Major Roadways Faced Flooding in Tuesday Thunderstorm

Road flooding and blown transformers were among the known issues in the area Tuesday, with major highways including the Garden State Parkway off-ramps in Monmouth County affected by a severe thunderstorm which began that morning.

Here were some of the issues from Tuesday:

Two lanes are blocked due to flooding on Garden State Parkway Southbound at Exit 98 NJ-138. South of there, an accident near Route 549 exit with flooding has been reported northbound before 11:30 a.m.

Flooding was also reported near the Wall Executive Airport. The right lane was closed as of 11 a.m.at Route 34 in both directions. 

As of 11:19 a.m., there's flooding on Route 35 northbound near Route 10/Washington Ave. in Point Pleasant Beach. All lanes closed; use caution. There's also flooding along Route 88 and Route 35 in Point Pleasant Beach.

Here's a live traffic map with updates in the Manasquan, Belmar area that refreshes as conditions unfold. 

This live traffic map shows incidents on major roadways. Click on yellow exclamation points and other symbols to learn incident specifics. 

Yellow and red mean traffic slowdowns while green means traffic is flowing freely. Zoom in to see live traffic camera or incident reports as things unfold.


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