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rip current
Kings (Brooklyn), NY

NYZ075-178-179-250200-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.S.0044.180924T2300Z-180925T0200Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0024.180924T1000Z-180925T0000Z/
Kings (Brooklyn)-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
347 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...Isolated Minor Coastal Flooding During High Tides tonight...

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic beaches of Brooklyn, Queens and Long
Island.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 to 1.5 feet above astronomical, locally up
to 2.5 feet above astronomical.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...High risk of rip current
development with surf height of 5 feet.

* TIMING...This morning into the evening for the high risk of
rip currents. Tonight for the isolated minor coastal flooding.

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.

&&

$$

coastal flood
Kings (Brooklyn), NY

NYZ075-178-179-250200-
/O.NEW.KOKX.CF.S.0044.180924T2300Z-180925T0200Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0024.180924T1000Z-180925T0000Z/
Kings (Brooklyn)-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
347 AM EDT Mon Sep 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...Isolated Minor Coastal Flooding During High Tides tonight...

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic beaches of Brooklyn, Queens and Long
Island.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 to 1.5 feet above astronomical, locally up
to 2.5 feet above astronomical.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...High risk of rip current
development with surf height of 5 feet.

* TIMING...This morning into the evening for the high risk of
rip currents. Tonight for the isolated minor coastal flooding.

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.

&&

$$

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