Westhampton Beach, NY (11978)

9:23 AM EDT on August 19, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Quogue, NY 11959 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Hazard Statement Active Notice: Coastal Hazard Statement

Elev 6 ft 40.81 °N, 72.61 °W | Updated 16 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
81.9 °F
Feels Like 87 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KFOK 191253Z 33008KT 10SM CLR 26/22 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP106 T02610222
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KFOK 191253Z 33008KT 10SM CLR 26/22 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP106 T02610222

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Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:25 AM EDT Aug. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect through this evening.

* Locations... ocean beaches.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 3 to 5 ft.

* Lightning risk... none.

* Timing... today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current... relax and
float... and do not swim against the current. If able... swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape... face the
shore and call or wave for help.




325 am EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect through this evening.

* Locations... ocean beaches.

* Rip current risk... high.

* Surf height... 3 to 5 ft.

* Lightning risk... none.

* Timing... today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current... relax and
float... and do not swim against the current. If able... swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape... face the
shore and call or wave for help.