Brian Re - LongIsland.com Columnist
COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING * WHAT...Up to one and a half foot of inundation above ground level
expected in vulnerable areas near the waterfront and shoreline.
* WHERE...Northeastern Suffolk and Southeastern Suffolk Counties.
* WHEN...During times of high tide this morning.
* COASTAL IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the most
vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline. Expect
up to 1 1/2 feet of inundation above ground level in low
lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property
including parking lots, parks, lawns and homes/businesses with
basements near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Along the ocean beach front and Orient
Point, breaking waves of 5 to 8 ft will result in scattered
areas of dune erosion, with wave splashover onto shoreline
roads and properties possible during the times of high tide
through tonight. The highest threat is this morning.
Along the north shore or Suffolk County, breaking
waves of 2 to 4 ft may result in beach erosion and wave
splashover during the times of high tide this morning.
Brian Re is a native Long Islander who graduated with a B.F.A. in Communication Arts from New York Institute of Technology. In addition to writing, Brian also produces short films and movies independently. When he is not writing or filming, Brian can be found heading to a local concerts, perusing local book stores, and participating in Long Island's local running races.
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