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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1256 AM EDT SUN SEP 7 2014

NYZ079-081-070545-
NORTHEAST SUFFOLK-SOUTHEAST SUFFOLK-
1256 AM EDT SUN SEP 7 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT EASTERN SUFFOLK COUNTY...

AT 1252 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM RIVERHEAD TO 5 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF WESTHAMPTON...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM RIVERHEAD
TO WESTHAMPTON...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

THESE STORMS WILL BE...
  NEAR SHINNECOCK HILLS BY 110 AM.
  NEAR SOUTHAMPTON BY 115 AM.
  NEAR NOYACK BY 120 AM.
  NEAR SAG HARBOR BY 125 AM.
  NEAR EAST HAMPTON BY 130 AM.

INTENSE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND WINDS UP TO 35 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS. IN ADDITION...VERY HEAVY RAIN...WITH 
RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 1 INCH AN HOUR...IS OCCURRING WITH THESE 
STORMS. THIS COULD CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS...AND MINOR 
FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE
TO SAFE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.

LAT...LON 4099 7203 4087 7235 4078 7270 4096 7274
      4101 7243 4098 7243 4099 7247 4096 7240
      4102 7238 4100 7233 4103 7233 4104 7227
      4102 7225 4104 7225 4106 7214 4102 7212
      4106 7211 4107 7208 4101 7211 4102 7203

$$

JM








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