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Borough of Lodi NJ
Wednesday January 23rd, 2019 :: 04:06 a.m. EST

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Flash Flood Watch until 06:00PM Thursday

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 morning through Thursday afternoon

* Low pressure approaches the Tri-State Area today and passes through on Thursday. Rain tonight becomes potentially heavy at times Thursday morning with the potential of heavy downpours into early afternoon. A total of 1.25 to 2.50 inches of rainfall with locally higher amounts could occur with this event, however most of it falls during Thursday. Flash flooding of urban and poor drainage areas, as well as small streams will therefore be possible Thursday.

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

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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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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