Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
1204 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018

DEZ001-MDZ008-PAZ101-102-161630-
New Castle-Cecil-Western Chester-Eastern Chester-
1204 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN NEW CASTLE...
NORTHEASTERN CECIL AND SOUTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTIES...

At 1201 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Elkton,
moving north at 40 mph.

Winds up to 40 mph, brief heavy downpours and pea size hail are
possible with this storm.

This storm will be near...
  Andora and Fair Hill around 1205 PM EDT.
  Newark, Glen Westover, Appleton, Blake and Lombard around 1210 PM
  EDT.
  Kemblesville, Ladenberg and Pike Creek around 1215 PM EDT.
  West Grove, North Star, Hockessin and Ashland around 1220 PM EDT.
  Kennett Square and Cochranville around 1225 PM EDT.
  Coatesville and Marshallton around 1230 PM EDT.

Although cloud to ground lightning has not yet been detected,
lightning strikes may develop shortly with this storm showing signs
of strengthening. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a
thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 4001 7595 4005 7593 4001 7555 3949 7578
      3954 7594 3982 7597 3993 7599 3994 7598
      3995 7600
TIME...MOT...LOC 1601Z 188DEG 36KT 3964 7583

$$

JRK



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