Torrential rain left roads flooded and impassable, caused major traffic and transit delays, and even caused a mudslide Wednesday – and the rain was expected to persist to affect the Thursday morning commute.
The flood watch remains in effect from late Saturday through Sunday evening.
The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory for parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday.
A flood watch is in effect until Tuesday morning for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and parts of New York, including New York City, Westchester, Suffolk, Nassau and Rockland counties.
New York and New Jersey were gearing up for wintry weather into Thursday. However, heavy rain was the real story.
Sandbags are in place in Suffern where the Mahwah River is rising again, inching closer to basements where sump pumps are still warm from last week’s flood.
You may have noticed our use of the word “areal” in the yellow or red bar at the top of this page, prompting some visitors to tell us that we had misspelled the word. In fact, we did not.
Wet weather is making its way through the Tri-state area today with flood watches and advisories in effect for parts of New Jersey and New York.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Wet and mild conditions were on tap for the Tri-State Monday, as well as possible flooding. The National Weather Service issued areal flood watches throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut […]
A combination of factors, including warmer temperatures, rain and snow melt could result in flooding for the Tri-State area.
Friday morning’s storm caused travel troubles on roads and highways for commuters throughout the tri-state.