Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service New York NY
536 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018

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Passaic NJ-Bergen NJ-Orange NY-Rockland NY-
536 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* Flood Warning for Urban Areas and Small Streams in...
  Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Northwestern Bergen County in northeastern New Jersey...
  South central Orange County in southeastern New York...
  Rockland County in southeastern New York...

* Until 1130 PM EST Friday

* At 527 PM EST, Doppler radar and automated gauges indicated that
  heavy rain and rapid snow melt were causing flooding over the
  area. Some streams in the area could also experience ice jam
  related flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Paterson, Wayne, New City, West Milford, Ridgewood, Monsey, Nanuet,
  Ramsey, Ringwood, Pompton Lakes, Suffern, Sloatsburg, Hawthorne,
  Bloomingdale and Greenwood Lake.

About three quarters of an inch of rain has fallen. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area
tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, back roads, streets and underpasses, as well as
other poor drainage areas and low lying spots.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 4107 7449 4109 7450 4120 7437 4121 7437
      4130 7427 4113 7394 4087 7421 4088 7426
      4090 7427 4091 7427 4093 7429 4097 7428
      4098 7430 4100 7430 4101 7439 4103 7442
      4102 7443 4104 7443 4105 7445 4104 7450

$$

Goodman



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