NWS: Flood Advisory in Effect for Monmouth, Ocean Counties

flooding rt 9The National Weather Service has issued an Urban and Small Stream flood advisory which will remain in effect until 1:15 PM this afternoon.

The following areas are included in the Flood Advisory are:  Southeastern Camden County in Southern New Jersey. Southeastern Gloucester County in Southern New Jersey. Eastern Kent County in Central Delaware. Eastern Sussex County in Southern Delaware. Burlington County in Southern New Jersey. Cape May County in Southern New Jersey. Monmouth County in Central New Jersey. Atlantic County in Southern New Jersey. Ocean County in Southern New Jersey. Cumberland County in Southern New Jersey.

An inch to an inch and a half of rain has fallen across the area so far this morning. An area of moderate to heavy rainfall will move across the area during the next several hours and could produce another inch of rainfall through the morning hours, with additional rainfall continuing into the afternoon.

Excessive runoff associated with this rainfall will cause minor flooding of highways, streets, and other poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Underpasses prone to flooding could also be affected.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. It can severely damage your vehicle. [TLS]

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