Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
239 AM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

DEC003-NJC007-015-PAC029-045-091-101-230800-
/O.CON.KPHI.FF.W.0050.000000T0000Z-170823T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
New Castle DE-Camden NJ-Gloucester NJ-Montgomery PA-Chester PA-
Philadelphia PA-Delaware PA-
239 AM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM EDT FOR
NORTHERN NEW CASTLE...NORTHWESTERN CAMDEN...NORTHWESTERN
GLOUCESTER...SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY...SOUTHERN CHESTER...
PHILADELPHIA AND DELAWARE COUNTIES...

At 236 AM EDT...flooding was occurring in portions of Camden and
Gloucester Counties. State Highway 70 was flooded near Haddonfield
Road in Cherry Hill Township, and State Highway 45 was closed south
of U.S. Highway 130 in Westville. Although the heavy rainfall has
ended, flooding is expected to continue for the next couple of hours.

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...

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

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

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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