Coastal Flood Watch issued November 05 – 08

 

Coastal Flood Watch issued November 05 at 4:33PM EST until November 08 at 6:00AM EST by NWS New York City
Activation Time: 11/05/12 4:33 PM
Expiration Time: 11/06/12 6:00 AM
Upton (Long Island and New York City)
Affected Jurisdictions: Kings County (All)
Nassau County (All)
New York County (All)
Queens County (All)
Richmond County (All)
Suffolk County (All)
Description: …Strong Coastal Storm Could Produce Moderate To Locally Major Coastal Flooding Wednesday Afternoon And Night… …Coastal Flood Watch In Effect From Wednesday Morning Through Late Wednesday Night… The National Weather Service In Upton Has Issued A Coastal Flood Watch…Which Is In Effect From Wednesday Morning Through Late Wednesday Night. * Locations…New York Harbor…The Long Island South Shore Back Bays…The Ocean Shores Of New York City And Long Island…And Peconic And Gardiners Bays Of Eastern Long Island. * Tidal Departures…3 To 4 Feet. * Beach Erosion…Large Breaking Waves Of 8 To 14 Feet On Top Of Any Surge Could Cause Significant Additional Beach Erosion And Overwash. * Timing…Around The Times Of High Tide Early Wednesday Afternoon And Again After Midnight Wednesday Night. * Impacts…Depending On The Timing…Track And Intensity Of The Coastal Storm…Moderate Coastal Flooding Could Occur Across Multiple High Tide Cycles. Locally Major Flooding Could Occur In Places Due To Changes To Underwater Slopes And/Or Loss Of Protective Dunes Both Caused By Sandy. Widespread Flooding Of Vulnerable Shore Roads And/Or Basements Is Possible…Hampering Recovery Efforts. …Ny Harbor Water Levels For Wednesday Afternoon… Coastal…………Time Of……Forecast Total…..Flood….. Location………..High Tide…..Water Level…….Category.. ……………………………..(Mllw)……………….. The Battery Nyc…..137 PM………..8.0………..Moderate.. Bergen Point Ny…..128 PM………..8.5………..Moderate.. …South Shore Bays Water Levels For Wednesday Afternoon… Coastal…………Time Of……Forecast Total…..Flood….. Location………..High Tide…..Water Level…….Category.. ……………………………(Mllw/Ngvd)…………….. Rockaway Inlet Ny…116 PM………8.5………….Moderate.. Freeport Gauge Ny…154 PM………6.6/5.8………Major….. Lindenhurst Ny……337 PM………4.0………….Moderate.. …Ocean Water Levels For Wednesday Afternoon… Coastal…………Time Of……Forecast Total…..Flood….. Location………..High Tide…..Water Level…….Category.. ……………………………..(Mllw)……………….. Montauk Point Ny….311 PM………..5.6……….Moderate…
Instructions: A Coastal Flood Watch Means That Conditions Favorable For Flooding Are Expected To Develop. Coastal Residents Should Be Alert For Later Statements Or Warnings…And Take Action To Protect Property.

 

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