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WGUS71 KOKX 151742
FFSOKX

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
142 PM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

NYC047-081-151845-
/O.CON.KOKX.FF.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150715T1845Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
QUEENS NY-KINGS NY-
142 PM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 245 PM EDT FOR
QUEENS AND KINGS COUNTIES...

AT 139 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING 
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA WHICH IS NOW PRIMARILY IN THE 
VICINITY OF THE ROCKAWAYS. THERE WILL STILL BE FLOODING WITHIN THIS 
REGION WITH THE RAIN CONTINUING AND RESIDUAL FLOODING AFTER THE RAIN 
ENDS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ROCKAWAY BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4055 7394 4056 7393 4057 7390 4058 7390
      4059 7387 4062 7383 4061 7377 4060 7374
      4059 7374 4058 7381

$$

JM



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