Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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WGUS81 KOKX 220932
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
532 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NYC047-081-221030-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0147.141022T0932Z-141022T1030Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
532 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  QUEENS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 630 AM EDT...

* AT 529 AM EDT RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL...HOWEVER RAINFALL RATES HAVE
DECREASED TO BETWEEN 1/2 AND 3/4 OF AN INCH PER HOUR. THEREFORE HAVE
ALLOWED THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING TO EXPIRE...BUT THERE IS LIKELY
STILL SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON SOME ROADS...ESPECIALLY IN
SOUTHERN QUEENS AND BROOKLYN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF URBAN
AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODS.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF THE FLOODING THREAT INCREASES...OR A
WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

LAT...LON 4055 7395 4057 7393 4057 7395 4071 7391
      4072 7380 4065 7377 4062 7377 4061 7376
      4059 7375 4054 7394

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