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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
DEC003-MDC015-NJC033-PAC029-232145-
/O.NEW.KPHI.SV.W.0124.160723T2103Z-160723T2145Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
503 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN NORTHERN DELAWARE...
  CENTRAL CECIL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHWESTERN SALEM COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...
  SOUTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 501 PM EDT...A CLUSTER OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED FROM
  SOUTHERN CHESTER COUNTY TO CECIL COUNTY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40
  MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WILMINGTON...NEWARK...MIDDLETOWN...ELKTON...CALVERT...PENNSVILLE...
  CARNEYS POINT...ELSMERE...KENNETT SQUARE...NEW CASTLE...
  PENNS GROVE...SALEM...OXFORD...PARKESBURG...NORTH EAST...
  WEST GROVE...RISING SUN...DELAWARE CITY...CHARLESTOWN AND NEWPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3972 7614 3974 7612 3973 7610 3974 7610
      3976 7606 3981 7603 3983 7604 3987 7599
      3995 7600 4001 7595 3973 7538 3969 7532
      3933 7558 3959 7611 3972 7623
TIME...MOT...LOC 2101Z 303DEG 35KT 3985 7592

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

GORSE




Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
412 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...

.A VERY HOT AND AT TIMES HUMID AIRMASS WILL BE ACROSS OUR AREA
THIS WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER...THE DEW POINTS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LOWER ON SUNDAY WHICH WILL RESULT IN LOWER HEAT
INDICES. THE HUMID CONDITIONS THEN INCREASE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

DEZ001-NJZ015-017>019-PAZ070-071-102-104-106-240915-
/O.CON.KPHI.EH.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160725T2200Z/
NEW CASTLE-MERCER-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-
DELAWARE-PHILADELPHIA-EASTERN CHESTER-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-
LOWER BUCKS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...TRENTON...GLASSBORO...
CAMDEN...CHERRY HILL...MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...MEDIA...
PHILADELPHIA...WEST CHESTER...KENNETT SQUARE...NORRISTOWN...
LANSDALE...MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
412 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT
MONDAY...

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S THROUGH MONDAY.
  LOWS IN THE 70S, HOWEVER IN THE HIGHLY URBANIZED AREAS SUCH AS
  CENTER CITY PHILADELPHIA THE TEMPERATURE AT NIGHT MAY NOT DROP
  BELOW 80 DEGREES ESPECIALLY MONDAY NIGHT.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...PEAKING BETWEEN 100 AND 105 DEGREES MONDAY
  AFTERNOON. THE DEW POINTS ARE FORECAST TO DECREASE SOME DURING
  SUNDAY, RESULTING IN HEAT INDICES PEAKING RIGHT NEAR THE AIR
  TEMPERATURE.

* IMPACTS...THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.
  THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAT RELATED HEALTH ISSUES WILL BE HIGH,
  ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY AND FOR THOSE ALREADY IN POOR HEALTH.

* THE MULTIPLE DAYS OF EXCESSIVE HEAT WILL GREATLY AFFECT THOSE
  WHO ARE ATTENDING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, ESPECIALLY EVENTS WITH
  LARGE GROUPS OF PEOPLE THAT ARE GATHERING IN THE DIRECT SUN.
  VISITORS NOT ACCLIMATED TO THE HEAT IN OUR REGION THIS SUMMER
  HAVE A GREATER RISK OF BEING AFFECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF
FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...
AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE... RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHER CAR
INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK... THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY... CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
348 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DEZ001-NJZ017>019-PAZ070-071-102-104-242000-
NEW CASTLE-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-
PHILADELPHIA-EASTERN CHESTER-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-
348 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN DELAWARE...SOUTHERN
NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING MAY
CONTAIN DOWNPOURS AND LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



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