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Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:51 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 4 am to 8 am EST
Tuesday...

* locations... along the lower New York Harbor... the South Shore
bays of Queens and Brooklyn... Newark Bay... the Arthur hill...
and along tidally affected rivers in northeast New Jersey.

* Tidal departures... 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 ft above astronomical tides
Tuesday morning.

* Timing... coastal flood threat has ended for this evening. Minor
coastal flooding around the times of astronomical high tide
early Tuesday morning high tide.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor flooding of the most vulnerable
Waterfront and shoreline roads and/or adjacent properties due
to height of storm tide or wave splashover. The combination of
heavy rain and high tide this evening may cause flooding on
the belt Parkway and other vulnerable Waterfront roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.


... NY Harbor water levels for Tue am...

Coastal... ... ... ... time of... ... .forecast total... ... flood... ..
Location... ... ... ..high Tide... ..Water level... ... ... Category..
... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..(Mllw/mhhw)... ... ... ... ... ..

The Battery NYC... ... 543 am... ... 6.9-7.4/1.8-2.3... ..Iso minor.
Bergen Point NY... ... 541 am... ... 7.5-8.0/2.0-2.5... ..Minor... ..

... NYC South Shore bays water levels for Tue am...

Coastal... ... ... ... time of... ... forecast total... ... .flood... ..
Location... ... ... ..high Tide... ..Water level... ... ... Category..
... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ..(Mllw/mhhw)... ... ... ... ... ..

Jamaica Bay NY... ... .544 am... ... 7.8-8.3/1.9-2.4... ..Minor... ..
Rockaway Inlet NY... .404 am... ... 7.7-8.2/2.1-2.6... ..Minor... ..





411 PM EST Mon Jan 23 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southern Connecticut... northeast New Jersey and
southeast New York... including the following areas... in
southern Connecticut... southern Fairfield. In northeast New
Jersey... eastern Bergen... eastern Essex... eastern Passaic...
eastern Union... Hudson... western Bergen... western Essex and
western Union. In southeast New York... Bronx... Kings
(Brooklyn)... New York (Manhattan)... northern Nassau... northern
Queens... northern Westchester... Richmond (staten island)...
Rockland... southern Nassau... southern Queens and southern
Westchester.

* Through late tonight.

* Low pressure moves just south and east of the region tonight
into Tuesday. Moderate to heavy rain will move across the region
tonight. Rainfall amounts around 1 to 2 inches... with locally
higher amounts approaching 3 inches are expected. The highest
amounts are expected closer to the coast.

* Impacts: if the high end rainfall amounts are realized... this
will result in moderate urban flooding and minor small stream
flooding in northeastern NJ and the lower Hudson Valley.
Additionally... the coincidence of lingering effects of high tide
with the heavy rain this evening could exacerbate flooding along
the coastal Waterfront and shoreline roads. This includes along
tidally affected rivers... such as the Passaic... Hackensack... and
Hudson rivers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be
alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to
flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop.




Storm Warning

Statement as of 8:49 PM EST on January 23, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


... Storm Warning remains in effect until 1 am EST Tuesday...

* winds and seas... northeast winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to
50 kt. Seas 3 to 6 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Storm Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 48 to
63 kt are expected or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port... or take shelter until winds and waves subside.
Commercial vessels should prepare for very strong winds and
dangerous sea conditions... and consider remaining in port or
taking shelter in port until winds and waves subside.





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Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
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Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
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