Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
551 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

NYZ078>080-312245-
NORTHEAST SUFFOLK-NORTHWEST SUFFOLK-SOUTHWEST SUFFOLK-
551 PM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SUFFOLK COUNTY...

AT 548 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM STONY BROOK TO
FARMINGDALE...AND MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

PEOPLE IN SUFFOLK COUNTY...INCLUDING MELVILLE...HUNTINGTON STATION...
NORTHPORT...DIX HILLS...COMMACK...SMITHTOWN...DEER PARK...STONY
BROOK...HAUPPAUGE AND PORT JEFFERSON...SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER
SITUATION CLOSELY. LISTEN FOR POSSIBLE WARNINGS AND BE PREPARED TO
TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD SEVERE WEATHER THREATEN.

WINDS UP TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS.

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 4075 7344 4081 7345 4092 7336 4093 7337
      4094 7328 4091 7322 4094 7315 4096 7316
      4098 7307 4097 7278 4098 7265 4087 7278
      4084 7289 4080 7287 4077 7292 4074 7344

$$

JM







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