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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
428 AM 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-
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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-
428 AM EDT TUE AUG 12 2014

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

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

* FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE GREAT LAKES MOVES INTO
  SOUTHERN CANADA TODAY...AN ONSHORE FLOW OF DEEP TROPICAL
  MOISTURE WILL DEVELOP...AND SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY SPREAD
  EASTWARD INTO THE REGION THROUGH THIS EVENING. 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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