New Jersey warned of thunderstorm, flooding threats

Posted: Updated:
EDISON -

New Jersey will see thunderstorms and potentially flooding Thursday evening.

News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist Dave Curren says that the storms have the potential for heavy rain amounts, which could cause localized flooding.

MORE: Weather Center | Traffic Center

Flash flood watches and advisories are in place for a majority of the state due to the potential amount of rain.

New Jersey has been dealing with dangerous weather over the past few days, with at least six tornado warnings around the state since Tuesday. The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Sussex County Tuesday evening.

The bad weather is expected to clear out by Friday. Friday should see mostly sunny skies with high temperatures in the low-80s.

Saturday should start off sunny, but clouds and rain are expected to return by Sunday.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."