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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1140 PM EDT SUN AUG 18 2019

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

0306 PM     HAIL             ELKTON                  39.61N 75.83W
08/18/2019  E0.88 INCH       CECIL              MD   911 CALL CENTER

            DIME TO NICKLE SIZE HAIL IN ELKTON. TIME
            ESTIMATE FROM RADAR.

0325 PM     HAIL             2 SSE BARKSDALE         39.64N 75.80W
08/18/2019  E0.75 INCH       CECIL              MD   TRAINED SPOTTER



0439 PM     HAIL             SPRING TWP              40.32N 76.01W
08/18/2019  E1.00 INCH       BERKS              PA   COCORAHS



0440 PM     HAIL             SPRING TWP              40.32N 76.00W
08/18/2019  E1.25 INCH       BERKS              PA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0450 PM     LIGHTNING        1 NNW LOWER SOUTHAMPTON 40.17N 75.00W
08/18/2019                   BUCKS              PA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            *** 9 INJ ***
            LIGHTNING STRUCK A TREE CAUSING A BRANCH TO
            FALL ONTO AN OCCUPIED TENT AT THE DOLPHIN
            SWIM CLUB. 9 OCCUPANTS WERE INJURED AND THE
            TENT WAS DESTROYED BY THE FALLEN LIMB. TIME
            ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0450 PM     HAIL             BRIDGEWATER             40.59N 74.63W
08/18/2019  U0.25 INCH       SOMERSET           NJ   TRAINED SPOTTER



0455 PM     HAIL             BRIDGEWATER             40.59N 74.63W
08/18/2019  E0.75 INCH       SOMERSET           NJ   PUBLIC

            TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0455 PM     HAIL             ST. LAWRENCE            40.33N 75.87W
08/18/2019  E0.25 INCH       BERKS              PA   PUBLIC



0500 PM     HAIL             BRIDGEWATER             40.59N 74.63W
08/18/2019  NULLNAN INCH     SOMERSET           NJ   PUBLIC



0500 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BRIDGEWATER             40.59N 74.63W
08/18/2019                   SOMERSET           NJ   PUBLIC

            SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED LIMBS DOWNED.

0508 PM     HAIL             FRENCHTOWN              40.53N 75.06W
08/18/2019  E1.25 INCH       HUNTERDON          NJ   PUBLIC



0530 PM     LIGHTNING        1 SE FRENCHTOWN         40.52N 75.05W
08/18/2019                   HUNTERDON          NJ   PUBLIC

            LIGHTNING STRUCK A HOME ON HORSESHOE BEND
            ROAD CAUSING IT TO CATCH FIRE. AT LEAST 2
            OTHER HOUSE FIRES DUE TO LIGHTNING WERE
            REPORTED IN HUNTERDON COUNTY WITH UNKNOWN
            LOCATIONS.

0536 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 ESE FRENCHTOWN        40.52N 75.04W
08/18/2019                   HUNTERDON          NJ   TRAINED SPOTTER

            BARN AWNING/ROOF BLOWN OFF. SOME MINOR TREE
            DAMAGE NEARBY AS WELL. TIME ESTIMATED FROM
            RADAR.

0538 PM     HAIL             MACUNGIE                40.51N 75.56W
08/18/2019  E0.70 INCH       LEHIGH             PA   PUBLIC

            PEA TO DIME SIZE HAIL. TIME ESTIMATED.

0540 PM     HAIL             2 E NORTH WHITEHALL TWP 40.68N 75.54W
08/18/2019  E1.00 INCH       LEHIGH             PA   PUBLIC

            TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0540 PM     LIGHTNING        1 SSE FRENCHTOWN        40.51N 75.04W
08/18/2019                   HUNTERDON          NJ   PUBLIC

            LIGHTNING CAUSED BARN FIRE. TIME ESTIMATED.

0543 PM     HAIL             HOKENDAUQUA             40.66N 75.49W
08/18/2019  E1.50 INCH       LEHIGH             PA   PUBLIC

            TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0544 PM     TSTM WND GST     NORTH WHITEHALL TWP     40.69N 75.59W
08/18/2019  M41 MPH          LEHIGH             PA   TRAINED SPOTTER



0545 PM     HAIL             NORTH WHITEHALL TWP     40.69N 75.59W
08/18/2019  E0.88 INCH       LEHIGH             PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NICKEL SIZE HAIL FELL FOR ABOUT 10 MINS.

0545 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CATASAUQUA              40.65N 75.47W
08/18/2019                   LEHIGH             PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREES DOWN ON WIRES. POWER OUTAGES IN THE
            AREA. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0547 PM     HAIL             NORTH CATASAUQUA        40.67N 75.48W
08/18/2019  E1.50 INCH       NORTHAMPTON        PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            QUARTER TO PING PONG BALL SIZED HAIL
            REPORTED IN NORTH CATASAUQUA. TIME ESTIMATED
            FROM RADAR.

0547 PM     HAIL             COPLAY                  40.67N 75.49W
08/18/2019  E1.00 INCH       LEHIGH             PA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DIME TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL. TIME ESTIMATED
            FROM RADAR.

0550 PM     HAIL             NORTHAMPTON             40.68N 75.49W
08/18/2019  E1.25 INCH       NORTHAMPTON        PA   PUBLIC

            TIME ESTIMATED.

0553 PM     TSTM WND GST     LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATI 40.65N 75.45W
08/18/2019  M53 MPH          LEHIGH             PA   ASOS



0600 PM     HAIL             NORTHAMPTON             40.68N 75.49W
08/18/2019  M1.25 INCH       NORTHAMPTON        PA   PUBLIC



0625 PM     TSTM WND DMG     HARMONY TWP             40.75N 75.14W
08/18/2019                   WARREN             NJ   911 CALL CENTER

            SEVERAL REPORTS OF TREES DOWN AROUND HARMONY
            TOWNSHIP. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0642 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BLAIRSTOWN              40.98N 74.99W
08/18/2019                   WARREN             NJ   911 CALL CENTER

            MULTIPLE REPORTS OF TREES AND WIRES DOWN
            ACROSS BLAIRSTOWN. TIME ESTIMATED FROM
            RADAR.

0650 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NW ALLAMUCHY-PANTHER  40.92N 74.84W
08/18/2019                   WARREN             NJ   911 CALL CENTER

            SEVERAL REPORTS OF TREES DOWN ACROSS
            ALLAMUCHY. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.


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