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  • Coastal Flood Watch for Richmond (Staten Is.) County, New York
  • Coastal Flood Watch issued January 26 at 6:15AM EST until January 27 at 7:00AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, January 26, 2015 at 6:15 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7 a.m.
  • ...MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT FOR PORTIONS OF
    THE REGION DURING THE HEIGHT OF THE BLIZZARD...
    ...HIGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION EXPECTED...
    ...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
    THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
    * LOCATIONS...COASTS OF THE WESTERN LONG ISLAND SOUND.
    * TIDAL DEPARTURES...MOST LIKELY 2 TO 3 FT ABOVE THE
    ASTRONOMICAL TIDE WITH POTENTIAL FOR UP TO 4 FT.
    * TIMING...3 TO 6 AM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
    * BEACH EROSION IMPACTS...2 TO 4 FT WAVES AND HIGH STORM TIDE MAY
    CAUSE BEACH EROSION ALONG THE NORTH FACING SHORELINES OPEN TO
    THE LONG ISLAND SOUND. A FEW EXPOSED WATER FRONT STRUCTURES MAY
    BE DAMAGED.
    * COASTAL FLOODING IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING OF VULNERABLE
    SHORE ROADS.
    ...MOST LIKELY WESTERN L.I. SOUND WATER LEVELS FOR EARLY TUESDAY
    MORNING HIGH TIDE...
    COASTAL............TIME OF......FORECAST TOTAL.....FLOOD.....
    LOCATION...........HIGH TIDE.....WATER LEVEL.......CATEGORY..
    ....................................(MLLW)...................
    KINGS POINT NY......455 AM........10.0-11.0.......MODERATE...
    GLEN COVE NY........445 AM........10.3-11.3.......MODERATE...
    STAMFORD CT.........436 AM.........9.5-10.5.......MINOR......
    BRIDGEPORT CT.......433 AM.........9.2-10.2.......MINOR......
    NEW HAVEN CT........432 AM.........8.0-9.0........MINOR......