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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1210 AM EDT SUN SEP 7 2014

NYZ078>081-070500-
NORTHEAST SUFFOLK-NORTHWEST SUFFOLK-SOUTHEAST SUFFOLK-SOUTHWEST
SUFFOLK-
1210 AM EDT SUN SEP 7 2014

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

AT 1208 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM STONY BROOK TO DAVIS
PARK...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM STONY BROOK TO 6 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF PATCHOGUE...AND MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

THESE STORMS WILL BE...
  NEAR PATCHOGUE BY 1215 AM.
  NEAR PORT JEFFERSON BY 1220 AM.
  NEAR MOUNT SINAI BY 1225 AM.
  NEAR YAPHANK BY 1230 AM.
  NEAR MASTIC BEACH BY 1235 AM.
  NEAR MANORVILLE BY 1240 AM.

FREQUENT 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 4067 7324 4092 7329 4091 7322 4098 7306
      4098 7268 4079 7261 4066 7309 4074 7289
      4075 7289 4074 7302 4071 7309 4072 7313
      4067 7317 4069 7318 4070 7324 4069 7325
      4064 7322 4067 7321 4066 7310 4062 7326

$$

JM








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