Severe Thunderstorm Warning Extended Across Northern New Jersey
Severe Thunderstorm Warning Extended Across
Northern New Jersey
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ 741 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018 The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southeastern Hunterdon County in northwestern New Jersey... Southeastern Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania... Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Southeastern Lehigh County in eastern Pennsylvania... Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Northeastern Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania... * Until 845 PM EDT. * At 740 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Hellertown to near New Morgan, moving east at 35 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Damage to roofs, siding, trees, and power lines is possible. * Locations impacted include... Norristown, Pottstown, Phoenixville, Lansdale, West Norriton, East Norriton, Quakertown, Perkasie, Doylestown, Byram, Conshohocken, Souderton, Bedminster, Ambler, Birdsboro, Collegeville, Royersford, Chalfont, Tinicum and Trappe. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. 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.
Thunderstorms continue to move through New Jersey and the Hudson Valley this evening. Later tonight around midnight or so there could be a second line of thunderstorms that will move through. This is all part of a cold front that will pass offshore late tonight. Weather conditions will being to improve on Tuesday with sunshine developing and lower humidity.