Weather Alerts for Suffolk

Issued by the National Weather Service

High Surf Advisory  HIGH SURF ADVISORY   High Surf Advisory
SUFFOLK

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn) - Southeast Suffolk - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Sat, 7/11 5:32pm Updated: Sat, 7/11 8:12pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 7/11 9:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 5
to 8 feet in the surf zone. For the High Rip Current Risk,
dangerous rip currents.
* WHERE...Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, Kings (Brooklyn),
Southeastern Suffolk and Southwestern Suffolk Counties.
* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, until 9 PM EDT this
evening. For the High Rip Current Risk, through Sunday evening.
* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions
and localized beach erosion. Life-threatening rip currents are
likely for all people entering the surf zone. Anyone visiting
the beaches should stay out of the surf. Rip currents can
sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...High surf of 5 to 8 ft. Beach flooding and
localized dune erosion during times of high tide.

Information:
Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.
If you enter the surf zone, always have a flotation device with
you and swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax
and float, and do not swim against the current. If able, swim in
a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face
the shore and yell or wave for help.

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
SUFFOLK

Areas Affected:
Kings (Brooklyn) - Southeast Suffolk - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Sat, 7/11 5:32pm Updated: Sat, 7/11 8:12pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/12 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
* WHAT...For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 5
to 8 feet in the surf zone. For the High Rip Current Risk,
dangerous rip currents.
* WHERE...Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, Kings (Brooklyn),
Southeastern Suffolk and Southwestern Suffolk Counties.
* WHEN...For the High Surf Advisory, until 9 PM EDT this
evening. For the High Rip Current Risk, through Sunday evening.
* SURF ZONE IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions
and localized beach erosion. Life-threatening rip currents are
likely for all people entering the surf zone. Anyone visiting
the beaches should stay out of the surf. Rip currents can
sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...High surf of 5 to 8 ft. Beach flooding and
localized dune erosion during times of high tide.

Information:
Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.
If you enter the surf zone, always have a flotation device with
you and swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax
and float, and do not swim against the current. If able, swim in
a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face
the shore and yell or wave for help.