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WGUS61 KOKX 160737
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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
337 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

...THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING CONTINUES...

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NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-
337 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND 
  SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN 
  SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN FAIRFIELD AND 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...NORTHERN 
  WESTCHESTER...ORANGE...PUTNAM...RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)... 
  ROCKLAND...SOUTHERN NASSAU...SOUTHERN QUEENS AND SOUTHERN 
  WESTCHESTER. 

* UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING

* SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT
  MAY PRODUCE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL THIS MORNING. MUCH OF THE
  AREA HAS ALREADY RECEIVED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER THE
  LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE
  WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS ARE THE FLOODING OF URBANIZED AS WELL AS LOW
  LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. IN
  ADDITION...SMALL STREAMS OR RIVERS MAY EXCEED BANKFULL.

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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NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-NORTHERN NEW LONDON-
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
337 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK... 
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT... 
  NORTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN...NORTHERN NEW 
  LONDON...SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX...SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND SOUTHERN 
  NEW LONDON. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK... 
  NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK AND SOUTHWESTERN 
  SUFFOLK. 

* UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON

* SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ALONG AND AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT
  MAY PRODUCE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
  MUCH OF THE AREA HAS ALREADY RECEIVED SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL
  OVER THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF RAINFALL IS
  POSSIBLE WITH LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS ARE THE FLOODING OF URBANIZED AS WELL AS LOW
  LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. IN
  ADDITION...SMALL STREAMS OR RIVERS MAY EXCEED BANKFULL.

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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