Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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WGUS81 KPHI 180848
FLSPHI

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
448 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

PAC011-077-095-181245-
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Berks PA-Lehigh PA-Northampton PA-
448 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northeastern Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania...
  Central Lehigh County in eastern Pennsylvania...
  Southwestern Northampton County in eastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 845 AM EDT

* At 446 AM EDT...Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
  heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in
  the advisory area. Two inches of rain has already fallen in some
  areas in the last hour with additional rainfall occurring. Be
  alert for ponding and areas of water on roadways and poor drainage
  areas.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
  Allentown, Bethlehem, Northampton, Nazareth, Kutztown, Hamburg,
  Bath, Walnutport, Leesport, Shoemakersville, Steuben,
  Lenhartsville, Neffs, Coffeetown, New Tripoli, Claussville,
  Fairview Hgts, Beersville, Schnecksville and Ancient Oaks.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4083 7538 4065 7527 4040 7605 4054 7611

$$

Meola



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