Ocean Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Statement as of 8:45 PM EDT on September 02, 2014

...Strong thunderstorms will affect Burlington...northern Atlantic... Ocean...southeastern Camden and southeastern Gloucester counties...

An area of strong thunderstorms covered portions of Atlantic...Burlington...Camden...Gloucester and ocean counties and will affect portions of these counties through 1015 PM EDT. The strong thunderstorms were generally moving east at 35 mph.

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

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