A flash flood warning is in effect in Brooklyn until 3:45 p.m.
A flash flood warning ended at 3 p.m in Queens and 2:30 p.m. in Nassau County.
Downpours have developed and rainfall rates in some areas are well over 1 to 2 inches per hour.
The National Weather Service recommends you follow the following flash flood safety tips:
- Do not drive in flooded roads
- Do not drive through flowing water
- Follow a ‘turn around, don’t drown’ approach in flooded areas
- Do not try to walk, swim, or play in flood waters
For more tips click here.
PIX11’s Michael Leona contributed to this report.