Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
619 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

NYZ072-073-075-176-178-179-312300-
SOUTHERN NASSAU-BRONX-NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-NEW YORK
(MANHATTAN)-SOUTHERN QUEENS-KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN
QUEENS-BRONX-NORTHERN QUEENS-
619 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHWESTERN NASSAU...
BRONX...NEW YORK...QUEENS AND KINGS COUNTIES...

AT 619 PM EDT...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS OVER CANARSIE...
OR OVER CROWN HEIGHTS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW YORK...VALLEY STREAM...GARDEN CITY...LYNBROOK...KENNEDY
AIRPORT...WOODMERE...RFK BRIDGE...EAST TREMONT...MOTT HAVEN...
FLUSHING...CROWN HEIGHTS...FLATBUSH...LAGUARDIA AIRPORT...JAMAICA...
HEMPSTEAD...CEDARHURST...STEWART MANOR...SOUTH FLORAL PARK...
WOODSBURGH AND HEWLETT BAY PARK.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY CAN RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN UPTON NY.

LAT...LON 4055 7393 4059 7381 4065 7385 4060 7391
      4061 7387 4061 7384 4060 7385 4057 7396
      4064 7404 4089 7386 4077 7376 4078 7375
      4070 7360 4059 7377 4057 7384
TIME...MOT...LOC 2219Z 222DEG 11KT 4066 7391
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MPS



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