Jul 29, 2014
71°
Clear

National Weather Service Issues Flood Warning

Severe thunderstorms, cold front could cause flash flooding this weekend.

National Weather Service Issues Flood Warning

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a hazardous weather outlook stating there is a “low chance of flash flooding” this week.

Local rivers are not expected to flood, the outlook states.

The threat stems from a “slight risk” of severe thunderstorms hitting the area Friday afternoon into Saturday. A cold front is forecast to move into the region then.

The outlook was issued for Northwestern New Jersey, including Passaic County.

To view the latest road closure notifications from the township, click here.

— Have a question or news tip? Contact editor Daniel Hubbard at Daniel.Hubbard@patch.com or find us on Facebook and Twitter. For news straight to your inbox, sign up for our daily newsletter.

Don’t miss updates from Patch!