CON.KOKX.CF.Y.0001.150127T0500Z-150127T0900Z/
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
726 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 4 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NEW YORK HARBOR.

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 1/2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE
  ASTRONOMICAL TIDE...WITH A WORST CASE OF 3 1/2 FT.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TO 4 AM TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING OF THE MOST VULNERABLE
  SHORE ROADS AND/OR BASEMENTS DUE TO HEIGHT OF STORM TIDE OR WAVE
  SPLASHOVER. MAJORITY OF ROADS REMAIN PASSABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED
  CLOSURES. 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.

&&

...MOST LIKELY NY HARBOR WATER LEVELS FOR TONIGHT...

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

THE BATTERY NYC.....137 AM.........7.2-7.8.........MINOR.....
BERGEN POINT NY.....135 AM.........7.7-8.3.........MINOR.....

$$








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