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Borough of Lodi NJ
Monday August 7th, 2017 :: 03:03 a.m. EDT
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Flash Flood Watch until 06:00AM Tuesday

...HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT... ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast New Jersey and southeast New York, including the following areas, in northeast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Essex, and Western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Northeastern Suffolk, Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, Northwestern Suffolk, Richmond (Staten Island), Southeastern Suffolk, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, and Southwestern Suffolk.

* From noon EDT today through late tonight

* Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop in response to a strong low pressure system that will pass over the area. Multiple rounds of heavy rainfall will be possible this afternoon into tonight.

* Rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are expected across the watch area, especially in any thunderstorms.

* AFFECTED AREAS: EASTERN BERGEN ... EASTERN ESSEX ... EASTERN PASSAIC ... EASTERN UNION ... HUDSON ... WESTERN ESSEX ... WESTERN UNION

Instructions:

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

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Address/Location
Borough of Lodi NJ
1 Memorial Dr
Lodi, NJ 07644

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 973-365-4005

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Watch

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