Coatesville, PA (19320)

11:49 PM EDT on July 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Flash Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 545 ft 40.00 °N, 75.82 °W | Updated 11 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
70.5 °F
Feels Like 70.5 °F
N
2.2
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 200 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:25 PM
New Moon, 1% visible
METAR KMQS 240335Z AUTO 11005KT 2SM BR OVC002 21/21 A2985 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 200 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:25 PM
New Moon, 1% visible
METAR KMQS 240335Z AUTO 11005KT 2SM BR OVC002 21/21 A2985 RMK AO2

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 10:43 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northern New Castle County in northern Delaware...
Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 500 am EDT Monday

* at 1035 PM EDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
four to six inches of rain had fallen across northern New Castle
County in Delaware, and southeastern Chester and southwestern
Delaware counties in Pennsylvania earlier this evening.

* Flash flooding will likely continue into the overnight as area
creeks and streams continue to rise rapidly in response to the
excessive runoff while additional showers and thunderstorms move
back into the area.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Newark, West Chester, Chester, Coatesville, Westtown,
Downingtown, Elsmere, Kennett Square, Oxford, Parkesburg, West
Grove, Honey Brook, Newport, Arden, Glen Roy, Stanton, Cheyney,
Talleyville and Elam.

Additional rainfall amounts of one inch are possible in the warned
area.

Flood waters are moving down Red Clay creek from Wooddale to Stanton
and down Brandywine Creek from Wilmington to locations downstream.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3976 7606 3983 7604 3983 7602 3987 7599
      3995 7600 4004 7593 4011 7594 4008 7540
      4006 7539 4006 7535 3982 7538 3977 7546
      3970 7550 3971 7579 3972 7579 3972 7613


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:16 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 6 PM EDT this evening through
late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for the Pennsylvania counties of Carbon,
Monroe, Northampton, Lehigh, Berks, Chester, Montgomery, Bucks,
Delaware and Philadelphia, for the New Jersey counties of
Sussex, Warren, Morris, Hunterdon, Somerset, Middlesex, Mercer,
Monmouth, Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem, for New
Castle County in Delaware, and for Cecil County in Maryland

* from 6 PM EDT this evening through late tonight

* showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain will move through
eastern Pennsylvania, northeastern Maryland, Delaware and New
Jersey during the balance of today and into tonight. Rainfall
amounts up to 2 to 4 inches are possible. The heavy rain will
fall in a short amount of time and it may result in flash
flooding.

* Heavy rain falling in a short period of time will result in
rapidly rising water levels along streams and creeks and in
areas of poor drainage. Significant roadway flooding may occur.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible. Flash
flooding is very dangerous.

Please monitor the forecast and be prepared to take action if a
Flash Flood Warning is issued for your location.

Do not drive through flood waters. The water may be deeper than
you think it is. A vehicle can easily become trapped in flood
waters endangering its occupants and those who come to their
Rescue.



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