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FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS UNTIL 400 AM EDT THU MAY 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
 WESTCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...

* UNTIL 400 AM EDT THURSDAY

* AT 945 PM EDT 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS THE AREA.
MODERATE TO PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN IS STILL EXPECTED THROUGH THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. RAINFALL RATES OF BETWEEN HALF AN INCH AND AN INCH
AN HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THIS TIME. MINOR NUISANCE FLOODING
IS ALREADY OCCURRING IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS AND THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN
IS EXPECTED TO EXACERBATE THE SITUATION.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.


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