SOMERSET, NJ - A flash flood watch will be in effect from 2 a.m. Monday morning through Monday evening 6 p.m. according to the National Weather Service.
"A line of strong thunderstorms is expected to move through the area late tonight and Monday morning," the NWS alert reads. "Widespread rainfall totals of one to three inches are forecast, with locally higher amounts possible with the strongest storms."
The storm is expected to start clearing out by Monday afternoon. Flood-prone areas are expected to see flash flooding according to the NWS.
Thunderstorms are expected to arrive just before or during the Monday morning commute according to the NWS.
Traveling can be impacted due to torrential downpours and potential flooding as the storms move through, according to the NWS.