Watches, Warnings & Advisories



One product issued by NWS for: South Plainfield NJ

Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
316 AM EDT Fri Jul 12 2024

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New Castle-Hunterdon-Somerset-Middlesex-Western Monmouth-Mercer-
Salem-Gloucester-Camden-Northwestern Burlington-Delaware-
Philadelphia-Western Chester-Eastern Chester-Western Montgomery-
Eastern Montgomery-Upper Bucks-Lower Bucks-
Including the cities of New Brunswick, Perkasie, Morrisville,
Pottstown, Cherry Hill, Wilmington, Pennsville, Doylestown,
Moorestown, Lansdale, Media, Glassboro, West Chester,
Philadelphia, Freehold, Chalfont, Mount Holly, Trenton, Kennett
Square, Somerville, Honey Brook, Oxford, Camden, Flemington,
Collegeville, and Norristown
316 AM EDT Fri Jul 12 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be
  possible.

* WHERE...Portions of northern Delaware, including the following
  area, New Castle, New Jersey, including the following areas,
  Camden, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Northwestern
  Burlington, Salem, Somerset and Western Monmouth, and southeast
  Pennsylvania, including the following areas, Delaware, Eastern
  Chester, Eastern Montgomery, Lower Bucks, Philadelphia, Upper
  Bucks, Western Chester and Western Montgomery.

* WHEN...From 6 AM EDT this morning through Saturday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers,
  creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.
  Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks. Flooding may occur
  in poor drainage and urban areas. Low-water crossings may be
  flooded.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - Widespread showers and thunderstorms combined with tropical
    moisture will result in areas of heavy rainfall across the
    watch area from this morning through Saturday. Rainfall rates
    may exceed 1 to 2 inches per hour. Forecast rainfall amounts
    range from about 1 to 2 inches, however, localized amounts
    near 3 to 4 inches are possible.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood
Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop.

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