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Borough of Lodi NJ
Wednesday October 10th, 2018 :: 03:52 p.m. EDT

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Flash Flood Watch until 06:00AM Friday

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

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

* From Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night

* A cold front will move across the region Thursday afternoon through Thursday night, interacting with tropical moisture, resulting in the threat of heavy rainfall.

* Showers, and possible thunderstorms, will develop Thursday afternoon and continue into Thursday night, resulting in moderate to locally heavy rainfall. Rainfall amounts are expected to average between 1 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts possible. Any heavy rainfall that occurs within a 1-3 hour window may result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected to fall across portions of New York City, Long Island and southeastern Connecticut.

* AFFECTED AREAS: NEW YORK (MANHATTAN) ... NORTHERN NEW LONDON ... WESTERN ESSEX ... WESTERN UNION ... ROCKLAND ... SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX ... SOUTHWEST SUFFOLK ... NORTHERN WESTCHESTER ... ORANGE ... RICHMOND (STATEN IS.) ... WESTERN BERGEN ... NORTHEAST SUFFOLK ... SOUTHERN QUEENS ... SOUTHERN NEW LONDON ... NORTHERN MIDDLESEX ... NORTHERN FAIRFIELD ... NORTHERN QUEENS ... EASTERN UNION ... SOUTHEAST SUFFOLK ... EASTERN ESSEX ... SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN ... EASTERN PASSAIC ... NORTHWEST SUFFOLK ... SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER ... SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD ... PUTNAM ... BRONX ... KINGS (BROOKLYN) ... NORTHERN NASSAU ... NORTHERN NEW HAVEN ... SOUTHERN NASSAU ... WESTERN PASSAIC ... HUDSON ... EASTERN BERGEN

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

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Non-emergencies: 973-365-4005

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Watch

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