Medford, NJ (08055)

6:05 PM EDT on August 18, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 52 ft 39.88 °N, 74.83 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
84.8 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.36 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:51 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KVAY 182154Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 29/26 A2977 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS SLP079 T02890261
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.36 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:51 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KVAY 182154Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 29/26 A2977 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS SLP079 T02890261

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:54 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Mercer County in central New Jersey...
northwestern Burlington County in southern New Jersey...
southwestern Monmouth County in central New Jersey...
southern Middlesex County in northern New Jersey...
southeastern Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
southeastern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
northern Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 700 PM EDT

* at 554 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near New Hope to Narberth, moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Philadelphia, Trenton, Old Bridge, Bensalem, East Brunswick, South
Brunswick, Sayreville, North Brunswick, Ewing, Princeton, Florence,
Burlington, Bristol, Riverside, Hatboro, Jamesburg, Hightstown,
Jenkintown, Narberth and Bordentown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service
office in Mount Holly NJ.


Lat... Lon 4011 7451 3998 7528 4002 7533 4033 7505
      4035 7486 4037 7486 4040 7474 4037 7472
      4039 7463 4037 7461 4042 7458 4046 7450
      4051 7426
time... Mot... loc 2154z 252deg 32kt 4031 7502 4003 7525

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


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539 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
New Castle County in northern Delaware...
northern Kent County in northeastern Maryland...
Cecil County in northeastern Maryland...
northwestern Salem County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Camden County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Burlington County in southern New Jersey...
southeastern Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 645 PM EDT

* at 539 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Kennett Square to Back River, moving east at 30
mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... minor damage to vehicles is possible. Expect damage to
           trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include...
Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, Middletown, West Chester,
Elkton, Havre de Grace, Gloucester City, Calvert, Chester,
Willingboro, Deptford, West Deptford, Pennsville, Bellmawr, Yeadon,
Westtown, Woodbury and Burlington.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

To report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement
agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service
office in Mount Holly NJ.

In addition to large hail and 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.


Lat... Lon 3929 7617 3932 7618 3933 7614 3937 7611
      3937 7606 3943 7600 3952 7598 3955 7603
      3955 7608 3962 7615 3993 7582 4001 7530
      3998 7527 4001 7521 4003 7522 4006 7498
      4005 7497 4010 7475 3926 7580 3923 7623
time... Mot... loc 2139z 258deg 28kt 3988 7565 3928 7644

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 5:43 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 455 remains in effect until 900 PM EDT

NJ
. New Jersey counties included are

Atlantic Bergen Burlington
Camden Cape May Cumberland
Essex Gloucester Hudson
Hunterdon Mercer Middlesex
Monmouth Morris ocean
Passaic Salem Somerset
Sussex Union Warren




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:20 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northern New Castle County in northern Delaware...
Salem County in southern New Jersey...
Camden County in southern New Jersey...
Mercer County in central New Jersey...
Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Burlington County in southern New Jersey...
southeastern Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
southeastern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 815 PM EDT

* at 515 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms moving eastward into the advisory area. This will
cause minor flooding of roadways and areas of poor drainage.
Rainfall amounts around one inch may occur in a short period of
time.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Philadelphia, Trenton, Camden, Wilmington, Vineland, Newark,
Gloucester City, Cherry Hill, Bensalem, Evesham, Mount Laurel,
Ewing, Norristown, Chester, Willingboro, Deptford, Voorhees,
Medford, West Deptford and Glassboro.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 4018 7461 4007 7455 3972 7473 3951 7499
      3956 7506 3946 7508 3956 7524 3945 7542
      3939 7543 3951 7553 3953 7578 3954 7578
      3972 7579 3984 7560 4007 7536 4007 7539
      4036 7495 4034 7494 4042 7475 4027 7448


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319 PM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey, and
Pennsylvania, including the following areas, in Delaware, Kent
and New Castle. In northeast Maryland, Caroline, Cecil, Kent
MD, Queen Annes, and Talbot. In New Jersey, Camden,
Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, northwestern
Burlington, Salem, Somerset, Sussex, Warren, and western
Monmouth. In Pennsylvania, Berks, Delaware, eastern Chester,
eastern Montgomery, Lehigh, lower Bucks, Northampton,
Philadelphia, upper Bucks, western Chester, and western
Montgomery.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms can be expected
through tonight. Torrential downpours with storms that develop
this evening could produce rainfall rates greater than 2 inches
per hour. While the entire area will not receive heavy rain,
isolated rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches are possible where
storms track over the same locations.

* Torrential 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 is
possible in isolated areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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