November 26, 2018

Coastal Flood Advisory and Flash Flood Watch in Effect

Please be advised that a Coastal Flood Advisory is in effect from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, Monday, November 26, and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect from today, Monday, November 26 at 12 p.m. through tomorrow, Tuesday, November 27 at 1 a.m. Average rainfall amounts of 1.5 to 2 inches are expected. Any intense rainfall of greater than 0.8 inch per hour may result in flash flooding.

Due to the likelihood of flooding in some areas, the Office of Emergency Management is taking precautions by putting no parking signs (“No Parking Signs” in these areas should be taken as advisories, cars will not be towed) and barricades near flood prone intersections. These intersections include:

  • 1st and Marshall
  • 1st and Harrison
  • 2nd and Harrison
  • 3rd and Harrison
  • 4th and Harrison
  • 4th and Monroe
  • 3rd and Jackson
  • 4th and Jackson
  • 9th and Monroe
  • 9th and Madison
  • 10th and Madison
  • 1st and Clinton
  • 3rd and Clinton
  • Henderson and Newark
  • Grove and Newark

The City of Hoboken and North Hudson Sewerage Authority have worked together to clear clogged catch basins throughout the City.

** Please report flooded intersections and clogged drain inlets by calling the NHSA Hotline at (866) 689-3970. **

The City of Hoboken will provide more information as the situation develops Thank you for your cooperation.

Learn how Hoboken and NHSA prepare for, respond to, and recover from intense rainfall storms Learn about Hoboken’s efforts to mitigate rainfall flooding.

A map of the barricades at flood-prone locations