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Little Ferry Police Department
Friday August 18th, 2017 :: 07:29 a.m. EDT
Advisory

Flood Advisory until 10:30AM

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... Hudson County in northeastern New Jersey... Eastern Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey... Union County in northeastern New Jersey... Bergen County in northeastern New Jersey... Essex County in northeastern New Jersey... Southern Westchester County in southeastern New York... Queens County in southeastern New York... Bronx County in southeastern New York... New York County in southeastern New York... Kings County in southeastern New York... Rockland County in southeastern New York...

* Until 1030 AM EDT

* At 725 AM EDT, An area of heavy showers and embedded thunderstorms will cause urban flooding in the advisory area.

* Rainfall rates of around 1 inch per hour have been observed. Excessive runoff from this heavy rainfall will cause flooding of urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Newark, Jersey City, Yonkers, Paterson, Elizabeth, New Rochelle, Flushing, Passaic, Bayonne, White Plains, Wayne, Mott Haven, Hoboken, Plainfield and Bloomfield.

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

Instructions:

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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Address/Location
Little Ferry Police Department
215 Liberty St
Little Ferry, NJ 07643

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 201-641-2770

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Advisory

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