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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 12 2019

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0235 PM     FLOOD            1 E SOUTH POTTSTOWN     40.24N 75.63W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   PUBLIC

            FLOODING UNDER THE RAILROAD OVERPASS ON KEIN
            ST. NORTH OF INDUSTRIAL HWY.

0245 PM     FLOOD            1 E POTTSTOWN           40.25N 75.62W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   PUBLIC

            JACKSON ST AT KEIM ST FLOODED WITH ABOUT A
            FOOT OF STANDING WATER.

0250 PM     FLOOD            1 WSW SANATOGA          40.24N 75.61W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   PUBLIC

            FLOODING ON ARMAND HAMMER BLVD NEAR
            POTTSTOWN MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER.

0328 PM     LIGHTNING        BLOOMSBURY              40.66N 75.09W
07/11/2019                   WARREN             NJ   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ELECTRICAL FIRE DUE TO A LIGHTNING STRIKE.

0337 PM     FLASH FLOOD      DOUGLASS TWP            40.31N 75.68W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE FROM VEHICLE AT INTERSECTION OF
            READING AVE AND TROUT RUN DR.

0338 PM     FLOOD            1 W POTTSTOWN           40.25N 75.66W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SIGNIFICANT STREET FLOODING OCCURRING AT
            HIGH ST. AND COLLEGE DR.

0408 PM     FLOOD            1 WSW WASHINGTON        40.76N 74.99W
07/11/2019                   WARREN             NJ   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            FLOODING ON NJ-57 BOTH DIRECTIONS WEST OF N
            PROSPECT ST. ALL LANES CLOSED.

0425 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WSW PENNSBURG         40.39N 75.51W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   OTHER FEDERAL

            THE PERKIOMEN CREEK AT EAST GREENVILLE
            EXCEEDED FLOOD STAGE OF 4 FEET.

0427 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 ENE GILBERTSVILLE     40.34N 75.58W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON SASSAMANSVILLE RD AT KULPS
            RD.

0430 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 S DOUGLASS TWP        40.29N 75.68W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            *** 2 FATAL ***
            A PREGNANT WOMAN AND HER SON WERE TRAPPED IN
            A CAR THAT FLIPPED OVER AFTER BEING SWEPT
            AGAINST A GUARDRAIL ON GRIST MILL ROAD NEAR
            LOCUST ROAD IN DOUGLASS TOWNSHIP ALONG THE
            IRONSTONE CREEK. THE TWO WERE TRAPPED INSIDE
            THE VEHICLE AND THE RESCUE CREW COULD NOT
            REACH THEM UNTIL THE WATERS RECEDED ABOUT 5
            HOURS LATER.

0438 PM     FLASH FLOOD      2 SW UPPER HANOVER TWP  40.39N 75.53W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON KUTZTOWN RD AT FOX HOLLOW
            LN.

0444 PM     LIGHTNING        1 NNW RARITAN TWP       40.51N 74.88W
07/11/2019                   HUNTERDON          NJ   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HOUSE FIRE DUE TO A LIGHTNING STRIKE.

0449 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WSW BOYERTOWN         40.33N 75.65W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE REPORTED ON S READING AVE AT
            WATER ST.

0453 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BECHTELSVILLE           40.37N 75.62W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   PUBLIC

            RT. 100 CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING.

0454 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 N GILBERTSVILLE       40.34N 75.61W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON SWAMP CREEK RD AT SCHLEGEL
            RD.

0510 PM     FLASH FLOOD      3 NE GILBERTSVILLE      40.35N 75.58W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON HOFFMANSVILLE RD AT GREEN
            HILL RD.

0512 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WNW GERYVILLE         40.42N 75.49W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON WASSER RD AT RIDGE WAY.

0520 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BALLY                   40.40N 75.59W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ROUTE 100 INTO BALLY IS IMPASSIBLE DUE TO
            FLOODING.

0520 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 S HEREFORD TWP        40.43N 75.55W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NUMEROUS HOMES ON FETTERMAN ROAD FLOODED.

0521 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 NNW HONEY BROOK       40.11N 75.92W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            MULTIPLE WATER RESCUES ON TWIN COUNTY RD.

0526 PM     FLASH FLOOD      AMITY GARDENS           40.27N 75.73W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            RESIDENCE WITH 5 FEET OF WATER IN BASEMENT.

