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Latest Coastal/Lakeshore Hazard Messages by KBUF
Issued 11/17/2017 2:54 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 11/20/2017 1:00 AM America/New_York.
whus41 kbuf 181937
237 pm est sat nov 18 2017
...lakeshore flood warning in effect from 5 am sunday to 1 am est
the national weather service in buffalo has issued a lakeshore
flood warning, which is in effect from 5 am sunday to 1 am est
monday. the lakeshore flood watch is no longer in effect.
* locations...northern cayuga, oswego, and jefferson counties.
* lake shore flooding...very strong west winds will develop
behind a cold front late tonight and become northwest and
continue through the day sunday into sunday night. the strong
winds and building waves will combine with above normal lake
levels to increase shoreline erosion.
* timing...from late tonight through overnight sunday night.
* impacts...a significant increase in shoreline erosion,
especially in areas where the lakeshore is unstable following
the erosion from earlier in the year. some minor lakeshore
flooding is possible in bays and inlets.
a lakeshore flood warning means lakeshore flooding is occurring,
is imminent, or is expected to occur. people in the warning area
should take immediate action to protect life and property. listen
to local radio...television...or noaa weather radio for further
Latest Coastal/Lakeshore Hazard Messages by KLWX
Issued 11/18/2017 2:50 AM America/New_York.
Valid through 11/18/2017 9:00 PM America/New_York.
whus41 klwx 181840
140 pm est sat nov 18 2017
...coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 9 pm est this
* locations...shoreline in anne arundel county.
* tidal departure...1 to 1.5 feet above normal.
* timing...around the time of high tide. high tide at annapolis
is at 5:26 pm this evening.
* impacts...water is expected to pond in the parking lot at
annapolis city dock. minor shoreline inundation is possible
a coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.
forecast tides are referenced to mean lower low water
(mllw) and mean higher high water (mhhw) unless
otherwise noted. time of high total tide is
approximate to nearest hour. total tide combines the
normal tide and departure from normal. flood impact
is based on the total tide and waves where applicable.
mllw categories - minor 2.4 ft, moderate 3.3 ft, major 6.0 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.0 ft, moderate 1.9 ft, major 4.6 ft
total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
ft mllw ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
18/05 pm 2.6 1.2 1.3 1.0 minor
19/05 am 2.6 1.2 1.7 1.0 minor
19/06 pm 1.1 -0.3 -0.2 1.0 none
20/05 am 0.2 -1.2 -0.6 0.5 none
20/07 pm 0.9 -0.5 -0.4 0.5 none
21/06 am 0.9 -0.5 0.1 0.5 none
Latest Coastal/Lakeshore Hazard Messages by KOKX
Issued 11/18/2017 3:24 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 11/19/2017 12:00 PM America/New_York.
whus41 kokx 182025 cca
coastal hazard message...corrected
national weather service new york ny
325 pm est sat nov 18 2017
...localized minor coastal flooding may be possible along the
south shore back bays of long island sunday morning...
southwestern suffolk-southeastern suffolk-southern queens-
325 pm est sat nov 18 2017
* locations...south shore bays of nassau and suffolk counties.
* tidal departure...1 to 2 ft above astronomical tides.
* timing...around the times of high tide sunday morning.
* coastal flood impacts...brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.