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WGUS51 KOKX 151812
FFWOKX
NJC017-NYC005-047-061-081-085-152115-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FF.W.0020.140715T1812Z-140715T2115Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
212 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  QUEENS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  NEW YORK (MANHATTAN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  BRONX COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  HUDSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 207 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED 
  TORRENTIAL RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH
  ACROSS THE REGION. THIS RAIN WILL CAUSE FLOODING ON AREA    
  ROADWAYS. 
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. FLOOD WATERS ARE
USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS
POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD.

WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY...PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE AT 1-800-226-0217...OR BY E MAIL AT
OKX.SPOTTERS@NOAA.GOV

&&

LAT...LON 4051 7425 4054 7426 4056 7422 4063 7420
      4064 7416 4070 7411 4074 7412 4082 7402
      4081 7398 4091 7392 4088 7378 4083 7377
      4083 7381 4080 7377 4061 7376 4056 7400
      4059 7401 4061 7405 4054 7411

$$

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