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Displaying AFOS PIL: CFWOKX Received: 2012-10-27 09:46 UTC


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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
546 AM EDT SAT OCT 27 2012

...INCREASING THREAT OF MODERATE TO SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING
SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

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SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-
SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-HUDSON-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
546 AM EDT SAT OCT 27 2012

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...COASTLINES OF LONG ISLAND SOUND...THE SOUTH SHORE OF
  LONG ISLAND...AND NEW YORK HARBOR.  

* TIDAL DEPARTURES...1 TO 1 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES SUNDAY
  NIGHT. 2 TO 3 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES MONDAY MORNING INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING...WITH POSSIBLE HIGHER DEPARTURES DEPENDENT UPON
  THE TRACK OF SANDY. 

* BEACH EROSION...MAJOR BEACH EROSION WILL BE
  POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE WESTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND AND
  SOUTH SHORE OF LONG ISLAND BEGINNING MONDAY. 

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG WITH THE
  EVENING HIGH TIDES ON SUNDAY...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD
  MODERATE FLOODING BY MONDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE AND LASTING
  UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING. 

* IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD MODERATE FLOODING ASSOCIATED WITH THE HIGH
  TIDES MONDAY COULD LEAD TO WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF VULNERABLE
  AREAS ALONG ALL THE COAST LINES. A PERSISTENT AND INCREASING
  EASTERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED DURING THIS TIME...KEEPING AREAS
  POSSIBLY FLOODED DURING SUCCESSIVE HIGH TIDE CYCLES. 


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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MONDAY MORNING HIGH TIDE CYCLE...

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

THE BATTERY NYC.....831 AM.........8.7.............MODERATE.. 
BERGEN POINT NY.....830 AM.........9.2.............MODERATE..

E ROCKAWAY INLET NY.814 AM.........7.6.............MODERATE..
FREEPORT GAGE NY....858 AM..........6.1.............MODERATE.. 

KINGS POINT NY......1159 AM........11.7............MODERATE..
LATTINGTOWN NY......1158 AM........11.2............MODERATE..
STAMFORD CT.........1131 AM........10.1............MODERATE..
BRIDGEPORT CT.......1128 AM........11.7............MODERATE..
NEW LONDON CT.......928 AM.........5.2.............MINOR.....

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