the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a:
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Central Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey… Northern Bergen County in northeastern New Jersey… Westchester County in southeastern New York… Southeastern Orange County in southeastern New York… Rockland County in southeastern New York…
* Until 745 PM EDT.
* At 653 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Ringwood to Wayne, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Expect damage to trees and power lines.
* Severe thunderstorms will be near… Suffern and Sloatsburg around 705 PM EDT. Ridgewood and Ramsey around 710 PM EDT. Monsey around 715 PM EDT. Pomona around 720 PM EDT. New City and Nanuet around 725 PM EDT. Haverstraw and Tappan around 730 PM EDT. Orangeburg around 735 PM EDT. Peekskill and Dobbs Ferry around 740 PM EDT. This includes the following New York State COVID tent site Anthony Wayne Rec Center.
* AFFECTED AREAS: BERGEN, NJ … PASSAIC, NJ … ORANGE, NY … ROCKLAND, NY … WESTCHESTER, NY
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.