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WGUS81 KOKX 212250
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
650 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

NYC071-220015-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0112.140821T2250Z-140822T0015Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
650 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT...

* AT 645 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A 
THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL NEAR PORT JERVIS MOVING EAST 
AROUND 20 MPH. RAINFALL RATES OF TWO TO TWO AND A HALF INCHES OF 
RAINFALL PER HOUR ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. THIS IS EXPECTED TO 
CAUSE SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF POOR DRAINAGE AN LOW LYING AREAS. 

ANOTHER STORM HAS DEVELOPED OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF PIKE COUNTY AND 
IS ALSO TRACKING EASTWARD. IF THIS CELL MOVES OVER THE SAME 
AREA...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MINOR FLOODING MEANS THAT ALTHOUGH STREAMS AND CREEKS MAY RISE OUT OF
THEIR BANKS...PROPERTY DAMAGE WILL BE MINIMAL. INCONVENIENCES CAN BE
EXPECTED BUT THE FLOODING WILL NOT BE IMMEDIATELY LIFE THREATENING.

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 4150 7475 4150 7450 4154 7445 4157 7406
      4124 7409 4122 7413 4125 7447 4135 7468
      4138 7471 4140 7475 4142 7474 4144 7476
      4149 7476

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