Southern Fairfield Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Coastal Flood Statement
Statement as of 4:58 AM EST on November 24, 2014

* locations...low lying shorelines of Westchester...Fairfield... and New Haven counties.

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

* Timing...during time of high tide around midday today.

* Impacts...localized minor flooding of the most vulnerable shore roads and adjacent properties due to height of storm tide or wave splashover. There is no significant threat to life and any impact on property is minimal.

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:55 AM EST on November 24, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect until 11 am EST this morning...

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 11 am EST this morning.

* Locations...southern Fairfield...southern Westchester...New York (Manhattan)...Bronx...and Richmond (staten island) counties.

* Hazards...strong winds.

* Winds...south 15 to 25 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing...through late morning.

* Impacts...winds will be capable of bringing down limbs... vulnerable trees and power lines. Driving may be difficult for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph... or gusts of 46 to 57 mph...are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.