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Tracking Rain, Isolated Thunder, Minor Coastal Flooding Tonight

Good Evening from chief meteorologist Tony Petrarca… It still looks like active weather this evening and overnight..the 3 issues I am tracking are… 1 Rain, heavy at times with isolated thudner 2. Strong wind gusts (30-40mph) early this evening 3. Minor coastal flooding this evening.   Latest Winds Gusts As Of 9PM This Evening   The combination of gusty onshore winds and astronomical higher tide will produce a forecast surge (rise in water) of about 1.6 feet above mean tide. A surge of that magnitude will produce just minor flooding just prior to and during high tide cycle this eveing……