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  • Flash Flood Watch for Bronx County, New York
  • Flash Flood Watch issued August 13 at 4:08AM EDT until August 13 at 6:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 4:08 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 6 p.m.
  • ...HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED TODAY WITH FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE...
    * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...
    NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE
    FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...FAIRFIELD AND NEW
    HAVEN COUNTIES. IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...BERGEN...ESSEX...
    HUDSON...PASSAIC AND UNION COUNTIES. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...
    ALL FIVE BOROUGHS OF NEW YORK CITY...ROCKLAND...WESTCHESTER...
    NASSAU AND SUFFOLK COUNTIES.
    * THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
    * LOW PRESSURE MOVING NORTHEAST FROM THE MID ATLANTIC REGION AND
    ITS ASSOCIATED WARM FRONT WILL ACT ON AN INCREASINGLY MOIST AND
    UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PRODUCE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY.
    WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE LIKELY...WITH
    LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF OVER 3 INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE HEAVIEST
    CELLS. THIS RAINFALL COULD OCCUR OVER A SHORT PERIOD OF
    TIME...WITH RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR...AND CAUSE
    FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND URBAN...LOW LYING AND POOR
    DRAINAGE AREAS.