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WUUS51 KOKX 312054
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CTC001-NYC119-312145-
/O.NEW.KOKX.SV.W.0064.140831T2054Z-140831T2145Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
454 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  WESTCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  FAIRFIELD COUNTY IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 452 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM. THE STORM WAS NEAR MOUNT KISCO...MOVING EAST
  AT 25 MPH. THIS STORM IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RIDGEFIELD...
  GEORGETOWN...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE IN 
PALISADES IN ROCKLAND COUNTY. DO NOT STAY OUTDOORS.

VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO OCCUR WITH THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...WHICH
COULD FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS QUICKLY AND COVER ROADS WITH WATER. DO
NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGE. MOVE INSIDE A PERMANENT BUILDING
NOW TO BE SAFE FROM STRONG WIND GUSTS.

PLEASE REPORT HAIL...STRONG WINDS OR WIND DAMAGE WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VIA FACEBOOK OR TWEET US
@NWSNEWYORKNY OR E MAIL US AT OKX.SPOTTERS@NOAA.GOV

&&

LAT...LON 4137 7330 4121 7337 4118 7375 4130 7368
TIME...MOT...LOC 2053Z 258DEG 21KT 4123 7368

$$

FORECASTER: JM








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