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WGUS81 KOKX 182309
FLSOKX

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
609 PM EST SUN JAN 18 2015

CTC001-NYC087-119-182315-
/O.CON.KOKX.FA.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150118T2315Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ROCKLAND NY-WESTCHESTER NY-FAIRFIELD CT-
609 PM EST SUN JAN 18 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EST FOR URBAN
AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN FAIRFIELD...WESTCHESTER AND ROCKLAND
COUNTIES...

AT 608 PM EST DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED RAIN MOVING EAST OF THE 
WARNING AREA. AS SUCH...THE FLOOD WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE 
AT 615 PM.

* EVEN THOUGH THE FLOOD WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 615 PM...RESIDUAL 
URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING WILL TAKE SOME TIME TO IMPROVE. 
SEVERAL SMALL STREAMS APPROACHED OR EXCEEDED FLOOD STAGE. HOWEVER 
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPROVE AS THE NIGHT PROGRESSES. THESE 
RIVERS EVENTUALLY RECEDE BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATER TONIGHT. 

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...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4124 7402 4134 7379 4136 7314 4129 7308
      4115 7313 4116 7320 4111 7326 4112 7330
      4110 7334 4107 7336 4100 7362 4093 7369
      4090 7375 4088 7376 4092 7391 4100 7389
      4110 7414

$$

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