National Weather Service Issues Flash Flood Watch for Union County Area Through Tuesday Evening

July 17, 2018

ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Flash Flood Watch to be in effect for Union County Area from noon until late Tuesday evening.

According to the NWS, a slow-moving frontal system will bring numerous showers and thunderstorms that have the potential to bring torrential downpours with rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. 

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ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Tuesday afternoon storm came fast and furious causing problems for both towns. Reports of flooded streets, downed trees, traffic jams, and accidents was the theme of the day. 

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Severe Thunderstorm, Flash Flood Warnings in Effect for Roselle and Roselle Park Tuesday Afternoon

ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ — The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Union County until 2:30 p.m. and a flash flood warning until 5 p.m.

“Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to flash flooding,” the service warned. “Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.”

There are reports of major flooding ...

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