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Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 4:37 AM EDT on May 25, 2018

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2018


... High rip current risk in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
through this evening.

* Locations... the ocean beaches of New York City and Nassau
County.

* Timing... this afternoon and evening.

* Surf and rip current risk... high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high rip current risk means dangerous and potentially life
threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.
People visiting the beaches should stay out of the high surf.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars and near structures such as groins, jetties, and piers.
Talk to lifeguards and beach officials to learn about any surf
hazards and heed their advice. Pay attention to flags and posted
signs and swim in life guarded areas.

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 call or wave
for help.





Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 9:05 AM EDT on May 25, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2018


... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am Friday to 11 PM Friday...

The New York sate department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an
air quality index value of 100 for ozone.
The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way to correlate
levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the
greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young and those with
pre existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease.
Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal
physician.

For additional information, please visit the New York state
department of environmental conservation website at,
https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at
800-535-1345.


905 am EDT Fri may 25 2018

... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am Friday to 11 PM Friday...

The New York sate department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an
air quality index value of 100 for ozone.
The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way to correlate
levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the
greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young and those with
pre existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease.
Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal
physician.

For additional information, please visit the New York state
department of environmental conservation website at,
https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at
800-535-1345.



Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 4:37 AM EDT on May 25, 2018

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2018


... High rip current risk in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a high rip
current risk, which is in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
through this evening.

* Locations... the ocean beaches of New York City and Nassau
County.

* Timing... this afternoon and evening.

* Surf and rip current risk... high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high rip current risk means dangerous and potentially life
threatening conditions exist for all people entering the surf.
People visiting the beaches should stay out of the high surf.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore, which occur most often at low spots or breaks in
sandbars and near structures such as groins, jetties, and piers.
Talk to lifeguards and beach officials to learn about any surf
hazards and heed their advice. Pay attention to flags and posted
signs and swim in life guarded areas.

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 call or wave
for help.





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Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flash Flood Watch
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory

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