562  
WGUS41 KOKX 122236  
FLWOKX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY  
536 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
NJC003-031-NYC071-087-130430-  
/O.NEW.KOKX.FA.W.0001.180112T2236Z-180113T0430Z/  
/00000.0.IC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
PASSAIC NJ-BERGEN NJ-ORANGE NY-ROCKLAND NY-  
536 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...  
PASSAIC COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...  
NORTHWESTERN BERGEN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...  
SOUTH CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK...  
ROCKLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM EST FRIDAY  
 
* AT 527 PM EST, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED GAUGES INDICATED THAT  
HEAVY RAIN AND RAPID SNOW MELT WERE CAUSING FLOODING OVER THE  
AREA. SOME STREAMS IN THE AREA COULD ALSO EXPERIENCE ICE JAM  
RELATED FLOODING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PATERSON, WAYNE, NEW CITY, WEST MILFORD, RIDGEWOOD, MONSEY, NANUET,  
RAMSEY, RINGWOOD, POMPTON LAKES, SUFFERN, SLOATSBURG, HAWTHORNE,  
BLOOMINGDALE AND GREENWOOD LAKE.  
 
ABOUT THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN. ADDITIONAL  
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA  
TONIGHT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, BACK ROADS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES, AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL  
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4107 7449 4109 7450 4120 7437 4121 7437  
4130 7427 4113 7394 4087 7421 4088 7426  
4090 7427 4091 7427 4093 7429 4097 7428  
4098 7430 4100 7430 4101 7439 4103 7442  
4102 7443 4104 7443 4105 7445 4104 7450  
 

 
 
GOODMAN  
 
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