0535 PM     FLASH FLOOD      DOUGLASSVILLE           40.26N 75.73W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            ROUTE 422 IMPASSIBLE IN DOUGLASSVILLE DUE TO
            FLASH FLOODING.

0535 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WSW GERYVILLE         40.41N 75.49W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE REPORTED ON QUAKERTOWN AVE.

0539 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 ESE TELFORD           40.32N 75.30W
07/11/2019                   BUCKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE AT INTERSECTION OF BETHLEHEM
            PIKE AND CHERRY RD.

0542 PM     FLASH FLOOD      ROBESONIA               40.36N 76.14W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            CREEK/STREAM FLOODING IN ROBESONIA BOROUGH.

0545 PM     FLASH FLOOD      POTTSTOWN               40.25N 75.66W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON MANATAWNY ST AT KING ST.

0548 PM     FLOOD            2 SSW MARTINSVILLE      40.58N 74.57W
07/11/2019                   SOMERSET           NJ   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            FLOODING ON US-22 EASTBOUND RAMP ONTO I-287.

0554 PM     FLASH FLOOD      WEST NANTMEAL TWP.      40.14N 75.83W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON CHESTNUT TREE RD AT POND
            HILL DR.

0555 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 SW QUEENSTOWN         38.98N 76.17W
07/11/2019                   QUEEN ANNES       MD   911 CALL CENTER

            TREES DOWN FROM GRASONVILLE TO QUEENSTOWN.

0555 PM     FLASH FLOOD      PENNSBURG               40.40N 75.49W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON QUAKERTOWN AVE AT OTT RD.

0600 PM     TSTM WND GST     GRASONVILLE             38.96N 76.20W
07/11/2019  M51 MPH          QUEEN ANNES       MD   MESONET



0605 PM     FLOOD            1 NNW DOWNINGTON        40.02N 75.71W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            MUDDY WATER ON RT. 30 APPROACHING 282.

0608 PM     FLASH FLOOD      PENNSBURG               40.40N 75.50W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON WASHINGTON ST NEAR 3RD ST.

0610 PM     FLASH FLOOD      EAST CALN TWP           40.02N 75.68W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON LANCASTER AVE AT COUNTRY
            CLUB RD.

0614 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 ESE DOUGLASS TWP      40.31N 75.65W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE REPORTED ON FARMINGTON AVE AT
            ENGLESVILLE RD.

0621 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SE NORTH COVENTRY TWP 40.22N 75.64W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON MILLER RD AT E CEDARVILLE
            RD.

0625 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 N UWCHLAN TWP         40.06N 75.63W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON UPPER PINE CREEK RD AT DAVIS
            RD.

0650 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SSE ROCKLAND          39.79N 75.57W
07/11/2019                   NEW CASTLE         DE   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROCKLAND RD BETWEEN BLACK GATES RD AND MT
            LEBANON RD CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER ON THE
            ROADWAY.

0703 PM     FLASH FLOOD      BECHTELSVILLE           40.37N 75.62W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   PUBLIC

            HOMES OR BUILDINGS FILLED WITH WATER.

0706 PM     FLASH FLOOD      3 NE LOWER POTTSGROVE T 40.29N 75.54W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON COLONIAL RD AT FAGLEYSVILLE
            RD.

