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Hudson County Office of Emergency Management
Wednesday May 29th, 2019 :: 03:02 p.m. EDT

Alert

Another round of showers and thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon into this evening, some may become strong and/or severe

Another area of low pressure will approach late today and pass just south tonight.
Another round of showers and thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon into this evening, some of which may become strong and/or severe.
SLIGHT RISK/ENHANCED RISK of Severe Weather.
MARGINAL RISK of Flash Flooding.
WHERE: This will be highly dependent on exact track of the low as it rides along the front. The best chance for severe weather at this time appears to be just south and west of the NYC metro. See Severe Weather Outlook above.
WHEN: Primarily late this afternoon and into the evening.
Potential Hazards and Impacts:
Severe Thunderstorms: The main threats associated with any severe storms will be damaging winds and large hail. Isolated
tornadoes are also possible.
Flash Flooding: There is the a marginal risk of flash flooding due to multiple thunderstorms moving over the same area.
Confidence or Forecast Scenarios:
There is moderate confidence in showers and thunderstorms developing late this afternoon into this evening, but there remains
uncertainty with the location and development of severe thunderstorms.

Instructions:

Secure outdoor furniture and lawn items. Seek shelter as the storm approaches... "When it roars!... Go indoors!..."

Address/Location
Hudson County Office of Emergency Management
830 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 201-369-5200

Jim Woods
Office of Emergency Management
jwoods@hcnj.us
201-369-5200

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Statement

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