SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UNTIL 9PM
We have a new severe thunderstorm warning that has been issued for parts of Northern New Jersey.
The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Morris County in northern New Jersey…
Hunterdon County in northwestern New Jersey…
Southwestern Sussex County in northwestern New Jersey…
Warren County in northwestern New Jersey…
Western Somerset County in northern New Jersey…
North central Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania…
* Until 900 PM EDT.
* At 816 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Blairstown to Beatyestown to Milford, moving
northeast at 40 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.
IMPACT…Damage to roofs, siding, trees, and power lines is
* Locations impacted include…
Morristown, Somerville, Newton, Bridgewater, Dover, Hopatcong,
Manville, Hackettstown, Wharton, Washington, Rockaway, Blairstown,
Morris Plains, Mount Arlington, Franklin, Mendham, Flemington,
Mountain Lakes, Tinicum and High Bridge.
For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
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.
Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Radars continue to show a rather impressive area of potentially severe thunderstorms moving out of Eastern Pennsylvania and into Western & Northern New Jersey. This area should eventually work its way toward Northeastern New Jersey and the Hudson Valley in the next few hours.
LOCAL RADAR NEW YORK CITY
There may be other downpours later tonight as the radars in Western Pennsylvania show another area of downpours and thunderstorms loading up.
MANY THANKS TO TROPICAL TIDBITS FOR THE USE OF MAPS
Please note that with regards to any tropical storms or hurricanes, should a storm be threatening, please consult your local National Weather Service office or your local government officials about what action you should be taking to protect life and property.