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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 1 am EDT Wednesday... * locations...coastlines along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...1 to 1 1/2 feet above astronomical tides. * Timing...minor coastal flooding around the times of high tide. * Impacts...flooding of the most vulnerable shore roads and/or basements due to height of storm tide or wave splashover. Majority of roads remain passable with only isolated closures. There is no significant threat to life and any impact on property is minimal. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...Western l.I. Sound water levels for tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. ... ................................(mllw/mhhw)................ Kings Point NY.......1109 PM.....10.2-10.6/2.4-2.8...minor...... Stamford CT..........1126 PM.....10.1-10-5/2.3-2.7...minor...... Bridgeport CT........1123 PM......9.4-9.8/2.1-2.5....minor...... New Haven CT.........1122 PM......8.6-9.0/1.9-2.3....minor...... Old Field NY.........1125 PM......9.4-9.8/2.1-2.5....minor...... Glen Cove NY.........1126 PM.....10.2-10.6/2.3-2.7...minor...... -- Tuesday Apr.25 17,10:00 PM

Personal Watercraft Rider Critically Injured in Crash

Crash occurred in the Lindenhurst Cut of Great South Bay on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at approximately 5:25 p.m.

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Suffolk County, NY - July 20, 2014 - Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a crash that critically injured a man riding a personal watercraft today.
 
Roldando Moreno was riding a Yamaha WaveRunner in the Lindenhurst cut of the Great South Bay when he jumped the wake from a boat and crashed into a 23-foot Chapparal boat at approximately 5:25 p.m.  
 
Moreno, 45, of Huntington Station, was transported to shore by another boater and taken to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip where he was admitted in critical condition. No one on the boat was injured.
 
Detectives are asking anyone with information on this crash to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.