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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
409 PM EDT TUE AUG 12 2014

...HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY...

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NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-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)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
409 PM EDT TUE AUG 12 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* ALL OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST
  NEW YORK...

* FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. 

* AS LOW PRESSURE NEAR LAKE HURON SYSTEM MOVES INTO SOUTHERN
  CANADA...AN ONSHORE FLOW OF DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL
  DEVELOP...AND SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY BECOME MORE NUMEROUS
  TONIGHT. THIS MOISTURE WILL BE WRUNG OUT BY AN UPSLOPE FLOW
  OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS...AND ALSO BY A SECONDARY LOW DEVELOPING
  NEAR THE AREA LATE TONIGHT...AND THEN MOVING SLOWLY ACROSS
  DURING THE DAY ON WEDNESDAY.

* SHOWERS WILL LIKELY BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES FROM LATE TONIGHT 
  INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING OR EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. RAINFALL 
  RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE LIKELY DURING THE PERIODS 
  OF HEAVIEST RAIN...AND WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 1/2 TO 
  3 INCHES AND LOCALLY OVER 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. 

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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