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WGUS81 KOKX 230146
FLSOKX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
946 PM EDT MON JUL 22 2013

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946 PM EDT MON JUL 22 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
  WESTERN PASSAIC COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT...

* AT 944 PM EDT...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAS TRACKING A 
CLUSTER OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SLOWLY NORTH FROM 
MORRIS COUNTY. RAINFALL RATES IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE 
EXPECTED WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF URBAN 
AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE 
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. IN ADDITION...SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS 
WILL RISE QUICKLY...POSSIBLY COVERING ROADS AND FLOODING NEARBY LOW 
AREAS.

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 4137 7461 4135 7409 4120 7416 4115 7423
      4113 7421 4102 7427 4100 7425 4094 7428
      4099 7430 4103 7442 4102 7443 4105 7445
      4104 7450 4109 7450 4120 7437 4131 7460

$$

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