Monday, October 7, 2013

Weather Bulletin Monday, Oct. 7, 2013: Tornado Watch

Monday, October 7, 2013
Weather Information Bulletin: Released by Bergen County Office of Emergency Management
The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for Northern New Jersey until 5 pm today Oct. 7, 2013. The Tornado Watch area extends from Washington DC to the lower Eastern region of New York State.
A cold front producing a line of thunderstorms will be moving from the east throughout the day.
Current NWS predictions:
A slight chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3 pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 78. Breezy with a south wind 13-20 MPH with gusts as high as 33 MPH. Chance of precipitation is 90 %. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch is possible.
Please monitor local weather conditions.
Additional bulletins will be issued as necessary.

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