Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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WWUS51 KPHI 252143
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
543 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

PAC011-025-077-095-252215-
/O.CON.KPHI.SV.W.0140.000000T0000Z-160725T2215Z/
NORTHAMPTON PA-LEHIGH PA-BERKS PA-CARBON PA-
543 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT
FOR SOUTHWESTERN NORTHAMPTON...LEHIGH...NORTHEASTERN BERKS AND
SOUTHERN CARBON COUNTIES...

AT 542 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
CLAUSSVILLE...OR 7 MILES WEST OF ALLENTOWN...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50
MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL. FREQUENT CLOUD TO
         GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALLENTOWN...READING...EASTON...LEHIGHTON...BETHLEHEM...EMMAUS...
NORTHAMPTON...HELLERTOWN...PALMERTON...KUTZTOWN...JIM THORPE...
HAMBURG...SLATINGTON...FLEETWOOD...LAURELDALE...BATH...WALNUTPORT...
TOPTON...LEESPORT AND SHOEMAKERSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN ADDITION TO HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4058 7605 4057 7602 4065 7598 4070 7583
      4074 7576 4083 7590 4093 7562 4083 7548
      4081 7547 4082 7546 4063 7519 4030 7585
      4053 7620
TIME...MOT...LOC 2142Z 294DEG 45KT 4062 7562

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

GORSE



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