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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:41 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for northeast New Jersey, including the
following areas, Bergen, Essex, Passaic, Union, and Hudson
counties.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through this evening

* several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect
the area through this evening. The heaviest rainfall is expected
this afternoon and this evening as a cold front moves across
the area. Those areas that received heavy rainfall on Friday
will be the most susceptible to flash flooding.

* Heavy rainfall within a short period of time can lead to rapidly
rising water and flash flooding, particularly in urban areas,
and along small creeks and streams. The ground remains fairly
saturated due to recent heavy rain over the past several weeks.

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.




341 am EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for northeast New Jersey, including the
following areas, Bergen, Essex, Passaic, Union, and Hudson
counties.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through this evening

* several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect
the area through this evening. The heaviest rainfall is expected
this afternoon and this evening as a cold front moves across
the area. Those areas that received heavy rainfall on Friday
will be the most susceptible to flash flooding.

* Heavy rainfall within a short period of time can lead to rapidly
rising water and flash flooding, particularly in urban areas,
and along small creeks and streams. The ground remains fairly
saturated due to recent heavy rain over the past several weeks.

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.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:41 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for northeast New Jersey, including the
following areas, Bergen, Essex, Passaic, Union, and Hudson
counties.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through this evening

* several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect
the area through this evening. The heaviest rainfall is expected
this afternoon and this evening as a cold front moves across
the area. Those areas that received heavy rainfall on Friday
will be the most susceptible to flash flooding.

* Heavy rainfall within a short period of time can lead to rapidly
rising water and flash flooding, particularly in urban areas,
and along small creeks and streams. The ground remains fairly
saturated due to recent heavy rain over the past several weeks.

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.




341 am EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for northeast New Jersey, including the
following areas, Bergen, Essex, Passaic, Union, and Hudson
counties.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through this evening

* several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect
the area through this evening. The heaviest rainfall is expected
this afternoon and this evening as a cold front moves across
the area. Those areas that received heavy rainfall on Friday
will be the most susceptible to flash flooding.

* Heavy rainfall within a short period of time can lead to rapidly
rising water and flash flooding, particularly in urban areas,
and along small creeks and streams. The ground remains fairly
saturated due to recent heavy rain over the past several weeks.

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.