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Flash Flood Warning in Ocean County, New Jersey
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Ocean County New Jersey Urgency: Immediate Severity: Severe Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
8/5/2022 8:07:00 PM until 8/5/2022 11:45:00 PM   EXPIRED
Turn around...don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
Alert Summary
FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEASTERN BURLINGTON AND NORTHWESTERN OCEAN COUNTIES... At 807 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2.5 inches of rain have fallen. The expected rainfall rate is 1 to 2 inches in 1 hour. Additional rainfall amounts up to 1 inch are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets, and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas. Some locations that may experience flash flooding include... Toms River, Lakewood, Lakehurst, Pemberton, Wrightstown, Woodruff, Cassville, Browns Mills, Cedar Glen West, Leisure Village West-Pine Lake Park, Leisure Village, and Leisure Village East. This includes the following highways... Garden State Parkway between mile markers 88 and 91. FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR