The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Southern Connecticut, Northeast New Jersey, the Lower Hudson Valley, New York City and Long Island from noon today through late tonight.
Periods of heavy rain are expected today with embedded thunderstorms. Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected, with localized higher amounts. The highest amounts are forecast to occur across the Lower Hudson Valley, Northeast New Jersey, New York City, and Southwest Connecticut. Urban and small stream flooding is possible.