Valley Stream, NY (11581)

12:48 PM EDT on August 04, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Location: Valley Stream, NY
Elevation: 12 ft
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Elev 12 ft 40.65 °N, 73.69 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
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86.0 °F
Feels Like 90 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 21.0 mph

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5:54 AM 8:07 PM
Waning Gibbous, 76% visible
Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4300 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 9 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KJFK 041551Z 23010KT 10SM FEW043 29/19 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP115 T02890194

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Pressure 29.87 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4300 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 9 out of 12
Pollen 7.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KJFK 041551Z 23010KT 10SM FEW043 29/19 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP115 T02890194

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Coastal Hazard Statement
Statement as of 4:06 AM EDT on August 04, 2015

... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* locations... ocean beaches of New York City and Long Island.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... building to 4 to 6 ft this afternoon.

* Lightning risk... moderate.

* Timing... through 9 PM.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Talk to lifeguards and beach officials to learn about any surf
hazards and heed their advice. Pay attention to flags and posted
signs and swim in life guarded areas.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers.

If you become caught in a rip current... Yell for help. Remain
calm... do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current... swim parallel to
shore. Once you are away from the force of the rip current...
begin to swim back toward the beach. Do not attempt to swim
directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.