Richmond (Staten Is.) Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:52 PM EDT Sep. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until noon EDT
Wednesday...

* locations... vulnerable locales along lower New York Harbor,
the Arthur kill, Newark Bay, and the tidally affected riverine
areas of northeastern New Jersey.

* Tidal departure... 1 to 1 1/2 ft above astronomical tides during
Wednesday morning high tides causing minor coastal flooding.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline. Expect
around 1 to possibly 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/09 PM 7.1/ 7.6 2.0/ 2.5 1.4/ 1.9 0-1 minor
20/09 am 6.9/ 7.4 1.8/ 2.2 1.3/ 1.8 0-1 minor
20/09 PM 6.7/ 7.2 1.6/ 2.0 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 none

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Bergen Point NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.2 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 9.6 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 3.0 ft, major 4.1 ft

              total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
             ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/09 PM 7.7/ 8.2 2.2/ 2.7 1.5/ 2.0 0-1 minor
20/09 am 7.4/ 7.9 1.9/ 2.3 1.3/ 1.8 0-1 minor
20/09 PM 7.2/ 7.7 1.7/ 2.2 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 minor

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Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.0 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

              total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
             ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/08 PM 7.5/ 8.0 2.2/ 2.7 1.6/ 2.0 5-7 min-mod
20/09 am 7.1/ 7.6 1.9/ 2.3 1.3/ 1.8 5-7 minor
20/09 PM 7.0/ 7.5 1.8/ 2.2 1.2/ 1.7 3-4 minor

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




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:52 PM EDT Sep. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until noon EDT
Wednesday...

* locations... vulnerable locales along lower New York Harbor,
the Arthur kill, Newark Bay, and the tidally affected riverine
areas of northeastern New Jersey.

* Tidal departure... 1 to 1 1/2 ft above astronomical tides during
Wednesday morning high tides causing minor coastal flooding.

* Coastal flood impacts... shallow flooding is expected in the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline. Expect
around 1 to possibly 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/09 PM 7.1/ 7.6 2.0/ 2.5 1.4/ 1.9 0-1 minor
20/09 am 6.9/ 7.4 1.8/ 2.2 1.3/ 1.8 0-1 minor
20/09 PM 6.7/ 7.2 1.6/ 2.0 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 none

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Bergen Point NY
MLLW categories - minor 7.2 ft, moderate 8.5 ft, major 9.6 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.7 ft, moderate 3.0 ft, major 4.1 ft

              total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
             ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/09 PM 7.7/ 8.2 2.2/ 2.7 1.5/ 2.0 0-1 minor
20/09 am 7.4/ 7.9 1.9/ 2.3 1.3/ 1.8 0-1 minor
20/09 PM 7.2/ 7.7 1.7/ 2.2 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 minor

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Sandy Hook NJ
MLLW categories - minor 7.0 ft, moderate 7.7 ft, major 8.7 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.5 ft

              total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
             ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
19/08 PM 7.5/ 8.0 2.2/ 2.7 1.6/ 2.0 5-7 min-mod
20/09 am 7.1/ 7.6 1.9/ 2.3 1.3/ 1.8 5-7 minor
20/09 PM 7.0/ 7.5 1.8/ 2.2 1.2/ 1.7 3-4 minor

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