A STATE of emergency and flash flood warning was declared in NYC and New Jersey as residents brace for a severe nor’easter storm with four inches of rain and 50 mph winds.
The dangerous weather will rip through the tri-state area on Tuesday after hitting the east coast. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency began at 8pm ET on Monday
Officials in New York City warned the wild weather would most likely bring a huge risk of flash flooding and 50 mile per hour winds
The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Watch from Monday through to Tuesday evening. night through Tuesday evening.
During the horror storm, coastal states are battling drenching rain and gale-force winds as the tempest moves north.
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