( To help support Bogota Blog NJ with it's coverage of Local stories & sportsplease contribute at: donate to Bogota Blog NJ )Flood Watch National Weather Service New York NY 324 PM EDT Tue Aug 31 2021
-FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THURSDAY AFTERNOONThe Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for -Portions of northeast New Jersey and southeast New York, including 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), Northeast Suffolk, Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, Northern Westchester, Northwest Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland, Southeast Suffolk, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, Southern Westchester and Southwest Suffolk. -From Wednesday morning through Thursday afternoon. - The remnants of Ida will pass near the region Wednesday night through Thursday. Deep tropical moisture will interact with a nearly stationary frontal boundary across the Middle Atlantic and Northeast to produce heavy rainfall Wednesday morning through Thursday morning. The rainfall should begin to taper off late Thursday morning into the afternoon. A widespread 3 to 5 inches of rain is forecast with locally higher amounts likely. This rainfall combined with wet antecedent conditions likely lead to flash flooding. Flooding of fast responding rivers and streams is likely, with flooding of main stem rivers possible. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued. Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become unstable and unsafe.
Hazardous Weather OutlookHazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service New York NY 410 PM EDT Tue Aug 31 2021-Portions of Western Passaic- Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex- Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange-Putnam-Rockland- Northern Westchester-Southern Westchester-New York (Manhattan)-Bronx- Richmond (Staten Island)-Kings (Brooklyn)-Northwest Suffolk- Northeast Suffolk-Southwest Suffolk-Southeast Suffolk- Northern Queens-Northern Nassau-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau- 410 PM EDT Tue Aug 31 2021 -FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON... This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York. -DAY ONE...Tonight. Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.( To help support Bogota Blog NJ with it's coverage of Local stories & sportsplease contribute at: donate to Bogota Blog NJ )