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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:44 AM EDT Mar. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 8 am this
morning to 1 PM EDT this afternoon...

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along Jamaica Bay and
Great South Bay.

* Tidal departure... minor coastal flooding with tidal departures
of 1 to 1 1/2 ft, locally 2 ft this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the
most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.
Expect 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low
lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property
including parking lots, Parks, lawns and homes/businesses with
basements near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

* Shoreline impacts... breaking waves will result in beach
erosion with only minor damage possible to dune structures
during the times of high tide.

* Timing... during the times of high tide this morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

The Battery NYC
MLLW categories - minor 7.2 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 9.6 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 6.7/ 7.2 1.7/ 2.2 1.2/ 1.7 0 none

Jamaica Bay NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.5 ft, moderate 8.2 ft, major 9.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 7.6/ 8.1 1.7/ 2.2 0.9/ 1.4 1-2 minor

Rockaway Inlet NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.3 ft, moderate 8.3 ft, major 9.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.8 ft, major 3.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 7.2/ 7.7 1.6/ 2.0 1.0/ 1.5 2-3 minor

Freeport NY
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.2 ft, major 6.9 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.4 ft
for ngvd - subtract 1.2 ft from MLLW values

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 5.6/ 6.1 1.1/ 1.6 1.9/ 2.3 1-2 minor

Point Lookout NY
MLLW categories - minor 5.8 ft, moderate 6.8 ft, major 7.8 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.1 ft, moderate 2.1 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/09 am 5.7/ 6.2 1.1/ 1.6 1.3/ 1.8 3-4 minor

East Rockaway NY
MLLW categories - minor 6.0 ft, moderate 7.0 ft, major 8.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/09 am 6.2/ 6.7 1.2/ 1.7 0.9/ 1.4 0 minor

Lindenhurst NY
MLLW categories - minor 3.1 ft, moderate 3.6 ft, major 4.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.1 ft, major 2.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/12 PM 2.7/ 3.2 1.2/ 1.7 1.2/ 1.7 1-2 none





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:44 AM EDT Mar. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 8 am this
morning to 1 PM EDT this afternoon...

* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along Jamaica Bay and
Great South Bay.

* Tidal departure... minor coastal flooding with tidal departures
of 1 to 1 1/2 ft, locally 2 ft this morning.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the
most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.
Expect 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low
lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property
including parking lots, Parks, lawns and homes/businesses with
basements near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

* Shoreline impacts... breaking waves will result in beach
erosion with only minor damage possible to dune structures
during the times of high tide.

* Timing... during the times of high tide this morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

The Battery NYC
MLLW categories - minor 7.2 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 9.6 ft
mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 6.7/ 7.2 1.7/ 2.2 1.2/ 1.7 0 none

Jamaica Bay NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.5 ft, moderate 8.2 ft, major 9.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 7.6/ 8.1 1.7/ 2.2 0.9/ 1.4 1-2 minor

Rockaway Inlet NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.3 ft, moderate 8.3 ft, major 9.3 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.8 ft, major 3.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 7.2/ 7.7 1.6/ 2.0 1.0/ 1.5 2-3 minor

Freeport NY
MLLW categories - minor 5.7 ft, moderate 6.2 ft, major 6.9 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.2 ft, moderate 1.7 ft, major 2.4 ft
for ngvd - subtract 1.2 ft from MLLW values

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/10 am 5.6/ 6.1 1.1/ 1.6 1.9/ 2.3 1-2 minor

Point Lookout NY
MLLW categories - minor 5.8 ft, moderate 6.8 ft, major 7.8 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.1 ft, moderate 2.1 ft, major 3.1 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/09 am 5.7/ 6.2 1.1/ 1.6 1.3/ 1.8 3-4 minor

East Rockaway NY
MLLW categories - minor 6.0 ft, moderate 7.0 ft, major 8.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/09 am 6.2/ 6.7 1.2/ 1.7 0.9/ 1.4 0 minor

Lindenhurst NY
MLLW categories - minor 3.1 ft, moderate 3.6 ft, major 4.1 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 2.1 ft, major 2.6 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
22/12 PM 2.7/ 3.2 1.2/ 1.7 1.2/ 1.7 1-2 none