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WGUS41 KOKX 181901
FLWOKX

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

NJC003-013-017-031-039-182300-
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HUDSON NJ-ESSEX NJ-BERGEN NJ-UNION NJ-PASSAIC NJ-
201 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...
  HUDSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  BERGEN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  UNION COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  PASSAIC COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 600 PM EST

* AT 157 PM EST DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN 
MOVING INTO THE WARNING AREA. MANY LOCATIONS HAVE ALREADY OBSERVED 
AN INCH OR MORE OF RAIN. AN ADDITIONAL INCH IS EXPECTED. AS 
SUCH...AREAS OF FLOODING ARE EXPECTED.  

* THE HO-HO-KUS RIVER AND THE SADDLE RIVER AT RIDGEWOOD WILL EXCEED 
FLOOD THRESHOLDS. OTHER SMALL RIVERS AND STREAMS WILL LIKELY EXCEED 
BANKFULL.

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 4075 7437 4080 7437 4086 7433 4090 7434
      4090 7428 4098 7429 4101 7426 4110 7412
      4099 7389 4080 7399 4066 7409 4064 7419
      4060 7422 4059 7446 4066 7441 4065 7445
      4067 7446

$$

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