Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
302 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ074-260745-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN BERGEN-WESTERN BERGEN-HUDSON-WESTERN
PASSAIC-EASTERN UNION-EASTERN ESSEX-EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN
UNION-RICHMOND (STATEN IS.)-
302 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT ESSEX...CENTRAL
PASSAIC...UNION...HUDSON AND BERGEN COUNTIES...

AT 301 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR POUGHKEEPSIE--NEWBURGH TO NEAR WHITE HOUSE
STATION...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEWARK...PATERSON...ELIZABETH...PASSAIC...WAYNE...PLAINFIELD...BLOOMFIELD...
HACKENSACK...LINDEN...BERGENFIELD...PARAMUS...RIDGEWOOD...SUMMIT...
LYNDHURST...MILLBURN...RUTHERFORD...SECAUCUS...RAMSEY...HARRISON AND
POMPTON LAKES.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...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.

LAT...LON 4055 7425 4057 7421 4060 7422 4060 7446
      4066 7440 4067 7440 4065 7445 4067 7446
      4068 7445 4076 7436 4079 7437 4086 7432
      4090 7434 4090 7427 4100 7430 4103 7441
      4112 7433 4100 7389 4089 7394 4050 7426
TIME...MOT...LOC 0701Z 264DEG 38KT 4107 7433 4059 7477
$$

JM



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