Monday, April 13, 2020

Flood Advisory

13-April-2020

  The National Weather Services has issued the following Flood Advisory  for the Northern New Jersey and New York area for Monday-13-April-2020 until at least 11:30a:

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service New York NY
935 AM EDT Mon Apr 13 2020

Hudson NJ-Passaic NJ-Union NJ-Bergen NJ-Essex NJ-Westchester NY-
Queens NY-Richmond NY-Bronx NY-Kings NY-Rockland NY-
New York (Manhattan) NY-
935 AM EDT Mon Apr 13 2020

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
  Hudson County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Eastern Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Union County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Bergen County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Essex County in northeastern New Jersey...
  Westchester County in southeastern New York...
  Queens County in southeastern New York...
  Richmond County in southeastern New York...
  Bronx County in southeastern New York...
  Kings County in southeastern New York...
  Rockland County in southeastern New York...
  New York (Manhattan) County in southeastern New York...

* Until 1130 AM EDT.

* At 934 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
  minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
  already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  New York, Newark, Jersey City, Yonkers, Paterson, Elizabeth, New
  Rochelle, Passaic, Bayonne, White Plains, Wayne, Hoboken,
  Plainfield, Bloomfield and Hackensack.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


For more information and updates please visit their website at:
 https://forecast.weather.gov/


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