Eastern Essex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Coastal Flood Statement, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:56 PM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service


* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along New York Harbor,
including the Arthur kill, Newark Bay, kill Van kull and tidally
affected portions of the Hackensack and Passaic rivers.

* Tidal departure... around 1 1/2 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... localized minor coastal flooding during the times of
high tide Thursday afternoon.





343 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Thursday morning
through Thursday 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, Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven, and New London. In
northeast New Jersey, Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union.
In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (brooklyn), Nassau, New York
(manhattan), Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond (staten island),
Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester.

* From Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon

* low pressure approaches the tri-state area tonight 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 2.25 inches of rainfall
with locally higher amounts possible in any stronger convection
on Thursday. Flash flooding of urban and poor drainage areas,
as well as small streams will therefore be possible Thursday.

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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Coastal Flood Statement, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:56 PM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service


* locations... vulnerable coastal locales along New York Harbor,
including the Arthur kill, Newark Bay, kill Van kull and tidally
affected portions of the Hackensack and Passaic rivers.

* Tidal departure... around 1 1/2 ft above astronomical tides.

* Coastal flood impacts... brief minor flooding of the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline.

* Timing... localized minor coastal flooding during the times of
high tide Thursday afternoon.





343 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Thursday morning
through Thursday 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, Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven, and New London. In
northeast New Jersey, Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union.
In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (brooklyn), Nassau, New York
(manhattan), Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond (staten island),
Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester.

* From Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon

* low pressure approaches the tri-state area tonight 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 2.25 inches of rainfall
with locally higher amounts possible in any stronger convection
on Thursday. Flash flooding of urban and poor drainage areas,
as well as small streams will therefore be possible Thursday.

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.



Maloit