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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:32 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 8 PM EDT this evening through
Friday afternoon...

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 8 PM EDT this evening through Friday afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms will be moving into the region from
the west early this evening and will overspread the region by
late tonight. Showers and thunderstorms will continue into
Friday morning and begin to taper off from west to east during
Friday afternoon. There is the potential for periods of heavy
rainfall this evening into Friday afternoon.

* The axis of heaviest rain remains uncertain. However... at this
time the heaviest rain is forecast to extend from northeastern
New Jersey into the lower Hudson Valley... New York City... and
southern Connecticut. Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches are
possible... with localized higher amounts possible. The main
threat is flash flooding of low lying... poor drainage... and
urbanized areas. Smaller flashier streams may also flood.

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.




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

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