24. February 2016 · Comments Off on URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY · Categories: Flash Floods · Tags:

No surprise with all the rain…

918 PM EST WED FEB 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN WARREN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY...
  MERCER COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW JERSEY...
  EASTERN HUNTERDON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY...
  SUSSEX COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY...
  CENTRAL MONMOUTH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW JERSEY...
  SOMERSET COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  MORRIS COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  MIDDLESEX COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  NORTHWESTERN OCEAN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  NORTH CENTRAL BURLINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  EASTERN BUCKS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 115 AM EST

* AT 917 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN APPROACHING THE
  REGION. WITH THE GROUND EITHER FROZEN OR SATURATED, EXCESSIVE
  RUNOFF WILL OCCUR. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING ACROSS THOSE LOW LYING
  AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS THAT TYPICALLY EXPERIENCE FLOODING. SMALL
  RUNS AND CREEKS COULD ALSO FILL UP QUICKLY AND OVERFLOW. ROADS MAY
  BECOME IMPASSABLE FOR A SHORT TIME UNTIL WATERS RECEDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

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