Camden Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 8:07 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... northwestern Camden County in southern New Jersey... northern Burlington County in southern New Jersey...

* until 845 PM EDT

* at 806 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm. The storm was near Merchantville...moving east at 35 mph. This storm is capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph.

* The severe thunderstorm will be near... Greentree around 815 PM EDT... Mount Laurel and Marlton around 820 PM EDT... Willingboro around 825 PM EDT... Lumberton and Medford around 830 PM EDT... Mount Holly and Jacksonville around 835 PM EDT... Pemberton and Jobstown around 840 PM EDT...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a dangerous storm. If you are in its path...move indoors to a sturdy building and stay away from windows. When it is safe to do so...report severe weather to local law enforcement or to the National Weather Service.

Very heavy rain will also occur with this severe thunderstorm...which could flood low lying areas quickly and cover roads with water. Do not drive into areas where water covers the Road.

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Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Statement as of 7:38 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

...Strong thunderstorms will affect Burlington...Camden...eastern Delaware...Gloucester...northwestern Atlantic...Philadelphia... Salem...southeastern Bucks...southeastern Montgomery...southern Mercer and southwestern Monmouth counties...

An area of strong thunderstorms was located from Montgomery County Pennsylvania to New Castle County Delaware. This area was moving east at 35 mph and will affect portions of Atlantic...Bucks... Burlington...Camden...Delaware...Gloucester...Mercer... Monmouth...Montgomery...Philadelphia and Salem counties by 900 PM.

Wind gusts to 40 mph are possible with these strong thunderstorms.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these strong thunderstorms. Do not stay in the open nor seek shelter under trees when lightning threatens...move indoors when a thunderstorm approaches.

Very heavy rain will fall from these strong thunderstorms...and will cause water to pond on roads and fill poor drainage areas. The rain can cause rapid rises on small streams and creeks.

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827 am EDT Tue Sep 2 2014

...Air quality alert in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The New Jersey department of environmental protection has issued an air quality health advisory...in effect until midnight EDT tonight.

An air quality advisory means that air quality within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy standards.

Ozone is forecast to reach the unhealthy for sensitive groups category across New Jersey due to southwest winds...mostly sunny skies...and hot temperatures. Sensitive individuals including the very Young...the elderly...and persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma...should avoid strenuous outdoor activities during the afternoon and early evening hours.

For more information on current and forecast concentrations of ground-level ozone and fine particulates, visit on the web at www.Airnow.Gov or www.State.NJ.US/dep/airmon/ (in lower case) or call the New Jersey Bureau of air monitoring at 609-292-0138