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WGUS81 KOKX 100308
FLSOKX

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1008 PM EST TUE DEC 9 2014

NYC005-087-119-100500-
/O.CON.KOKX.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-141210T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROCKLAND NY-WESTCHESTER NY-BRONX NY-
1008 PM EST TUE DEC 9 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST FOR SMALL
STREAMS IN BRONX...WESTCHESTER AND ROCKLAND COUNTIES...

AT 1005 PM EST A FEW SMALL STREAMS REMAIN IN FLOOD ACROSS THE 
WARNING AREA. THE BRONX RIVER AT BOTANICAL GARDENS HAS CRESTED AND 
IS RECEDING. THE CURRENT RIVER LEVEL WAS 3.1 FT AT 10PM.  IT IS 
EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MIDNIGHT.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST
FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO
CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING
WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4117 7416 4127 7353 4122 7350 4118 7356
      4110 7372 4101 7365 4098 7365 4090 7375
      4086 7377 4079 7390 4080 7392 4084 7393
      4088 7391 4088 7393 4100 7389 4114 7423

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