000
WGUS81 KOKX 082359
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
759 PM EDT MON JUL 8 2013

NYC005-090045-
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759 PM EDT MON JUL 8 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BRONX COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT...

* AT 758 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR IS TRACKING 
A THUNDERSTORM MOVING SLOWLY NORTHEAST THROUGH THE BRONX. HEAVY 
RAINFALL WITH RAINFALL RATES OF AROUND 1 INCH PER HOUR IS EXPECTED.

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.

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 4081 7393 4084 7393 4086 7392 4090 7384
      4088 7378 4087 7376 4085 7376 4079 7391

$$

JC

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