FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON CCA
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and
southeast New York, including the following areas, in southern
Connecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, Northern New
Haven, Northern New London, Southern Fairfield, Southern
Middlesex, Southern New Haven and Southern New London. In
northeast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern
Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,
Western Passaic and Western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx,
Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Northeast Suffolk,
Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, Northern Westchester, Northwest
Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland,
Southeast Suffolk, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, Southern
Westchester and Southwest Suffolk.
* From this evening through Tuesday afternoon.
* A rapidly developing low pressure system south of Long Island will
likely produce heavy rainfall across the region. Rainfall totals
of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts are possible.
Rainfall rates may exceed one inch per hour at times.
* Heavy rain may produce areas of flash flooding.
Study: 2021’s Best Places to Find a Job – Where Does NY Rank?
Local News, Business & Finance
Published: January 07 2021
With the unemployment rate at 6.7% due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2021’s Best Places to Find a Job.
To determine the strongest local job markets in the U.S., WalletHub compared more than 180 cities across 32 key metrics. The data set ranges from job opportunities to employment growth to monthly average starting salary.
Finding Work in New York (1=Best; 91=Avg.):
173rd – Job Opportunities
113th – Employment Growth
157th – Unemployment Rate
171st – Industry Variety
1st – Monthly Average Starting Salary
72nd – % of Workforce Living in Poverty
177th – Median Annual Income*
182nd – Housing Affordability
181st – Avg. Work & Commute Time
55th – Avg. COVID-19 Weekly Cases per Capita
*Adjusted for cost of living