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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:55 PM EDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Delaware... northeast Maryland... New Jersey and
southeast Pennsylvania... including the following areas... in
Delaware... Delaware beaches... inland Sussex... Kent and New
Castle. In northeast Maryland... Caroline... Cecil... Kent MD...
Queen Annes and Talbot. In New Jersey... Atlantic... Atlantic
coastal Cape May... Camden... Cape May... coastal Atlantic...
coastal ocean... Cumberland... eastern Monmouth... Gloucester...
Hunterdon... Mercer... Middlesex... northwestern Burlington...
ocean... Salem... Somerset... southeastern Burlington and western
Monmouth. In southeast Pennsylvania... Delaware... eastern
Chester... eastern Montgomery... lower Bucks... Philadelphia...
upper Bucks... western Chester and western Montgomery.

* Through Friday morning

* scattered showers and thunderstorms will become more widespread
tonight and continue into Friday morning before tapering off by
Friday afternoon. Some of the storms will contain torrential
rainfall and result in a localized flash flood threat.

* The axis of heaviest rain still remains uncertain. However...
the potential for localized rainfall amounts of 2 or more inches
in one hour will bring the risk for flash flooding particularly
in urban areas. Isolated rainfall amounts of 4 inches or more
are possible during this event where storms move repeatedly over
the same area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:45 PM EDT on July 27, 2016


... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 28...

The Delaware valley regional planning commission has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for the Philadelphia
Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



345 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 28...

The Delaware valley regional planning commission has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for the Philadelphia
Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.


345 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 28...

The Delaware valley regional planning commission has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for the Philadelphia
Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



Local Storm Report



07/25/2016 0641 PM

NE Philadelphia aiks, Philadelphia County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m46 mph, reported by ASOS.





07/25/2016 0735 PM

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County.

Flash flood, reported by other federal.


            Frankford and Pennypack creeks rapidly rose above flood
            stage and then receded.




07/25/2016 0641 PM

NE Philadelphia aiks, Philadelphia County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m46 mph, reported by ASOS.





07/25/2016 0735 PM

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County.

Flash flood, reported by other federal.


            Frankford and Pennypack creeks rapidly rose above flood
            stage and then receded.




07/25/2016 0641 PM

NE Philadelphia aiks, Philadelphia County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m46 mph, reported by ASOS.





07/25/2016 0735 PM

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County.

Flash flood, reported by other federal.


            Frankford and Pennypack creeks rapidly rose above flood
            stage and then receded.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
California - Flash Flood Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Illinois - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Maine - Air Quality Alert
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Flash Flood Warning
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Special Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
South Dakota - Special Statement
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report
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