629  
WHUS41 KOKX 291030  
CFWOKX  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY  
630 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
NYZ075-080-081-178-179-300100-  
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0002.000000T0000Z-200530T0100Z/  
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-  
SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-  
630 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.  
 
* WHERE...SOUTHERN NASSAU, SOUTHERN QUEENS, KINGS (BROOKLYN),  
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK AND SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH THIS EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY FOR ALL  
PEOPLE ENTERING THE SURF ZONE. ANYONE VISITING THE BEACHES  
SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE SURF. RIP CURRENTS CAN SWEEP EVEN THE  
BEST SWIMMERS AWAY FROM SHORE INTO DEEPER WATER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF YOU ENTER THE SURF ZONE, ALWAYS HAVE A FLOTATION DEVICE WITH  
YOU AND 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 YELL OR WAVE FOR HELP.  
 

 
 

 
 
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