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Flash Flood Warning
PAC011-190000-
/O.NEW.KPHI.FF.W.0048.170818T2002Z-170819T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
402 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 800 PM EDT

* At 400 PM EDT...Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly in the
areas of heaviest rain.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Reading, Wyomissing, Birdsboro, Kutztown, Fleetwood, Sinking
Spring, Laureldale, Womelsdorf, Wernersville, Topton, Leesport,
Bally, Bechtelsville, Lyons, New Morgan, Spring Ridge, Fairview
Hgts, Shillington, West Reading and Boyertown.

Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 4058 7574 4045 7553 4025 7569 4014 7587
4031 7614 4036 7620

$$

Flash Flood Watch
DEZ001-002-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-NJZ001-007>010-012-013-015>019-
PAZ060>062-070-071-101>106-190400-
/O.CON.KPHI.FF.A.0007.000000T0000Z-170819T0400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
New Castle-Kent-Cecil-Kent MD-Queen Annes-Talbot-Caroline-Sussex-
Warren-Morris-Hunterdon-Somerset-Middlesex-Western Monmouth-
Mercer-Salem-Gloucester-Camden-Northwestern Burlington-Berks-
Lehigh-Northampton-Delaware-Philadelphia-Western Chester-
Eastern Chester-Western Montgomery-Eastern Montgomery-Upper Bucks-
Lower Bucks-
Including the cities of Wilmington, Dover, Elkton, Chestertown,
Centreville, Easton, Denton, Newton, Washington, Morristown,
Flemington, Somerville, New Brunswick, Freehold, Trenton,
Pennsville, Glassboro, Camden, Cherry Hill, Moorestown,
Mount Holly, Reading, Allentown, Bethlehem, Media, Philadelphia,
Honey Brook, Oxford, West Chester, Kennett Square, Collegeville,
Pottstown, Norristown, Lansdale, Chalfont, Perkasie, Morrisville,
and Doylestown
319 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey, and
Pennsylvania, including the following areas, in Delaware, Kent
and New Castle. In northeast Maryland, Caroline, Cecil, Kent
MD, Queen Annes, and Talbot. In New Jersey, Camden,
Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Northwestern
Burlington, Salem, Somerset, Sussex, Warren, and Western
Monmouth. In Pennsylvania, Berks, Delaware, Eastern Chester,
Eastern Montgomery, Lehigh, Lower Bucks, Northampton,
Philadelphia, Upper Bucks, Western Chester, and Western
Montgomery.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms can be expected
through tonight. Torrential downpours with storms that develop
this evening could produce rainfall rates greater than 2 inches
per hour. While the entire area will not receive heavy rain,
isolated rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches are possible where
storms track over the same locations.

* Torrential rain falling in a short period of time will result
in rapidly rising water levels along streams and creeks and in
areas of poor drainage. Significant roadway flooding is
possible in isolated areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Advisory
PAC011-182315-
/O.NEW.KPHI.FA.Y.0209.170818T1915Z-170818T2315Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Berks PA-
315 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Southern Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 715 PM EDT

* At 315 PM EDT...Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms moving into southern Berks County from the west.
This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Reading, Wyomissing, Birdsboro, Fleetwood, Sinking Spring,
Laureldale, Womelsdorf, Wernersville, Newmanstown, Topton,
Leesport, Adamstown, Bally, Bechtelsville, Lyons, New Morgan,
Spring Ridge, Shillington, West Reading and Boyertown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around...don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 4053 7566 4045 7553 4025 7569 4014 7587
4025 7606 4036 7621 4036 7623

$$

Flood Advisory
PAC011-025-077-182215-
/O.CON.KPHI.FA.Y.0208.000000T0000Z-170818T2215Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Berks PA-Lehigh PA-Carbon PA-
450 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN BERKS...NORTHWESTERN LEHIGH AND SOUTH CENTRAL CARBON
COUNTIES...

At 445 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that rainfall rates were on
the decrease. However, runoff from the earlier heavy rain will
continue to cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Rainfall
amounts of one to two and a half inches have occurred in much of the
advisory area.

Some locations that could continue to experience flooding
include...
Allentown, Lehighton, Kutztown, Jim Thorpe, Hamburg, Topton,
Leesport, Shoemakersville, Lenhartsville, New Mahoning, Neffs,
Wanamakers, Coffeetown, New Tripoli, Jordan Valley, Schnecksville,
Claussville, Ancient Oaks, Summit Hill and Weissport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 4057 7602 4065 7598 4070 7583 4074 7576
4082 7588 4088 7573 4056 7551 4043 7597

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
MDC015-PAC011-029-091-182130-
/O.CON.KPHI.SV.W.0164.000000T0000Z-170818T2130Z/
Cecil MD-Berks PA-Montgomery PA-Chester PA-
446 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT
FOR NORTH CENTRAL CECIL...SOUTHEASTERN BERKS...WEST CENTRAL
MONTGOMERY AND CHESTER COUNTIES...

