Kent Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Statement as of 3:45 AM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Freeze warning remains in effect until 9 am EDT this morning... ...Freeze watch remains in effect from late tonight through Thursday morning...

* temperatures...in the upper 30s.

* Timing...temperatures are expected to drop this morning with cold northwest winds blowing across the area. Freezing conditions are expected again Wednesday night.

* Impacts...potential damage to sensitive or early-blooming vegetation. As temperatures drop to or below freezing, any water on roadways, sidewalks and other elevated surface could turn icy.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning is issued when sub-freezing temperatures are forecast to threaten outdoor plants. Those with agricultural or gardening interests in the warned area are advised to protect tender vegetation. Potted plants normally left outdoors should be covered or brought inside.

A freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

Record Report
Statement as of 02:45 am EDT on April 16, 2014

...Record daily maximum snowfall tied at Atlantic City, New Jersey...

A record snowfall of a trace was tied at Atlantic City, New Jersey yesterday. This ties the old record of a trace set in 1975.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 4:58 am EDT on April 16, 2014

The following are unofficial rain, snow and wind gust observations taken during a cold frontal passage on 4/15 and 4/16 appreciation is extended to Highway departments...cooperative observers...Skywarn spotters and social media for these reports. This summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/phi

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments snowfall of /inches/ measurement

New Jersey

...Atlantic County... Atlantic City airpor T 100 am 4/16 ASOS

...Burlington County... Mount Holly WFO 0.1 100 am 4/16 NWS office

...Camden County... Atco 0.5 1222 am 4/16 social media

...Middlesex County... Metuchen 0.4 117 am 4/16 public

...Monmouth County... Freehold 1.5 226 am 4/16 public Manalapan 1.0 138 am 4/16 trained spotter

...Morris County... Roxbury TWP 0.5 1153 PM 4/15 social media Boonton 0.5 110 am 4/16 social media Randolph TWP 0.2 1018 PM 4/15 cocorahs

...Sussex County... Highland Lakes 1.5 1145 PM 4/15 trained spotter Wantage 1.0 456 am 4/16 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

...Carbon County... Lake Harmony 2.0 1142 PM 4/15 trained spotter

...Lehigh County... Slatington 1.2 1045 PM 4/15 trained spotter Alburtis 0.6 955 PM 4/15 cocorahs Zionsville 0.5 1023 PM 4/15 public Allentown Airport 0.3 100 am 4/16 ASOS

...Monroe County... Tobyhanna 2.0 1008 PM 4/15 public East Stroudsburg 0.5 1200 am 4/16 social media

...Northampton County... Danielsville 1.0 955 PM 4/15 trained spotter

...Philadelphia County... Philadelphia Intl Ai T 100 am 4/16 ASOS

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments rainfall of /inches/ measurement

Delaware

...New Castle County... Hockessin 1.55 445 am 4/16 deos Greenville 1.54 444 am 4/16 deos

...Sussex County... Lewes 2.12 448 am 4/16 deos Delmar 2.07 442 am 4/16 deos Selbyville 1.69 450 am 4/16 deos Rehoboth Beach 1.68 450 am 4/16 deos Stockley 1.63 451 am 4/16 deos Indian River Acres 1.62 445 am 4/16 deos Bethany Beach 1.56 441 am 4/16 deos Millsboro 1.52 449 am 4/16 deos Jones Crossroads 1.52 446 am 4/16 deos Harbeson 1.51 444 am 4/16 deos Laurel 1.43 447 am 4/16 deos

New Jersey

...Hunterdon County... Pittstown 2.42 1130 PM 4/15 njwxnet Califon 1.75 455 PM 4/15 mesonet Clinton 1.71 455 PM 4/15 mesonet

...Middlesex County... Iselin 1.52 1134 PM 4/15 trained spotter

...Morris County... Netcong 2.29 1130 PM 4/15 njwxnet Randolph TWP 1.77 1024 PM 4/15 cocorahs Lake Hopatcong 1.70 455 PM 4/15 mesonet Charlotteburg 1.48 500 PM 4/15 mesonet Ironia 1.40 500 PM 4/15 mesonet

