Philadelphia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
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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659 PM EDT Tue Sep 2 2014

...A strong thunderstorm will affect central Montgomery...northern Chester...northern Delaware and western Philadelphia counties...

At 656 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Parkesburg...moving east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts to 40 mph some lightning strikes are possible with this storm.

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

The storm will affect portions of northern Chester, Montgomery, Delaware, and Philadelphia counties through 830 PM.

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