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New York

Warnings

Rip Current Statement in effect until 8:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

KINGS (BROOKLYN):

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING ...

* LOCATIONS ...Atlantic beaches of New York City and Long Island.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK ...High rip current risk with surf
height around 4 to 5 ft.

* TIMING ...Through this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS ...

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.

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 call or wave for help.

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SOUTHERN QUEENS:

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING ...

* LOCATIONS ...Atlantic beaches of New York City and Long Island.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK ...High rip current risk with surf
height around 4 to 5 ft.

* TIMING ...Through this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS ...

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.

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 call or wave for help.

&&

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