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Blairstown Police Department
Wednesday July 25th, 2018 :: 08:20 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Flood Advisory

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL MORRIS COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY HUNTERDON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY SUSSEX COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY WARREN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY NORTHWESTERN BUCKS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA NORTHEASTERN MONROE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EASTERN NORTHAMPTON COUNTY IN EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA

* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT.


* AT 708 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF MODERATE TO
HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH SHOWERS MOVING ACROSS THE ADVISORY
AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO
ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN SOME AREAS
WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED.


* SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE EASTON, PORT JERVIS, NEWTON, MONTAGUE, BETHLEHEM, DOVER, HOPATCONG,
FORKS, EAST STROUDSBURG, HACKETTSTOWN, QUAKERTOWN, WILSON, WHARTON,
WASHINGTON, BLAIRSTOWN, BANGOR, MOUNT ARLINGTON, FRANKLIN,
FLEMINGTON AND TINICUM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED, OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS.

Address/Location
Blairstown Police Department
106 New Jersey 94
Blairstown, NJ 07825

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 908-362-8266

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