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COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 3 PM EST SUNDAY... ...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON ...COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a Coastal Flood Warning, which is in effect from 9 AM to 3 PM EST Sunday. * LOCATIONS...Southwestern Suffolk and Southern Nassau. * TIMING...For the Coastal Flood Warning, from 9 AM to 3 PM EST Sunday. For the Coastal Flood Watch, from Sunday night through Monday afternoon. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...There is an elevated threat of property damage. Widespread flooding of vulnerable areas is expected near the waterfront and shoreline. Expect 1 to 3 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. This will result in numerous road closures and cause widespread flooding of low lying property including parking lots, parks, lawns, and homes and businesses with basements near the waterfront. Vehicles parked in vulnerable areas near the waterfront will likely become flooded. Flooding will also extend inland from the waterfront along tidal rivers and bays. * SHORELINE IMPACTS...The combination of elevated water levels and high surf along the ocean beachfront should also result in significant beach erosion and localized splashovers around the times of high tide. * OUTLOOK...Minor coastal flooding and additional beach erosion are also possible around the times of high tide from Monday night into Tuesday.

AMERICA'S HISTORY COMES ALIVE IN VIRGINIA

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If you want to get in touch with our country's history, one of the best places to do it is Coastal Virginia. The "Old Dominion," site of the first permanent English colony in the United ...

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If you want to get in touch with our country's history, one of the best places to do it is Coastal Virginia.

The "Old Dominion," site of the first permanent English colony in the United States, offers numerous areas and attractions that bring our nation's story to life. They include:

Newport News, where you can see the Mariners' Museum (and the recently resurrected USS Monitor), the Virginia Living Museum and the Virginia War Museum;

Norfolk, home of the battleship USS Wisconsin, the MacArthur Memorial, and the world's largest naval base;

Hampton, site of the Virginia Air & Space Museum, old Fort Wool, and Hampton University;

Virginia Beach, with the First Landing Cross and historic Cape Henry Lighthouse;

Yorktown, scene of the victorious battle that ended the American Revolution;

Jamestown, where Captain John Smith's Fort and Chief Powhatan's Village are re-created;

Colonial Williamsburg, the restoration of Virginia's first capital and hotbed of revolutionary ferver.

For further information, call the Virginia Tourism Corporation at 1-800-VISIT VA, or access their website at www.virginia.org. Enjoy!