Severe Weather Alerts - Old Bethpage, NY

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect from 12:00 PM EDT until Wednesday, 6:00 AM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH LATETUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT... NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST NEW YORK...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT...NORTHERN FAIRFIELD...NORTHERN MIDDLESEX...NORTHERN NEW HAVEN...NORTHERN NEW LONDON...SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD...SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX... SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN AND SOUTHERN NEW LONDON. IN NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...EASTERN BERGEN...EASTERN ESSEX...EASTERN PASSAIC... EASTERN UNION...HUDSON...WESTERN BERGEN...WESTERN ESSEX... WESTERN PASSAIC AND WESTERN UNION. IN SOUTHEAST NEW YORK... BRONX...KINGS (BROOKLYN)...NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)...NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK...NORTHERN NASSAU...NORTHERN QUEENS...NORTHERN WESTCHESTER...NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK...ORANGE...PUTNAM... RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)...ROCKLAND...SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK... SOUTHERN NASSAU...SOUTHERN QUEENS...SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER AND SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK.

* FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT. THE WARM AND VERY HUMID AIRMASS WILL MAKE FOR THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO PRODUCE TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS...WITH STORM TOTAL RAINFALL BETWEEN 2 TO 3 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS CAN BE EXPECTED. THIS WILL INCREASE THE FLASH FLOOD POTENTIAL.

* THE MAIN POTENTIAL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FLOODING OF URBANIZED AS WELL AS LOW LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. IN ADDITION...SMALL STREAMS OR RIVERS MAY EXCEED BANKFULL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEADTO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTIONSHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

Top Story

Old Bethpage Weather Report

NYC Faces Two Days of Drenching, Severe Storms

July 14, 2014; 3:50 AM ET

New York City faces not one, but two days of drenching and severe thunderstorms early this week. more >

Old Bethpage, NY Radar