0718 PM     TORNADO          1 NE RAMBLEWOOD         39.93N 74.93W
07/11/2019                   BURLINGTON         NJ   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A BRIEF AND DISCONTINUOUS TORNADO OCCURRED
            IN THE RAMBLEWOOD AND BIRCHFIELD
            NEIGHBORHOODS IN MOUNT LAUREL TOWNSHIP,
            BURLINGTON COUNTY, NEW JERSEY. THE TORNADO
            BEGAN IN A RELATIVELY OPEN AREA ON THE
            RAMBLEWOOD GOLF COURSE WHERE TREE DAMAGE AND
            SOME SOFFIT DAMAGE OCCURRED TO A HOME. THE
            TORNADO THEN CROSSED THE GOLF COURSE INTO A
            WOODED AREA. WHEN THE TORNADO EMERGED ON THE
            OTHER SIDE, MORE TREE DAMAGE OCCURRED,
            INCLUDING A HARDWOOD TREE SNAPPED OFF ONTO A
            HOUSE. SEVERAL OTHER TREES AROUND YORKTOWN
            DRIVE AND HOLIDAY STREET SUSTAINED
            CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE. THE TORNADO THEN
            CROSSED CHURCH STREET INTO THE BIRCHFIELD
            NEIGHBORHOOD. A FEW TREES WERE UPROOTED AND
            ONE LARGE PINE TREE WAS SNAPPED ABOUT 10
            FEET UP FROM THE GROUND NEAR VIBURNUM LANE
            AND SUMAC COURT. NUMEROUS OTHER SMALL TREES
            WERE UPROOTED AND LARGE HARDWOOD TREES
            BRANCHES WERE BROUGHT DOWN IN THIS AREA. A
            FEW APARTMENT BUILDINGS SUSTAINED MINOR
            SOFFIT AND GUTTER DAMAGE AS WELL. THE
            TORNADO THEN CROSSED A SMALL LAKE THEN
            SNAPPED A LARGE HARDWOOD TREE NEAR MARIGOLD
            COURT AND LAKE DRIVE. THE TORNADO THEN
            LIFTED AFTER UPROOTING A COUPLE OF SOFTWOOD
            TREES ALONG MEADOWRUE DRIVE.

0720 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MOUNT LAUREL            39.93N 74.89W
07/11/2019                   BURLINGTON         NJ   911 CALL CENTER

            TREES REPORTED DOWN IN MOUNT LAUREL. TIME
            ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0720 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 ENE RAMBLEWOOD        39.94N 74.92W
07/11/2019                   BURLINGTON         NJ   PUBLIC

            WIND BLOWN DEBRIS REPORTED ON UNION MILL RD
            AT ELBO LN. TIME ESTIMATE FROM RADAR.

0721 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NE RAMBLEWOOD         39.94N 74.92W
07/11/2019                   BURLINGTON         NJ   PUBLIC

            DOWNED TREE REPORTED AT NORTH LAKE DR,
            BIRCHFIELD (MOUNT LAUREL).

0726 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WSW PERKIOMENVILLE    40.33N 75.50W
07/11/2019                   MONTGOMERY         PA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WATER RESCUE ON SNYDER RD.

0730 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 S BECHTELSVILLE       40.36N 75.63W
07/11/2019                   BERKS              PA   STORM CHASER

            EVACUATIONS OF CAMPERS OCCURRING AT THE
            LAZY-K CAMPGROUND NEAR BECHTELSVILLE. TENTS
            AND CAMPING TRAILERS WERE BEING SWEPT AWAY.

0803 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NW WRIGHTSTOWN        40.06N 74.65W
07/11/2019                   BURLINGTON         NJ   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            DOWNED TREE ON RIGHT LANE OF NJ 68
            SOUTHBOUND, NORTH OF MONMOUTH RD.

0834 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SW CHESTER SPRINGS    40.08N 75.63W
07/11/2019                   CHESTER            PA   PUBLIC

            PICKERING CREEK FLOODED OVER LOCAL ROADS 401
            AND 113.

0855 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 2 ENE WARETOWN          39.80N 74.16W
07/11/2019  M43 MPH          ANZ451             NJ   MESONET



0918 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 2 SSW SEASIDE PARK      39.91N 74.09W
07/11/2019  M45 MPH          ANZ451             NJ   MESONET

            WEATHERFLOW.

0953 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND INDIAN BEACH            38.68N 75.08W
07/11/2019  M41 MPH          ANZ455             DE   PUBLIC



1000 PM     MARINE TSTM WIND 2 NNW SEA ISLE CITY     39.18N 74.70W
07/11/2019  M45 MPH          ANZ453             NJ   MESONET

            LUDLAM BAY WEATHERFLOW.

1043 PM     FLOOD            1 NNE SURF CITY         39.67N 74.16W
07/11/2019                   OCEAN              NJ   PUBLIC

            REPORT FROM SOCIAL MEDIA SHOWS 19TH STREET
            UNDER 6-12 INCHES OF WATER.

1216 AM     FLOOD            2 ESE NORTH WHITEHALL T 40.67N 75.54W
07/12/2019                   LEHIGH             PA   PUBLIC

            REPORT FROM SOCIAL MEDIA: COPLAY CREEK IS
            STILL OUT OF ITS BANKS AND THE PLAYGROUNDS
            ARE FLOODED. FLOODING BEGINNING TO RECEDE.


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