Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
919 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NYZ078>081-177-179-230215-
NORTHEAST SUFFOLK-NORTHERN NASSAU-NORTHWEST SUFFOLK-SOUTHEAST
SUFFOLK-SOUTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHWEST SUFFOLK-
919 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SUFFOLK AND EASTERN NASSAU
COUNTIES...

AT 916 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTH OF
BRANFORD TO CENTER MORICHES TO SHINNECOCK HILLS TO EAST
HAMPTON...AND MOVING WEST AT 50 MPH.

PEOPLE IN SUFFOLK AND EASTERN NASSAU COUNTIES...INCLUDING
WESTHAMPTON...BRIDGEHAMPTON...EAST HAMPTON...SHINNECOCK
HILLS...MASTIC BEACH...MANORVILLE...DAVIS PARK...CENTER
MORICHES...SAG HARBOR AND RIVERHEAD...SHOULD MONITOR THE WEATHER
SITUATION CLOSELY. LISTEN FOR POSSIBLE WARNINGS AND BE PREPARED TO
TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION SHOULD SEVERE WEATHER THREATEN.

GUSTY WINDS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS. IN
ADDITION...VERY HEAVY RAIN...WITH RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO ONE TO ONE
AND ONE HALF INCHES AN HOUR...IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. THIS
COULD CAUSE 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 4066 7304 4058 7363 4087 7374 4085 7366
      4090 7349 4095 7349 4091 7321 4098 7312
      4099 7265 4119 7220 4118 7218 4113 7232
      4112 7233 4102 7212 4113 7213 4113 7212
      4111 7208 4100 7210 4105 7199 4103 7194

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