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Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:38 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 11 PM this evening to 1 PM
EST Monday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as
20 below zero expected.

* Where... portions of central, northern, northwest and southern
New Jersey, east central and southeast Pennsylvania, northeast
Maryland and central, northern and southern Delaware.

* When... from 11 PM this evening to 1 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... the cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.



For more information from the National Weather Service visit
www.Weather.Gov/phi/winter


Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:07 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until 1 PM EST this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northern Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey,
and southeast Pennsylvania, including the Interstate 95
corridor.

* Until 1 PM EST this afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rain will occur through mid morning.
In the areas of heaviest rainfall, urban and poor-drainage
flooding is expected to occur. Sensitive streams and creeks will
also be susceptible to flooding, especially in areas where
convection enhances rainfall rates. River flooding cannot be
ruled out, particularly if widespread rainfall totals exceed 2
inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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336 am EST sun Jan 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has extended the

* flood advisory for...
New Castle County in northern Delaware...
Cecil County in northeastern Maryland...
northwestern Salem County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 545 am EST.

* At 335 am EST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up
to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Newark, Middletown, West Chester, Elkton, Calvert,
Chester, Phoenixville, Pennsville, Coatesville, Westtown, Carneys
Point, Downingtown, Swarthmore, Elsmere, Kennett Square, New
Castle, Penns Grove, Salem and Oxford.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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 3972 7623 3973 7610 3976 7606 3987 7599
      4004 7593 4011 7594 4024 7569 4022 7561
      4024 7560 4015 7553 4013 7546 4009 7546
      4003 7539 3979 7524 3939 7553 3936 7589
      3938 7604 3943 7600 3952 7598 3955 7608


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Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:07 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until 1 PM EST this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northern Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey,
and southeast Pennsylvania, including the Interstate 95
corridor.

* Until 1 PM EST this afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected across the
watch area, with locally higher amounts possible.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rain will occur through mid morning.
In the areas of heaviest rainfall, urban and poor-drainage
flooding is expected to occur. Sensitive streams and creeks will
also be susceptible to flooding, especially in areas where
convection enhances rainfall rates. River flooding cannot be
ruled out, particularly if widespread rainfall totals exceed 2
inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Sfj


336 am EST sun Jan 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has extended the

* flood advisory for...
New Castle County in northern Delaware...
Cecil County in northeastern Maryland...
northwestern Salem County in southern New Jersey...
northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey...
Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania...
Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* until 545 am EST.

* At 335 am EST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up
to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Newark, Middletown, West Chester, Elkton, Calvert,
Chester, Phoenixville, Pennsville, Coatesville, Westtown, Carneys
Point, Downingtown, Swarthmore, Elsmere, Kennett Square, New
Castle, Penns Grove, Salem and Oxford.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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 3972 7623 3973 7610 3976 7606 3987 7599
      4004 7593 4011 7594 4024 7569 4022 7561
      4024 7560 4015 7553 4013 7546 4009 7546
      4003 7539 3979 7524 3939 7553 3936 7589
      3938 7604 3943 7600 3952 7598 3955 7608


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