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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:25 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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.

* Through this afternoon

* low pressure approaches the area this morning and passes through
this afternoon. Rain becomes heavy at times this morning with
the potential for heavy downpours into early afternoon. A total
of 1.25 to 2.25 inches of rainfall with locally higher amounts
is possible in any stronger convection. Flash flooding of urban
and poor drainage areas, as well as small streams will therefore
be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:25 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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.

* Through this afternoon

* low pressure approaches the area this morning and passes through
this afternoon. Rain becomes heavy at times this morning with
the potential for heavy downpours into early afternoon. A total
of 1.25 to 2.25 inches of rainfall with locally higher amounts
is possible in any stronger convection. Flash flooding of urban
and poor drainage areas, as well as small streams will therefore
be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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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