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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1152 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

NJC003-013-017-031-039-220515-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0114.140822T0352Z-140822T0515Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1152 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  HUDSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  ESSEX COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  SOUTHERN BERGEN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  UNION COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...
  PASSAIC COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 115 AM EDT...

* AT 1150 PM EDT DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LARGE AREA OF SHOWERS AND
EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS MOVING ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. MODERATE TO
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED FOR ANOTHER HOUR OR TWO...WHICH WILL
RESULT IN URBAN...SMALL STREAM AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. TURN AROUND AND
FIND ANOTHER ROUTE.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF THE FLOODING THREAT INCREASES...OR A
WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

LAT...LON 4075 7437 4080 7437 4082 7433 4088 7434
      4091 7433 4091 7427 4081 7398 4066 7407
      4064 7414 4065 7418 4060 7422 4059 7429
      4061 7431 4060 7437 4061 7445 4066 7441
      4065 7445 4068 7446

$$

PW








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