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An unplowed condo complex parking lot in Somerset
An unplowed condo complex parking lot in Somerset (Yncy Munoz)
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Will all that melting snow cause flooding in NJ?

The massive winter storm that blanketed the area this past weekend is long gone, but many parts of Jersey are still digging out after the storm produced 20 to 30 inches of snow.

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Five things you need to know before Jonas says goodbye

From last night until now a major snow storm rocked the Garden State and thousands are without power but there are still a few things in play as the storm turns it's ugly head tomorrow.

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A slushy wintry mix in downtown Toms River
A slushy wintry mix in downtown Toms River (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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How to Prepare for Coastal Flooding at the Jersey Shore

One of the big concerns with this weekend's Nor'easter is the potential for coastal flooding, especially because tides will already be high from Saturday's full moon.

There's currently a coastal flood watch in effect for Ocean County, but we should all be prepared.

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What Could Happen If You Try To Drive Through A Flooded Road [Video]

The good news is that now it's looking like Hurricane Joaquin will likely miss us with a sharp turn in the coming days. But, living in Ocean County, we all know that it doesn't mean we get a full pass on dangerous conditions.

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Photo by Lauren Bigica
Photo by Lauren Bigica
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Flash Floods Bring Afternoon Commute To A Halt [Photos]

With Memorial Day Weekend and the unofficial start to summer this past weekend, we've gotten summer-like weather to go along with it. And this afternoon, heavy storms crippled some roads in Ocean County.

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FEMA Flood Hazard Map Open House in Toms River, by Tom Mongelli TSM
FEMA Flood Hazard Map Open House in Toms River, by Tom Mongelli TSM
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FEMA Flood Map Open Houses Bring Clarity to Ocean County

Some happiness, some disappointment but most of all clarity, is what the nearly 150 people who attended the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Open House felt after reviewing their preliminary Flood Hazard Maps at the Ocean County Administration Building's Cafeteria last night...

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Sea level rise threatening Jersey shore towns

Flooding caused by high tide may eventually become a problem on more than 200 days per year in certain areas along the New Jersey coastline, according to a new analysis from the Union of Concerned Scientists.

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Route 9 ponding Conditions, (by Colleen Hall Townsquare Media)
Route 9 ponding Conditions, (by Colleen Hall Townsquare Media)
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National Weather Service Posts Flash Flood Advisory

Commuters are being urged to use caution during their commute home tonight.

Dlooding is being reported along the Route 9 corridor that runs from Toms River to Howell Township as heavy rains continue to come down...

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HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan discussing beefing up flood protection in NJ. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan discussing beefing up flood protection in NJ. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Enhancing Flood Protection in NJ [AUDIO]

New Jersey is getting a total of $380 million in federal funding for two new flood mitigation projects, one in the Meadowlands, and the other along the Weehawken, Hoboken and Jersey City corridor.

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Flooding from Superstorm Sandy
Flooding from Superstorm Sandy (Townsquare Media NJ)
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Sandy Not to Blame for Frequent Flooding [AUDIO]

Many Garden State residents experiencing a higher frequency of coastal flooding are blaming Superstorm Sandy for altering our environment. However, lead scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey say Sandy is not to blame.

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