FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

The Flood Watch continues

* Portions of Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, including the following areas, in Delaware, Kent and New Castle. In northeast Maryland, Caroline, Cecil, Kent MD, Queen Annes, and Talbot. In New Jersey, Atlantic, Atlantic Coastal Cape May, Camden, Cape May, Coastal Atlantic, Coastal Ocean, Cumberland, Eastern Monmouth, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Northwestern Burlington, Ocean, Salem, Somerset, Southeastern Burlington, Warren, and Western Monmouth. In Pennsylvania, Berks, Delaware, Eastern Chester, Eastern Montgomery, Lehigh, Lower Bucks, Northampton, Philadelphia, Upper Bucks, Western Chester, and Western Montgomery.

* Through Sunday evening.

* Periods of rain expected through much of Sunday, which be heavy at times especially later tonight through early Sunday afternoon. The axis of heaviest rain should fall along the I-95 corridor, where 2 and 3 inches of rain is expected from northeast Maryland and northern Delaware, through southeastern

Pennsylvania, and into most of New Jersey.

* Low-lying flooding is likely where the heaviest rain occurs.

In addition, rainfall amounts may result in flooding on area streams, creeks, and rivers by late Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible

Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

We will update as needed.

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