Heavy rain causes flooding, some power outages in New Jersey

New Jersey saw heavy rain showers Thursday afternoon into the evening that left parts of the state under several inches of water.

News 12 Staff

Sep 24, 2021, 2:22 AM

Updated 934 days ago

Share:

New Jersey saw heavy rain showers Thursday afternoon into the evening that left parts of the state under several inches of water.
Parts of New Jersey are still dealing with the aftermath of Ida earlier this month, which caused major flooding around the state. The heavy rain on Thursday was not something that many New Jersey residents wanted to deal with.
Thursday’s storms prompted a series of flash flood warnings, which have now all expired. But areas of the state were still dealing with some localized flooding.
Strong winds caused some trees and power lines to come down causing some damage to the state and knocking out power to thousands for a time.


More from News 12
Prosecutor: Montclair police officer, civilian injured in shooting

Prosecutor: Montclair police officer, civilian injured in shooting

Prosecutor: Atlantic City mayor, wife accused of physically abusing teen daughter

Prosecutor: Atlantic City mayor, wife accused of physically abusing teen daughter

1:52
Mostly sunny in New Jersey with highs near 80; thunderstorms tonight in Ocean County

Mostly sunny in New Jersey with highs near 80; thunderstorms tonight in Ocean County

0:27
NJ Transit: Body found on train tracks in Fair Lawn

NJ Transit: Body found on train tracks in Fair Lawn

1:55
Middlesex County rabbi: No loss of life during Iran airstrikes on Israel was ‘miraculous’

Middlesex County rabbi: No loss of life during Iran airstrikes on Israel was ‘miraculous’

0:27
Prosecutors: Man found dead in Paterson house fire

Prosecutors: Man found dead in Paterson house fire

0:20
Downed wires cause car fires in Elmwood Park; no injuries

Downed wires cause car fires in Elmwood Park; no injuries

0:48
Tax Day 2024 deals at Krispy Kreme, Grubhub, Dave & Busters

Tax Day 2024 deals at Krispy Kreme, Grubhub, Dave & Busters

0:18
2 best friends from New Jersey split $1 million Powerball winnings

2 best friends from New Jersey split $1 million Powerball winnings

9:54
be Well: Melissa Gorga on balancing life on reality television and her business

be Well: Melissa Gorga on balancing life on reality television and her business

0:27
Officials: Warren County man arrested for punching 2 Newark police officers

Officials: Warren County man arrested for punching 2 Newark police officers

2:33
Made In New Jersey: Unionwear in Newark makes clothes for union members nationwide

Made In New Jersey: Unionwear in Newark makes clothes for union members nationwide

0:38
Ridgewood's Scottie Scheffler unstoppable and wins another Masters green jacket

Ridgewood's Scottie Scheffler unstoppable and wins another Masters green jacket

0:28
New Jersey Turnpike Authority warns users of text message scam

New Jersey Turnpike Authority warns users of text message scam

0:28
NJ man sentenced to serve 15 years in prison for 2023 sexual assault, kidnapping at Farleigh Dickinson University

NJ man sentenced to serve 15 years in prison for 2023 sexual assault, kidnapping at Farleigh Dickinson University

0:19
Riverton police arrest man accused of burglarizing multiple sheds, garages

Riverton police arrest man accused of burglarizing multiple sheds, garages

0:29
Travel advisory: Lane closures planned this week at many bridge, tunnel crossings in and out of New Jersey

Travel advisory: Lane closures planned this week at many bridge, tunnel crossings in and out of New Jersey

1:47
Food labels can sometimes be misleading. Kane In Your Corner explains what to look out for.

Food labels can sometimes be misleading. Kane In Your Corner explains what to look out for.

0:22
Passaic Valley Water Commission to begin annual hydrant flushing today

Passaic Valley Water Commission to begin annual hydrant flushing today

4:39
Guide: Ways to help you identify and deal with work burnout

Guide: Ways to help you identify and deal with work burnout