WARREN, NJ - A severe thunderstorm warning and flood watch are in effect in our greater area throughout the evening commute the National Weather Service warns. Seek shelter as the storm approaches.

 

The Somerset County Sheriffs office warns,"FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING."

 

Do not travel through water covered roadways. If you encounter flooding, “Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life,” the service warned. “Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely.

 

Remember if you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways."