Posted 537 days ago – National Weather Service

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Locally minor coastal flooding possible during tonights high tide.

Locally minor coastal flooding possible during tonights high tide.

  • Locations: coastlines of western Long Island Sound and the Great South Bay adjacent to western Suffolk County Long Island.
  • Tidal departures: 1.5 to 2 feet.
  • Timing: 11 pm to 1:30 am.
  • Impacts: Water Levels will approach, and may locally reach or slightly exceed minor Coastal Flood benchmarks. Even though Tide levels are likely to remain below the minor Coastal Flood benchmarks required for additional flooding, there are still areas with extensive amounts of residual water covering land. Follow the direction of local law enforcement and exercise extreme caution in these areas.

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What is a Coastal Flood Statement?

StatementWatchWarning

Used for coastal/lakeshore hazards that don't meet Advisory, Watch, or Warning criteria, as well as hazards that do not have Advisory,Watch, or Warning criteria (e.g. oil spill, ripcurrent risk, re-directing to HLS). Source: nws.noaa.gov