Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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000 WWUS81 KOKX 132343 SPSOKX SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY 743 PM EDT WED AUG 13 2014 NYZ078>081-140045- NORTHEAST SUFFOLK-NORTHWEST SUFFOLK-SOUTHEAST SUFFOLK-SOUTHWEST SUFFOLK- 743 PM EDT WED AUG 13 2014 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SUFFOLK COUNTY... AT 741 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR MEDFORD...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH. WINDS UP TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. IN ADDITION...VERY HEAVY RAIN...WITH RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR...THIS COULD CAUSE ADDITIONAL 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 4063 7321 4067 7320 4065 7315 4068 7305 4074 7289 4075 7289 4069 7315 4070 7319 4092 7316 4094 7256 4092 7260 4090 7249 4094 7245 4094 7244 4087 7245 4086 7249 4084 7245 4084 7246 $$ GOODMAN

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