Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
402 AM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

DEC003-NJC007-015-PAC029-045-101-231200-
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New Castle DE-Camden NJ-Gloucester NJ-Chester PA-Philadelphia PA-
Delaware PA-
402 AM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Northern New Castle County in northern Delaware...
  Northwestern Camden County in southern New Jersey...
  Northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
  South central Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
  Southwestern Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
  Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 800 AM EDT

* At 358 AM EDT, reporting gauges indicate rapid stream rises
  continuing on Red Clay Creek in New Castle County and on Cooper
  River near Haddonfield. Water will be overflowing into the Maria
  Barnaby Greenwald Memorial Park at the current stage on the Cooper
  River in Camden County. Additionally, a few roads remain closed in
  portions of Delaware, Gloucester, and Camden Counties from the
  heavy rainfall observed earlier tonight. This replaces the flash
  flood warning previously in effect.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
  Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, Gloucester City, Cherry
  Hill, Chester, Deptford, West Deptford, Bellmawr, Yeadon, Woodbury,
  Palmyra, Folcroft, Swarthmore, Elsmere, Paulsboro, Kennett Square,
  Magnolia and Westville.

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 3987 7579 4001 7505 3999 7506 4000 7504
      3998 7501 3995 7502 3994 7498 3993 7498
      3989 7494 3972 7537 3978 7540 3978 7544
      3971 7550 3967 7579

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