Weather Alerts for Kings (Brooklyn) County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Bronx - Kings (Brooklyn) - New York (Manhattan) - Northern Queens - Richmond (Staten Is.) - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Sat, 7/21 8:00pm Updated: Sat, 7/21 7:15pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/22 6:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM EDT
SUNDAY...
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect from 8 PM this evening to 6 AM EDT Sunday.
* WINDS...East 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* TIMING...Tonight.
* IMPACTS...Greatest impacts will be closer to the immediate
shorelines. Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Information:
A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph,
or gusts of 46 to 57 mph, are expected or occurring. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use
extra caution.
There is a chance that winds may be stronger than forecast along
the immediate shorelines of Lower New York Bay and the ocean
waters, and that a high wind warning may be required for those
areas. Tune to NOAA Weather Radio and visit http://weather.gov/nyc
for later updates and possible warnings.

Coastal Flood Statement  COASTAL FLOOD STATEMENT   Coastal Flood Statement
KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn) - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens
Effective: Sun, 7/22 2:00am Updated: Sat, 7/21 7:15pm Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Sun, 7/22 6:00am Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION MAY BE POSSIBLE
LATE TONIGHT...
* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Ocean beaches of New York City and
western Long Island.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...2 to 3 feet above normal.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves will result in beach
erosion with only minor damage possible to dune structures.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...High.
* TIMING...High rip current risk into this evening and then
again on Sunday. Minor coastal flooding possible with the
high tide cycle late tonight.
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Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn) - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens
Effective: Sat, 7/21 4:43pm Updated: Sat, 7/21 7:15pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 7/21 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION MAY BE POSSIBLE
LATE TONIGHT...
* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Ocean beaches of New York City and
western Long Island.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...2 to 3 feet above normal.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves will result in beach
erosion with only minor damage possible to dune structures.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...High.
* TIMING...High rip current risk into this evening and then
again on Sunday. Minor coastal flooding possible with the
high tide cycle late tonight.
&&

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn) - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens
Effective: Sun, 7/22 6:00am Updated: Sat, 7/21 7:15pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/22 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...
...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION MAY BE POSSIBLE
LATE TONIGHT...
* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Ocean beaches of New York City and
western Long Island.
* TIDAL DEPARTURE...2 to 3 feet above normal.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves will result in beach
erosion with only minor damage possible to dune structures.
* RIP CURRENT RISK...High.
* TIMING...High rip current risk into this evening and then
again on Sunday. Minor coastal flooding possible with the
high tide cycle late tonight.
&&