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  • Rip Current Statement for New York (Manhattan) County, New York
  • Rip Current Statement issued August 13 at 4:17PM EDT until August 13 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 4:17 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9 p.m.
  • ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK INTO THIS EVENING...
    ...LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED WITH TONIGHTS HIGH TIDE ALONG
    SOUTH SHORE BAYS OF NEW YORK CITY AND LONG ISLAND...
    ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
    ...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING BETWEEN 10 PM AND 2 AM...
    * RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH ALONG ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACHES OF QUEENS
    AND LONG ISLAND UNTIL 9 PM.
    * SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST EAST.
    * LIGHTNING RISK...LOW.
    * BEACH EROSION RISK...MINOR INTO TONIGHT.
    * COASTAL FLOODING RISK...LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING
    TONIGHTS HIGH TIDE BETWEEN 10 PM AND 2 AM ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE
    BAYS OF QUEENS AND LONG ISLAND.
    * TIDAL DEPARTURES...3/4 TO 1 1/2 FT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES.
    * IMPACTS...MINOR COASTAL FLOOD THRESHOLDS WILL BE REACHED AT A
    FEW OF THE LOWEST LYING LOCATIONS ALONG THE SHORES OF THE SOUTH
    SHORE BAYS. THIS WILL RESULT IN MINOR INUNDATION OF ONLY THESE
    MOST VULNERABLE SPOTS.