Jamaica, NY (11436)

5:13 AM EDT on September 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Floral Park, The Original 11001 Wx Site | | Change Station

Elev 103 ft 40.73 °N, 73.71 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
69.0 °F
Feels Like 69.0 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Dew Point 66.6 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 6:55 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KJFK 200851Z 01015KT 10SM FEW023 BKN250 22/18 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP091 T02220178 55011
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Dew Point 66.6 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 6:55 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KJFK 200851Z 01015KT 10SM FEW023 BKN250 22/18 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP091 T02220178 55011

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Watches & Warnings

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

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until noon EDT Wednesday...
... Coastal Flood Warning is cancelled...
... High surf advisory remains in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday...
... High rip current risk remains in effect through Wednesday
evening...
... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 7 PM Wednesday
to 1 am EDT Thursday...

The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a coastal
flood advisory... which is in effect until noon EDT Wednesday. The
coastal Flood Warning has been cancelled.

* Locations... Atlantic Ocean beaches and along the South Shore
bays.

* Surf height... 6 to 10 ft continuing into Wednesday
morning... then gradually falling Wednesday afternoon.

* Tidal departure... 1 1/2 to 2 ft above astronomical tides during
Wednesday morning high tides causing widespread minor to
locally moderate coastal flooding. 1 to 2 ft above astronomical
tides Wednesday night 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 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... large breaking waves will result in
considerable erosion of dune structures through midweek.
Localized washovers will result in some flooding of roadways
and vulnerable structures behind protective dunes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing dangerous rip currents, widespread
dune erosion and localized washovers.


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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/09 am 6.7/ 7.2 1.6/ 2.0 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 none
20/09 PM 6.7/ 7.2 1.6/ 2.0 1.1/ 1.6 0-1 none

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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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/08 am 6.2/ 6.7 1.2/ 1.7 1.0/ 1.5 0 minor
20/09 PM 6.2/ 6.7 1.2/ 1.7 1.0/ 1.5 0-1 minor

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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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/09 am 7.8/ 8.3 1.9/ 2.4 1.0/ 1.5 0 min-mod
20/09 PM 7.7/ 8.2 1.8/ 2.2 1.0/ 1.5 0 minor

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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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/08 am 5.8/ 6.3 1.2/ 1.7 0.9/ 1.4 4-7 min-mod
20/09 PM 5.9/ 6.4 1.3/ 1.8 1.0/ 1.5 3 minor

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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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/09 am 7.2/ 7.7 1.6/ 2.0 1.0/ 1.5 3-4 minor
20/09 PM 7.3/ 7.8 1.7/ 2.2 1.1/ 1.6 2-3 minor

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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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/11 am 2.7/ 3.2 1.3/ 1.8 1.3/ 1.8 1 mid-mod
20/11 PM 2.7/ 3.2 1.3/ 1.8 1.3/ 1.8 1 minor

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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

              total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
             ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
20/09 am 5.7/ 6.2 1.3/ 1.8 2.1/ 2.6 1 moderate
20/09 PM 5.7/ 6.2 1.3/ 1.8 2.1/ 2.6 1 min-mod

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