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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 10 AM EDT SATURDAY * WHAT...For the Coastal Flood Advisory Saturday morning, up to one and a half foot of inundation above ground level expected in vulnerable areas near the waterfront and shoreline. * WHERE...In Connecticut, Southern Fairfield County. In New York, Southern Westchester, Northwestern Suffolk and Northern Nassau Counties. * WHEN...For the Coastal Flood Advisory, from 7 AM to 10 AM EDT Saturday. Localized minor coastal flooding from 7 PM to 10 PM EDT this evening. * 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...Breaking waves of 1 to 3 ft along the north shore of Long Island may result in beach erosion and wave splashover during the times of high tide this evening and Saturday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Brief minor flooding, with inundation up to 1/2 ft above ground level, of the most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline expected during this evening high tides.

Cait Russell

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After years of filling the role of Editor in Chief at LongIsland.com, Cait Russell is now the Director of Operations for Long Island Media, Inc. As part of her new role, she manages content development for LongIsland.com, including creating new guides, and facilitating breaking news coverage. Cait is passionate about providing Long Islanders with the quality resources & information to make the most out of life on the Island. Contact her at Cait@longisland.com.

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