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WGUS41 KOKX 181913
FLWOKX

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
213 PM EST SUN JAN 18 2015

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ROCKLAND NY-WESTCHESTER NY-FAIRFIELD CT-
213 PM EST SUN JAN 18 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  ROCKLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  WESTCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  FAIRFIELD COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...

* UNTIL 615 PM EST

* AT 208 PM EST DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN 
MOVING INTO THE WARNING AREA. MANY LOCATIONS HAVE ALREADY OBSERVED 
UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN. AN ADDITIONAL INCH IS EXPECTED. AS 
SUCH...AREAS OF FLOODING ARE EXPECTED. 

* MANY RIVERS AND STREAMS WILL APPROACH OR EXCEED BANKFULL. COASTAL 
FAIRFIELD COUNTY...SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTY...AND PORTIONS OF  
ROCKLAND COUNTY WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING THIS AFTERNOON IN MANY 
LOCATIONS.

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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