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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
538 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

CTZ009-NYZ070-071-012200-
NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
538 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD AND WESTCHESTER
COUNTIES...

AT 535 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR YONKERS...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

THIS STORM WILL BE...
  NEAR SCARSDALE BY 545 PM.
  NEAR WHITE PLAINS BY 550 PM.
  NEAR HARRISON BY 555 PM.
  NEAR PORT CHESTER BY 600 PM.

INTENSE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND WINDS UP TO 35 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. IN ADDITION...VERY HEAVY RAIN...WITH 
RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 1 INCH AN HOUR...IS OCCURRING WITH THIS 
STORM. 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 7389 4105 7389 4112 7359 4099 7363
      4098 7365 4096 7365 4094 7368 4093 7391

$$

JM








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