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000
WGUS81 KOKX 021504
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1004 AM EST MON FEB 2 2015

NYC047-059-081-103-021800-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0007.150202T1504Z-150202T1800Z/
/00000.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1004 AM EST MON FEB 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAIN AND MELTING SNOW IN...
  NASSAU COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  SUFFOLK COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  QUEENS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 100 PM EST...

* AT 955 AM EST...A COMBINATION OF RAIN AND SNOWMELT HAS             
  CAUSED MINOR URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS      
  OF LONG ISLAND AND NEW YORK CITY. THERE ARE STILL AREAS OF         
  PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADS...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS POOR          
  DRAINAGE. THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE MODERATE PRECIPITATION OVER    
  THE NEXT FEW HOURS. SOME OF THIS WILL FALL AS RAIN AND FURTHER     
  CAUSE MINOR FLOODING WITH THE ADDITIONAL SNOW MELT WHILE IN OTHER  
  AREAS...THIS WILL FALL AS FREEZING RAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. TURN AROUND AND
FIND ANOTHER ROUTE.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF THE FLOODING THREAT INCREASES...OR A
WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

LAT...LON 4072 7292 4072 7293 4075 7289 4065 7338
      4066 7312 4062 7322 4054 7394 4075 7387
      4094 7340 4099 7263 4118 7221 4117 7220
      4111 7233 4104 7220 4113 7212 4105 7217
      4100 7210 4106 7189

$$

JM








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