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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:05 PM EDT Sep. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The flood advisory remains in effect until 430 PM EDT for northern
New Castle... northwestern ocean... northwestern Camden... southeastern
Mercer... northwestern Salem... northwestern Gloucester... northern
Burlington... southern Middlesex... Monmouth... southeastern
Montgomery... southeastern Bucks... Philadelphia and Delaware
counties...

At 203 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that the heaviest rain had
left the advisory area. However, additional light rain is occuring,
this combined with the runoff from earlier storms will be slow to
recede. Therefore, the flood advisory remains in effect. Up to one
inch of rain has already fallen.

Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Philadelphia, Trenton, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, Gloucester City,
Cherry Hill, Middletown, Old Bridge, Bensalem, Howell, Mount Laurel,
Marlboro, Manalapan, Ewing, Chester, Willingboro, Deptford, West
Deptford and Tinton Falls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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 3956 7578 3972 7579 3981 7570 3984 7560
      3988 7559 3993 7554 3999 7544 4045 7422
      4044 7420 4046 7418 4044 7411 4023 7406


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:05 PM EDT Sep. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The flood advisory remains in effect until 430 PM EDT for northern
New Castle... northwestern ocean... northwestern Camden... southeastern
Mercer... northwestern Salem... northwestern Gloucester... northern
Burlington... southern Middlesex... Monmouth... southeastern
Montgomery... southeastern Bucks... Philadelphia and Delaware
counties...

At 203 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that the heaviest rain had
left the advisory area. However, additional light rain is occuring,
this combined with the runoff from earlier storms will be slow to
recede. Therefore, the flood advisory remains in effect. Up to one
inch of rain has already fallen.

Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Philadelphia, Trenton, Camden, Wilmington, Newark, Gloucester City,
Cherry Hill, Middletown, Old Bridge, Bensalem, Howell, Mount Laurel,
Marlboro, Manalapan, Ewing, Chester, Willingboro, Deptford, West
Deptford and Tinton Falls.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

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 3956 7578 3972 7579 3981 7570 3984 7560
      3988 7559 3993 7554 3999 7544 4045 7422
      4044 7420 4046 7418 4044 7411 4023 7406


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