At 446 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Birdsboro to near Wakefield, moving east at 20
mph.

HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile
homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

Locations impacted include...
Reading, Calvert, Pottstown, Phoenixville, Coatesville, Downingtown,
Birdsboro, Collegeville, Oxford, Royersford, Parkesburg, Trappe, West
Grove, Rising Sun, Honey Brook, Schwenksville, Elverson, New Morgan,
Glen Roy and Blake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency.
They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in
Mount Holly NJ.

Intense thunderstorm lines can produce brief tornadoes and widespread
significant wind damage. Although a tornado is not immediately
likely, it is best to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of
a building. These storms may cause serious injury and significant
property damage.

&&

LAT...LON 3974 7612 3973 7610 3974 7610 3976 7606
3983 7604 3987 7599 3995 7600 4004 7593
4011 7594 4014 7588 4022 7600 4035 7590
4032 7535 3964 7592 3972 7618
TIME...MOT...LOC 2046Z 283DEG 19KT 4027 7586 3983 7622

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
PAC011-017-091-182115-
/O.CON.KPHI.SV.W.0163.000000T0000Z-170818T2115Z/
Berks PA-Montgomery PA-Bucks PA-
458 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL BERKS...NORTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY AND WEST CENTRAL
BUCKS COUNTIES...

At 458 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Green Lane, or
16 miles south of Allentown, moving east at 30 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines.

Locations impacted include...
Norristown, Pottstown, Lansdale, West Norriton, East Norriton,
Perkasie, Souderton, Collegeville, Trappe, Hatfield, Dublin,
Schwenksville, Green Lane, Fricks, Spring Mount, Geryville,
Gilbertsville, Skippack, Stowe and Telford.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly
from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado go at once into the
basement or small central room in a sturdy structure.

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 4033 7553 4042 7549 4037 7520 4012 7532
4022 7559 4024 7560 4024 7561 4023 7560
4027 7573 4034 7570
TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 271DEG 24KT 4036 7541

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
DEC001-003-005-MDC011-015-029-035-041-NJC001-005-007-009-011-015-
019-021-023-025-027-029-033-035-037-041-PAC011-017-025-029-045-
077-089-091-095-101-190100-
/O.NEW.KPHI.SV.A.0455.170818T1828Z-170819T0100Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
455 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN DELAWARE THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL DELAWARE

KENT

IN NORTHERN DELAWARE

NEW CASTLE

IN SOUTHERN DELAWARE

SUSSEX

IN MARYLAND THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES

IN NORTHEAST MARYLAND

CAROLINE CECIL KENT
QUEEN ANNE'S TALBOT

IN NEW JERSEY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 16 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL NEW JERSEY

MERCER MONMOUTH

IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY

HUNTERDON MIDDLESEX MORRIS
SOMERSET SUSSEX WARREN

IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY

ATLANTIC BURLINGTON CAMDEN
CAPE MAY CUMBERLAND GLOUCESTER
OCEAN SALEM

IN PENNSYLVANIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA

BERKS LEHIGH NORTHAMPTON

IN NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA

CARBON MONROE

IN SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA

BUCKS CHESTER DELAWARE
MONTGOMERY PHILADELPHIA

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALLENTOWN, ATLANTIC CITY, BETHLEHEM,
BLAIRSTOWN, CAMDEN, CENTREVILLE, CHERRY HILL, CHESTERTOWN,
DENTON, DEPTFORD, DOVER, DOYLESTOWN, EAST BRUNSWICK, EASTON,
EASTON, EDISON, ELKTON, FLEMINGTON, FREEHOLD, GEORGETOWN,
GLASSBORO, HAMMONTON, JIM THORPE, MEDIA, MILLVILLE, MOORESTOWN,
MORRISTOWN, MOUNT HOLLY, NEW BRUNSWICK, NEWTON, NORRISTOWN,
NORTH BRUNSWICK TOWNSHIP, OCEAN CITY, PENNSVILLE, PERTH AMBOY,
PHILADELPHIA, READING, SAYREVILLE, SOMERSET, STROUDSBURG,
TOMS RIVER, TRENTON, WEST CHESTER, AND WILMINGTON.

$$

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