SOMERSET, NJ - Severe thunderstorms and wind gusts of up to 60 mph are expected in the area until 8:15 PM, according to an alert from the National Weather Service.
The NWS advises urges the public not to wait for the sound of thunder before taking cover.
A flash flood watch has been issued from Monday morning through Tuesday morning.
"Showers and thunderstorms are forecast to bring periods of heavy rain to our region from Monday into Monday night," reads the alert. "Rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches are expected to be common, with local amounts up to 3 to 4 inches possible."
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