Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Areas affected:
Berks, PA

DEC001-003-005-MDC011-015-029-035-041-NJC001-005-007-009-011-015-
019-021-023-025-029-033-035-PAC011-017-029-045-091-101-020000-
/O.NEW.KPHI.SV.A.0058.170301T1815Z-170302T0000Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
58 IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN DELAWARE THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL DELAWARE

KENT

IN NORTHERN DELAWARE

NEW CASTLE

IN SOUTHERN DELAWARE

SUSSEX

IN MARYLAND THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES

IN NORTHEAST MARYLAND

CAROLINE CECIL KENT
QUEEN ANNE’S TALBOT

IN NEW JERSEY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL NEW JERSEY

MERCER MONMOUTH

IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY

HUNTERDON MIDDLESEX SOMERSET

IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY

ATLANTIC BURLINGTON CAMDEN
CAPE MAY CUMBERLAND GLOUCESTER
OCEAN SALEM

IN PENNSYLVANIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA

BERKS

IN SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA

BUCKS CHESTER DELAWARE
MONTGOMERY PHILADELPHIA

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ATLANTIC CITY, CAMDEN, CENTREVILLE,
CHERRY HILL, CHESTERTOWN, DENTON, DEPTFORD, DOVER, DOYLESTOWN,
EAST BRUNSWICK, EASTON, EDISON, ELKTON, FLEMINGTON, FREEHOLD,
GEORGETOWN, GLASSBORO, HAMMONTON, MEDIA, MILLVILLE, MOORESTOWN,
MOUNT HOLLY, NEW BRUNSWICK, NORRISTOWN, NORTH BRUNSWICK TOWNSHIP,
OCEAN CITY, PENNSVILLE, PERTH AMBOY, PHILADELPHIA, READING,
SAYREVILLE, SOMERSET, TOMS RIVER, TRENTON, WEST CHESTER,
AND WILMINGTON.

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Special Weather Statement
Areas affected:
Berks, PA

PAZ054-055-060>062-012000-
Lehigh-Monroe-Northampton-Berks-Carbon-
231 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WESTERN WARREN…NORTHERN
BERKS…NORTHWESTERN LEHIGH…SOUTHEASTERN CARBON…SOUTHERN MONROE
AND NORTHERN NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES…

At 230 PM EST, a strong thunderstorm was located near Jordan Valley,
or near Lehighton, moving east at 60 mph.

Winds in excess of 45 mph are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include…
Lehighton, East Stroudsburg, Palmerton, Bangor, Slatington, Pen
Argyl, Wind Gap, Walnutport, Belfast, East Bangor, Stormville,
Brodheadsville, New Mahoning, Kunkletown, Gilbert, Delaware Water
Gap, Rossland, Berlinsville, Emerald and Kresgeville.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT…LON 4104 7511 4100 7510 4097 7514 4092 7508
4085 7506 4085 7510 4082 7508 4077 7513
4078 7517 4075 7519 4076 7535 4066 7587
4069 7586 4074 7576 4078 7583 4081 7582
TIME…MOT…LOC 1930Z 254DEG 57KT 4076 7570

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Areas affected:
Berks, PA

PAC011-017-077-091-095-012000-
/O.CON.KPHI.SV.W.0019.000000T0000Z-170301T2000Z/
Berks PA-Montgomery PA-Lehigh PA-Bucks PA-Northampton PA-
243 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM EST
FOR EAST CENTRAL BERKS…NORTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY…LEHIGH…
NORTHWESTERN BUCKS AND SOUTHWESTERN NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES…

At 242 PM EST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from Neffs to Topton, moving east at 60 mph.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

These severe storms will be near…
Northampton, Bath and Steuben around 250 PM EST.
Allentown and Bethlehem around 255 PM EST.
Quakertown, Hellertown and Lehigh University around 300 PM EST.

Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include
Macungie, Coopersburg, North Catasauqua, Alburtis, Coplay,
Trumbauersville, Fountain Hill, Fullerton, Catasauqua and
Hokendauqua.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

This severe thunderstorm may contain little or no lightning. Do not
wait until you hear thunder before taking cover.

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LAT…LON 4039 7534 4041 7579 4070 7564 4076 7535
TIME…MOT…LOC 1942Z 252DEG 56KT 4070 7558 4048 7570

HAIL…<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

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