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NY, NJ, CT boaters urged to prepare for Hurricane Isaisas

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Posted at 4:39 PM, Aug 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-01 16:39:45-04

NEW YORK — The Coast Guard on Saturday urged commercial and recreational boaters in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey to prepare for possible high surf, dangerous rip currents, heavy wind, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding from Hurricane Isaisas, which has the potential to impact the region.

The The storm, which snapped trees and knocked out power in Bahamas on Saturday, was churning toward the Florida coast and was expected to reach the Northeast by Tuesday.

Heavy rain and strong wind gusts have been predicted.