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WGUS81 KOKX 312321
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
721 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

CTC001-007-009-011-010045-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0120.140831T2321Z-140901T0045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
721 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN NEW HAVEN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  NORTHERN NEW LONDON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
  FAIRFIELD COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT...

* AT 715 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED 
AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL MOVING EAST THROUGH THE AREA. PARTS OF 
NORTHERN NEW LONDON COUNTY MAY RECEIVE AN INCH TO AN INCH AND A HALF 
OF RAINFALL BY 845 PM...WITH NORTHERN SECTIONS OF FAIRFIELD...NEW 
HAVEN...AND MIDDLESEX COUNTIES RECEIVING UP TO A HALF INCH TO INCH 
OF RAINFALL IN ADDITION TO THE RAIN THAT HAS FALLEN PREVIOUSLY.

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 7179 4132 7314 4151 7330 4152 7317
      4156 7316 4165 7296 4163 7293 4157 7294
      4155 7286 4164 7265 4165 7251 4159 7246
      4160 7234 4164 7234 4172 7225 4167 7217
      4164 7178

$$

JC








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