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WGUS81 KOKX 161122
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
722 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

NJC003-NYC087-161515-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0101.140716T1122Z-140716T1515Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
722 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ROCKLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  NORTHWESTERN BERGEN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 1115 AM EDT...

* AT 715 AM EDT SCATTERED SHOWERS WERE STILL NOTED OVER THE NEW      
  JERSEY/NEW YORK STATE LINE. WHILE THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION HAS   
  ENDED...THE RECENT RAINFALL HAS CAUSED THE MAHWAH RIVER AT SUFFERN 
  TO REACH MINOR FLOOD LEVELS. THIS COULD LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING OF  
  IN THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY OF THE RIVER. IN ADDITION...NEIGHBORING 
  SMALL STREAMS MAY BE AT OR ABOVE BANKFULL...ALSO RESULTING IN      
  MINOR FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN LOW LYING AREAS. WITH THE           
  PRECIPITATION ENDING BY MID DAY...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO         
  RECEDE BELOW FLOOD STAGE. 

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 4117 7420 4130 7400 4125 7397 4124 7396
      4114 7389 4095 7414 4098 7416 4098 7417
      4103 7426

$$

SEARS








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