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WGUS61 KOKX 110607
FFAOKX

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
207 AM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

...HEAVY RAIN COULD CAUSE MAINLY URBAN FLOODING TODAY...

CTZ005-006-010-NYZ069-070-112000-
/O.EXA.KOKX.FF.A.0004.150811T0800Z-150811T2000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-ROCKLAND-
NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-
207 AM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT 
  AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING IN  ...
  SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN FAIRFIELD...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN 
  AND SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...NORTHERN 
  WESTCHESTER AND ROCKLAND. 

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. 

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH A WARM FRONTAL PASSAGE COULD
  PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF CAUSING MAINLY URBAN FLASH
  FLOODING.

* RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS AS HIGH AS 3 
  INCHES AND RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR...ARE 
  EXPECTED. WHILE THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE 
  WIDESPREAD...URBAN AREAS THAT RECEIVE THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS 
  COULD EXPERIENCE DISRUPTIVE IMPACTS. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

CTZ009-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ071>075-176>179-112000-
/O.CON.KOKX.FF.A.0004.150811T0800Z-150811T2000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-WESTERN PASSAIC-EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-
WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-
WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
207 AM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND 
  SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING IN SOUTHERN ...
  CONNECTICUT...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD. IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY... 
  EASTERN BERGEN...EASTERN ESSEX...EASTERN PASSAIC...EASTERN 
  UNION...HUDSON...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX...WESTERN 
  PASSAIC AND WESTERN UNION. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...BRONX... 
  KINGS (BROOKLYN)...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...NORTHERN NASSAU... 
  NORTHERN QUEENS...RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)...SOUTHERN NASSAU...
   SOUTHERN QUEENS AND SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER. 

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. 

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH A WARM FRONTAL PASSAGE COULD
  PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF CAUSING MAINLY URBAN FLASH
  FLOODING.

* RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS AS HIGH AS 3 
  INCHES AND RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR...ARE 
  EXPECTED. WHILE THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE 
  WIDESPREAD...URBAN AREAS THAT RECEIVE THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS 
  COULD EXPERIENCE DISRUPTIVE IMPACTS. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$



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