...Somerset County... Pottersville 1.81 455 PM 4/15 mesonet

...Sussex County... Newton 2.24 344 PM 4/15 trained spotter Highland Lakes 2.15 800 PM 4/15 trained spotter Walpack TWP 1.62 1130 PM 4/15 njwxnet Wantage 1.50 1130 am 4/15 njwxnet

...Warren County... Pequest 2.16 1130 PM 4/15 njwxnet Stewartsville 2.13 1130 PM 4/15 njwxnet Riegelsville 1.55 500 PM 4/15 mesonet

Pennsylvania

...Berks County... Topton 1.47 147 PM 4/15 social media

...Chester County... Glenmoore 2.36 443 am 4/16 deos West Chester 2.20 453 am 4/16 deos Devault 2.11 443 am 4/16 deos West Grove 2.07 454 am 4/16 deos Kennett Square 2.04 446 am 4/16 deos Nottingham 2.03 449 am 4/16 deos Atglen 1.99 441 am 4/16 deos Chester Springs 1.91 442 am 4/16 deos Northbrook 1.91 455 PM 4/15 mesonet Marshallton 1.75 448 am 4/16 deos Elverson 1.74 249 PM 4/15 trained spotter Valley Forge 1.62 500 PM 4/15 mesonet Honey Brook 1.62 500 PM 4/15 mesonet Warwick 1.53 453 am 4/16 deos Modena 1.48 500 PM 4/15 mesonet

...Delaware County... Chadds Ford 1.46 500 PM 4/15 mesonet

...Lehigh County... Ancient Oaks 1.58 241 PM 4/15 trained spotter Allentown Airport 1.43 525 PM 4/15 ASOS

...Monroe County... Mount Pocono Airport 1.80 159 PM 4/15 co-op observer Mount Pocono 1.80 455 PM 4/15 mesonet Saylorsburg 1.55 645 PM 4/15 trained spotter

...Montgomery County... Souderton 2.75 630 PM 4/15 cocorahs Graterford 1.69 455 PM 4/15 mesonet Pottstown 1.64 500 PM 4/15 mesonet Norristown 1.50 500 PM 4/15 mesonet

***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments gust of mph measurement

Delaware

...New Castle County... Wilmington Airport 49 324 PM 4/15 ASOS Bellefonte 46 400 PM 4/15 weather flow Wilmington 40 450 PM 4/15 port of Wilmington

New Jersey

...Atlantic County... Atlantic City airpor 45 1246 PM 4/15 ASOS

...Cape May County... Ocean City 43 1235 PM 4/15 weather flow Cape May 42 1205 PM 4/15 weather flow

...Gloucester County... Glassboro 50 415 PM 4/15 trained spotter

...Middlesex County... Perth Amboy 43 505 PM 4/15 weather flow

...Monmouth County... Belmar Airport 40 1235 PM 4/15 AWOS Sea Girt 38 125 PM 4/15 weather flow

...Ocean County... Mantoloking 47 1112 am 4/15 social media Tuckerton 44 425 PM 4/15 weather flow Island Heights 43 505 PM 4/15 weather flow brick TWP 40 133 PM 4/15 weather flow South Seaside Park 40 527 PM 4/15 weather flow Seaside Heights 40 105 PM 4/15 weather flow trixies-Bayville 38 105 PM 4/15 weather flow

...Sussex County... High Point 53 412 PM 4/15 trained spotter

Pennsylvania

...Berks County... Reading Airport 41 1007 am 4/15 ASOS

...Monroe County... Mount Pocono Airport 40 1056 am 4/15 ASOS

...Philadelphia County... Port Richmond 50 420 PM 4/15 weather flow Philadelphia Intl Ai 41 232 PM 4/15 ASOS