969  
WWUS51 KOKX 180359  
SVSOKX  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY  
1159 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018  
 
NJC013-039-180415-  
/O.CON.KOKX.SV.W.0035.000000T0000Z-180818T0415Z/  
UNION NJ-ESSEX NJ-  
1159 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 AM EDT  
FOR UNION AND SOUTHWESTERN ESSEX COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1158 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SUMMIT, MOVING  
EAST AT 30 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
PLAINFIELD, LINDEN, ORANGE, SUMMIT, MILLBURN, CLARK, UNION,  
IRVINGTON, WESTFIELD, RAHWAY, MAPLEWOOD, SCOTCH PLAINS, CRANFORD,  
HILLSIDE AND ROSELLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4061 7431 4059 7446 4060 7446 4062 7442  
4066 7440 4067 7440 4066 7442 4066 7444  
4065 7445 4067 7446 4068 7445 4072 7439  
4076 7436 4079 7423 4062 7420 4059 7429  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0358Z 253DEG 22KT 4067 7435  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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