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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
532 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NYC047-081-221030-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0147.141022T0932Z-141022T1030Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
532 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  QUEENS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 630 AM EDT...

* AT 529 AM EDT RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL...HOWEVER RAINFALL RATES HAVE
DECREASED TO BETWEEN 1/2 AND 3/4 OF AN INCH PER HOUR. THEREFORE HAVE
ALLOWED THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING TO EXPIRE...BUT THERE IS LIKELY
STILL SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON SOME ROADS...ESPECIALLY IN
SOUTHERN QUEENS AND BROOKLYN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF URBAN
AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODS.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4055 7395 4057 7393 4057 7395 4071 7391
      4072 7380 4065 7377 4062 7377 4061 7376
      4059 7375 4054 7394

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
519 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NJC029-221045-
/O.CON.KPHI.FA.Y.0379.000000T0000Z-141022T1045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OCEAN NJ-
519 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 AM EDT FOR CENTRAL
OCEAN COUNTY...

AT 515 AM EDT, NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
SHOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVING ACROSS THE AREA. WHILE SOME
DECREASE IN INTENSITY HAS OCCURRED, RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATED THAT
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2.5 INCHES HAS OCCURRED JUST NORTHWEST OF
THE WARETOWN AREA. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.

SOME FLOODING OF ROADWAYS AND IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE CAN BE
EXPECTED, THEREFORE USE EXTRA CAUTION TRAVELING EARLY THIS MORNING
IN THE ADVISED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. WHEN
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS
OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3974 7410 3971 7412 3971 7414 3977 7415
      3981 7410 3992 7410 3990 7412 3986 7412
      3978 7418 3972 7415 3973 7434 3995 7428
      3993 7410 3992 7409 3993 7406

$$

GORSE

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
459 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NJC003-013-017-039-221100-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0146.141022T0859Z-141022T1100Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
459 AM EDT WED OCT 22 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...

* UNTIL 700 AM EDT...

* AT 457 AM EDT DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS MOVING INTO THE ADVISORY AREA FROM THE EAST. POOR
  DRAINAGE AND URBAN FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

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 4090 7435
      4091 7433 4088 7425 4082 7413 4084 7412
      4080 7400 4067 7407 4064 7419 4059 7421
      4059 7430 4061 7431 4060 7446 4066 7441
      4065 7445 4067 7447

$$

PW

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
431 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

NYC047-061-085-221030-
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.Y.0145.141022T0831Z-141022T1030Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
431 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  NEW YORK (MANHATTAN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 630 AM EDT...

* AT 430 AM EDT AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE TO
  MOVE SLOWLY WESTWARD. THE SOUTHERN HALF OF MANHATTAN...STATEN
  ISLAND AND MOST OF BROOKLYN WILL OBSERVE MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN.
  AS SUCH...URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

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 4064 7419 4066 7408 4061 7405 4069 7401
      4071 7403 4077 7400 4076 7395 4074 7396
      4073 7393 4070 7391 4057 7395 4057 7401
      4058 7402 4059 7401 4061 7405 4052 7413
      4050 7423

$$

PW

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