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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:55 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of northern New Jersey
and Pennsylvania... including the following areas... in northern
New Jersey... Morris... Sussex and Warren. In Pennsylvania...
Berks... Carbon... Lehigh... Monroe and Northampton.

* Through Friday morning

* scattered showers and thunderstorms will overspread the region
through early evening. The activity will become more widespread
tonight and continue into Friday morning before tapering off by
Friday afternoon. Some of the storms will contain torrential
rainfall and result in a localized flash flood threat.

* The axis of heaviest rain still remains uncertain. However...
the potential for localized rainfall amounts of 2 or more inches
in one hour will bring the risk for flash flooding particularly
in urban areas. Isolated rainfall amounts of 4 inches or more
are possible during this event where storms move repeatedly over
the same area.

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.





Local Storm Report



07/25/2016 0540 PM

Stillwater TWP, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.


            Large tree limbs down. Time estimated from radar.




07/25/2016 0545 PM

4 miles SW of Wantage, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e50 mph, reported by NWS employee.





07/25/2016 0540 PM

Stillwater TWP, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.


            Large tree limbs down. Time estimated from radar.




07/25/2016 0545 PM

4 miles SW of Wantage, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e50 mph, reported by NWS employee.





07/25/2016 0540 PM

Stillwater TWP, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by social media.


            Large tree limbs down. Time estimated from radar.




07/25/2016 0545 PM

4 miles SW of Wantage, Sussex County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e50 mph, reported by NWS employee.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Missouri - Special Statement , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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