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WGUS51 KOKX 130921
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NYC103-131315-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FF.W.0029.140813T0921Z-140813T1315Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
521 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SUFFOLK COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 915 AM EDT

* AT 517 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUES
  TO TRACK AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS MOVING
  THROUGH SUFFOLK COUNTY. THIS RAIN HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING FLASH
  FLOODING ACROSS WESTERN SUFFOLK COUNTY. RAINFALL RATES WILL RANGE
  FROM 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR WITH LOCALIZED AREAS RECEIVING UP TO 4 
  INCH PER HOUR RAINFALL RATES.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO PORT
  JEFFERSON...CORAM...MOUNT SINAI...YAPHANK...MIDDLE ISLAND...
  SHIRLEY...ROCKY POINT...MASTIC BEACH...MASTIC...BROOKHAVEN NATIONAL
  LABORATORY...CENTER MORICHES...MANORVILLE...WADING RIVER...
  CALVERTON...WESTHAMPTON...RIVERHEAD AND MATTITUCK

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4094 7333 4091 7321 4093 7316 4097 7317
      4098 7312 4097 7287 4099 7265 4105 7250
      4098 7249 4092 7260 4090 7248 4085 7249
      4083 7247 4075 7279 4064 7312 4061 7326
      4063 7335 4061 7342

$$

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