Flood watch

Newark Flooding

Heavy Rain Soaks Tri-State Area, Leaves Drivers Stranded In Floodwaters

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.

04/30/2014

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Flood Watch Issued For Tri-State Area With Periods Of Heavy Rain Expected

The flood watch remains in effect from late Saturday through Sunday evening.

03/29/2014

A flood watch has been issued for Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

More Freezing Rain Could Mean More Slippery Roads Saturday

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.

01/10/2014

Long Island Flooding

Heavy Rains, Flooding Soak Parts Of Tri-State

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.

06/10/2013

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Tri-State Area Gets Drenched, Mostly Expected To Escape Snow

New York and New Jersey were gearing up for wintry weather into Thursday. However, heavy rain was the real story.

12/07/2011

Warehouse Lane in Elmsford on Sept. 8, 2011 (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Flood Warnings Through Early Friday For Orange, Rockland Counties

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.

09/08/2011

A statue with a sign stands in front of a restaurant after flooding caused by Hurricane Irene damaged the village of  Windham, NY.(Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

What The Heck Is An ‘Areal’ Flood Warning Anyway??

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.

09/08/2011

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Sunday Weather: Bouts Of Rain, Heavy At Times

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.

08/14/2011

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Tri-State Braces For Possible Flooding

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 […]

02/28/2011

AccuWeather Graphic

Flood Watch Takes Effect Monday Morning For Tri-State Area

A combination of factors, including warmer temperatures, rain and snow melt could result in flooding for the Tri-State area.

02/27/2011

A flooded street is seen at Farmingdale State College - Farmingdale, NY - Oct 1, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

Tri-State Looking To Dry Out Following Storm

Friday morning’s storm caused travel troubles on roads and highways for commuters throughout the tri-state.

CBS New York–10/01/2010