Monday, September 19, 2016

NWS issues Flood Advisory for our area

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
945 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

NYC059-081-191530-
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NASSAU NY-QUEENS NY-
945 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  NASSAU COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK...
  QUEENS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 1130 AM EDT

* AT 936 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN MOVING INTO THE
  ADVISORY AREA THAT WILL CAUSE OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AND MINOR
  URBAN FLOODING. WITH HIGH TIDES COINCIDING WITH THE HEAVY RAIN
  ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA IN THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS, THE URBAN
  FLOOD THREAT COULD BE EXACERBATED FOR LOW LYING LOCALES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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