Thursday, June 20, 2019

NWS - Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
529 AM EDT Thu Jun 20 2019

NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-176-178-210930-
Western Passaic-Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-
Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange-
Putnam-Rockland-Northern Westchester-Southern Westchester-
New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-Kings (Brooklyn)-
Northern Queens-Southern Queens-
529 AM EDT Thu Jun 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast New Jersey and
southeast New York.

A few thunderstorms late this afternoon and evening could produce
strong wind gusts and localized flash flooding.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Flash Flood Watch continues through 2 pm today


Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
335 AM EDT Sat Apr 20 2019

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE TODAY...

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, and
  southeast New York, including the following areas, in southern
  Connecticut, Northern Fairfield and Southern Fairfield. In
  northeast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern
  Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,
  Western Passaic, and Western Union. In southeast New York,
  Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Northern
  Nassau, Northern Queens, Northern Westchester, Orange, Putnam,
  Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland, Southern Nassau, Southern
  Queens, and Southern Westchester.

* Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon

* Periods of heavy rain can be expected today. Total rainfall
  amounts will be around 1 inch with locally higher amounts
  possible. Excessive runoff will be possible which would lead to
  flooding of urban and poor drainage areas. In addition, smaller
  rivers and streams could overflow their banks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Coastal Flood Statement - Flash Flood Watch Continues



Coastal Flood Statement

...AREAS OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE...

* LOCATIONS...Vulnerable coastal locales along Jamaica Bay and
  Great South Bay.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Up to 1 ft above astronomical tides.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding near the
  waterfront and shoreline.

* TIMING...Around the times of high tide this evening.

Flash Flood Watch

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* A slow moving frontal system will approach the region Friday
  night into Saturday. Heavy rain will become likely late Friday
  night through Saturday morning. Total rainfall amounts will be
  around 1 inch with locally higher amounts possible. Excessive
  runoff will be possible which would lead to flooding of urban
  and poor drainage areas. In addition, smaller rivers and streams
  could overflow their banks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Weekly Construction Bulletin - April 22nd through May 3rd, 2019

Flash Flood Watch issued for Friday night through Saturday afternoon


Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
410 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southern Connecticut,
  northeast New Jersey, and southeast New York, including the
  following areas, in southern Connecticut, Northern Fairfield
  and Southern Fairfield. In northeast New Jersey, Eastern
  Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson,
  Western Bergen, Western Essex, Western Passaic, and Western
  Union. In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New
  York (Manhattan), Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, Northern
  Westchester, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten Island),
  Rockland, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, and Southern
  Westchester.

* From late Friday night through Saturday afternoon.

* A slow moving frontal system will approach the region Friday
  night into Saturday. Heavy rain will become likely late Friday
  night through Saturday morning. Total rainfall amounts will be
  in the 1.5 to 2 inch range with locally higher amounts possible.
  Excessive runoff will be possible which would lead to flooding
  of urban and poor drainage areas. In addition, smaller rivers
  and streams could overflow their banks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

NWS has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for tonight's high tide at 8:44 pm

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service New York NY
455 AM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...MINOR TO POTENTIALLY LOCALLY MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a Coastal
Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 7 PM to 10 PM EDT this
evening.

* LOCATIONS...Vulnerable coastal locales along Jamaica Bay and
  Great South Bay.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Minor to potentially locally moderate coastal
  flooding with tidal departures of around 1 ft above
  astronomical tides this evening.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the
  most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
  Expect 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...Breaking waves will result in beach erosion
  with only minor damage possible to dune structures around the
  times of high tide.

* TIMING...Around the times of hide tide this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

&&

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

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
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 18/08 AM   6.8/ 7.3   0.9/ 1.4   0.2/ 0.7    1-2      None
 18/09 PM   7.7/ 8.2   1.8/ 2.2   0.6/ 1.1    1-2     Minor
 19/09 AM   6.4/ 6.9   0.5/ 1.0  -0.2/ 0.2     2       None

Monday, April 15, 2019

Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
515 AM EDT Mon Apr 15 2019

CTZ009>012-NYZ071-075-078>081-178-179-152000-
/O.CAN.KOKX.FG.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190415T1000Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.WI.Y.0007.190415T1600Z-190416T0600Z/
Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven-Southern Middlesex-
Southern New London-Southern Westchester-Kings (Brooklyn)-
Northwestern Suffolk-Northeastern Suffolk-Southwestern Suffolk-
Southeastern Suffolk-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
515 AM EDT Mon Apr 15 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 2 AM EDT
TUESDAY...
Dense Fog
*  WINDS...West 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Strong winds developing this afternoon into tonight.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

NWS - Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019

NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067-069-072>075-176-178-151000-
Western Passaic-Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-
Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange-
Rockland-New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Northern Queens-Southern Queens-
1027 AM EDT Sun Apr 14 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast New Jersey and
southeast New York.

A slight risk of severe thunderstorms exists late tonight into early
Monday morning. The main threat will be from damaging wind gusts.
Locally heavy rainfall is expected with urban and poor drainage
flooding possible.