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MORE UPDATES : High Winds With Severe Thunderstorm Activity Possible Wednesday Afternoon

Ridgewood Firefighters Kept Busy with Fallen Trees

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Ridgewood NJ, the National Weather Service warns that isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Wednesday afternoon and early evening, with damaging winds as the primary threat. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York.

BELMONT AVE IN GLEN ROCK IS CLOSED DUE TO A TREE DOWN. THERE WILL BE A DELAY IN SCHOOL TRAFFIC 

..A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PASSAIC...NORTHERN
BERGEN...NORTHWESTERN ESSEX...NORTHERN WESTCHESTER...ORANGE...WESTERN
PUTNAM AND ROCKLAND COUNTIES...

At 123 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from Highview to near Frenchtown. Movement was
northeast at 65 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wayne, New City, Newburgh, Middletown, West Milford, Ridgewood,
Peekskill, Monsey, Nanuet, Ramsey, Ringwood, Haverstraw, Pompton
Lakes, Suffern and Monroe.

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for
northeastern New Jersey...and southeastern New York.

 

One thought on “MORE UPDATES : High Winds With Severe Thunderstorm Activity Possible Wednesday Afternoon

  1. They know a storm is coming. Put the departments that handle a storm on call, Or are they too cheap.

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