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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:10 PM EDT on August 01, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on August 01, 2014


The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania...
northwestern Bucks County in southeast Pennsylvania...
southern Lehigh County in eastern Pennsylvania...
northern Montgomery County in southeast Pennsylvania...

* until 700 PM EDT

* at 500 PM EDT scattered heavy showers and thunderstorms were
moving across parts of the advisory area. These storms are capable
of producing one to two inches of rain per hour which can cause
ponding of water on roadways and flooding of low-lying areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4052 7629 4054 7618 4059 7605 4058 7603
      4065 7599 4069 7587 4061 7539 4058 7541
      4054 7534 4058 7525 4056 7512 4021 7521
      4040 7630 4043 7635



Special Statement

Statement as of 5:42 PM EDT on August 01, 2014

Expires 7:15 PM EDT on August 01, 2014


... A strong thunderstorm will affect central Lehigh... eastern
Carbon... northeastern Berks... northwestern Northampton and southern
Monroe counties...

At 539 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was 9 miles west of
Allentown... moving northeast at 20 mph.

Very heavy rain will fall from this storm... and will cause water to
pond on roads and fill poor drainage areas. The rain can cause rapid
rises on small streams and creeks. Please take roadways not prone to
poor drainage flooding.

Wind gusts to 40 mph and small hail are possible with this storm.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Do
not stay in the open nor seek shelter under trees when lightning
threatens... move indoors when a thunderstorm approaches.

This storm will be near Coffeetown... New Tripoli... and New Tripoli
around 550 PM... Schnecksville... Jordan Valley... and Fullerton around
555 PM... Neffs... Neffs... Coplay and Hokendauqua around 600 PM.

Lat... Lon 4112 7564 4098 7515 4049 7559 4056 7581


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