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WGUS81 KOKX 240142
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
942 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

CTC001-009-240245-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0102.140724T0142Z-140724T0245Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
942 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  WESTERN NEW HAVEN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  FAIRFIELD COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT...

* AT 940 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES   
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES AN HOUR   
MOVING EASTWARD ACROSS NORTHERN FAIRFIELD AND INTO NORTHERN NEW 
HAVEN COUNTY. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING 
OF URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER 
DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. 

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.

SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL FLOOD QUICKLY...POSSIBLY COVERING ROADS
AND FLOODING NEARBY LOW AREAS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4150 7343 4152 7339 4149 7337 4148 7333
      4150 7333 4151 7331 4151 7321 4131 7323
      4132 7352 4152 7345 4152 7344

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