Philadelphia, PA (19019)

6:05 PM EDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Society Hill, Philadelphia | | Change Station

Elev 43 ft 39.94 °N, 75.15 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
63.4 °F
Feels Like 63.4 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 9.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.48 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1000 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.69 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:18 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KPHL 252154Z 36009KT 1 1/2SM +TSRA BR BKN010 OVC019CB 17/16 A2948 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW RAB22 TSB32 SLP982 VIS W 3 FRQ LTGICCG OHD TS OHD MOV N P0069 T01720161 $
Pressure 29.48 in
Visibility 1.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1000 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.69 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:18 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KPHL 252154Z 36009KT 1 1/2SM +TSRA BR BKN010 OVC019CB 17/16 A2948 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW RAB22 TSB32 SLP982 VIS W 3 FRQ LTGICCG OHD TS OHD MOV N P0069 T01720161 $

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:29 PM EDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
New Castle County in northern Delaware...
northeastern Kent County in central Delaware...
western Cumberland County in southern New Jersey...
Salem County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Camden County in southern New Jersey...
Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 730 PM EDT

* at 526 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain in southwestern
New Jersey that will cause mainly urban and poor drainage
flooding, which will in turn cause hazardous driving conditions
during the afternoon and evening commute as the rain moves north.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Use
caution driving late this afternoon.


Lat... Lon 4012 7592 4025 7569 4045 7553 4042 7549
      4061 7520 4050 7506 4042 7506 4040 7497
      4030 7488 4005 7496 3999 7506 3999 7504
      3994 7500 3921 7523 3939 7549 3927 7537
      3917 7537 3937 7577 3972 7579 3972 7600


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Special Statement
Issued: 5:42 PM EDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northwestern Camden... north
central Gloucester... northwestern Burlington... southeastern
Montgomery... Philadelphia and eastern Delaware counties...

At 541 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over National Park,
or near Gloucester City, moving north at 25 mph.

Winds up to 40 mph and pea-sized hail are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Philadelphia, Camden, Gloucester City, Deptford, West Deptford,
Bellmawr, Yeadon, Woodbury, Palmyra, Paulsboro, Westville, Woodbury
Heights, National Park, Brooklawn, Wissinoming, Germantown, Center
City, south Philadelphia, Tacony and Ben Franklin bridge.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 4001 7504 3999 7506 3999 7505 3978 7516
      3979 7526 4006 7522 4005 7502
time... Mot... loc 2141z 194deg 20kt 3987 7517


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542 PM EDT Thu may 25 2017

... A strong thunderstorm will affect northwestern Camden... north
central Gloucester... northwestern Burlington... southeastern
Montgomery... Philadelphia and eastern Delaware counties...

At 541 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over National Park,
or near Gloucester City, moving north at 25 mph.

Winds up to 40 mph and pea-sized hail are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Philadelphia, Camden, Gloucester City, Deptford, West Deptford,
Bellmawr, Yeadon, Woodbury, Palmyra, Paulsboro, Westville, Woodbury
Heights, National Park, Brooklawn, Wissinoming, Germantown, Center
City, south Philadelphia, Tacony and Ben Franklin bridge.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 4001 7504 3999 7506 3999 7505 3978 7516
      3979 7526 4006 7522 4005 7502
time... Mot... loc 2141z 194deg 20kt 3987 7517


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