Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
1206 AM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northern New Castle County in northern Delaware...
  Northwestern Camden County in southern New Jersey...
  Northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
  Southeastern Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
  Southern Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
  Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
  Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 400 AM EDT

* At 1206 AM EDT...Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
  already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly in the
  areas of heaviest rain.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
  Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, West Chester, Gloucester
  City, Chester, West Deptford, Pennsville, Bellmawr, Yeadon,
  Westtown, Woodbury, Carneys Point, Conshohocken, Palmyra, Folcroft,
  Swarthmore, Elsmere and Paulsboro.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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LAT...LON 3982 7603 3987 7600 4012 7519 4002 7503
      3999 7506 3999 7503 3995 7502 3994 7498
      3972 7537 3978 7540 3978 7544 3967 7551
      3967 7579 3972 7579 3972 7604

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