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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:01 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 am EST Sunday through
Sunday 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, 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 Essex,
and western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings
(brooklyn), New York (manhattan), northeastern Suffolk,
northern Nassau, northern Queens, northwestern Suffolk,
Richmond (staten island), southeastern Suffolk, southern
Nassau, southern Queens, southern Westchester, and
southwestern Suffolk.

* From 1 am EST Sunday through Sunday afternoon

* a storm system approaches tonight and passes across the area
Sunday. A wintry mix this evening will changeover to rain across
the watch area, and will be heavy at times overnight and into
Sunday morning. Total amounts of 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 inches is
possible, which may result in flooding of urban areas, and
flashy streams.

* Any fresh water flooding will be exacerbated by coastal
flooding during the Sunday morning high tide.

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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:01 PM EST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 am EST Sunday through
Sunday 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, 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 Essex,
and western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings
(brooklyn), New York (manhattan), northeastern Suffolk,
northern Nassau, northern Queens, northwestern Suffolk,
Richmond (staten island), southeastern Suffolk, southern
Nassau, southern Queens, southern Westchester, and
southwestern Suffolk.

* From 1 am EST Sunday through Sunday afternoon

* a storm system approaches tonight and passes across the area
Sunday. A wintry mix this evening will changeover to rain across
the watch area, and will be heavy at times overnight and into
Sunday morning. Total amounts of 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 inches is
possible, which may result in flooding of urban areas, and
flashy streams.

* Any fresh water flooding will be exacerbated by coastal
flooding during the Sunday morning high tide.

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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