Carbon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 8:08 PM EDT on July 23, 2014

...A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 845 PM EDT for northern Northampton...Carbon...southern Monroe and northwestern Lehigh counties...

At 805 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to indicate a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. This storm was located near Beltzville State Park...or 6 miles northeast of Lehighton...moving east at 30 mph.

The severe thunderstorm will be near... Trachsville by 815 PM EDT... Kresgeville and Kunkletown by 820 PM EDT... Fiddletown...Gilbert...Brodheadsville and effort by 825 PM EDT... Rossland by 830 PM EDT... Saylorsburg by 835 PM EDT... Pen Argyl by 840 PM EDT...

In addition to damaging winds...frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Remember...if you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

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Special Statement
Statement as of 7:25 PM EDT on July 23, 2014

...A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Carbon...Lehigh...north central Warren...Northampton...northern Berks and southern Monroe counties...

At 722 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was located from Woodside-Drifton to Muir...moving east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts to 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these storms.

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

These storms will be near Weatherly around 730 PM...Albrightsville... Albrightsville...Lake Harmony...and Lake Harmony around 740 PM... Pocono raceway...Long Pond...Long Pond...and Jim Thorpe around 750 PM and Reeders around 800 PM.

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