Valley Stream, NY (11581)

5:34 PM EDT on August 03, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Location: Valley Stream, NY
Elevation: 12 ft
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Active Advisory: Coastal Hazard Statement

Elev 12 ft 40.65 °N, 73.69 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
82.8 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
N
8.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 21.0 mph

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5:53 AM 8:08 PM
Waning Gibbous, 84% visible
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 8.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KJFK 032051Z 19022G28KT 10SM FEW060 SCT250 29/21 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND 18028/2047 SLP089 T02890211 58011

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Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 25000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 8.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KJFK 032051Z 19022G28KT 10SM FEW060 SCT250 29/21 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND 18028/2047 SLP089 T02890211 58011

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Coastal Hazard Statement
Statement as of 3:31 PM EDT on August 03, 2015

... High rip current risk remains in effect until 9 PM EDT this
evening...

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

* Rip current risk... becoming high.

* Surf height... 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon.

* Lightning risk... none.

* Timing... late Monday afternoon and evening.

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.





446 PM EDT Mon Aug 3 2015

... High rip current risk remains in effect until 9 PM EDT this
evening...
... High rip current risk in effect from Tuesday morning through
Tuesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a high rip
current risk... which is in effect from Tuesday morning through
Tuesday evening.

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

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 3 to 4 ft this afternoon... building to 4 to 6 ft
Tuesday afternoon.

* Lightning risk... none through this evening. Moderate Tuesday.

* Timing... through this evening and from Tuesday morning through
Tuesday evening.

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.