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Mount Laurel Township Office of Emergency Management
Sunday August 14th, 2011 :: 02:59 p.m. EDT
Advisory

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM

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CAMDEN NJ-GLOUCESTER NJ-ATLANTIC NJ-BURLINGTON NJ-
252 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2011

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 PM EDT FOR CNTL BURLINGTON.NORTHWESTERN ATLANTIC.SOUTHEASTERN GLOUCESTER & SOUTHEASTERN CAMDEN COUNTIES.

AT 248 PM EDT.NATL WEATHER SVC DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CHESILHURST.OR 18 MILES NE OF VINELAND.MOVING NE AT 25 MPH.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR.
ATSION BY 300 PM EDT.
SHAMONG & 7 MILES SE OF MEDFORD LAKES BY 305 PM EDT.
6 MILES NW OF WHARTON STATE FOREST BY 310 PM EDT.
TABERNACLE.6 MILES SO. OF LEISURETOWNE.8 MILES WEST OF CHATSWORTH & 8 MILES SW OF PRESIDENTIAL LAKES BY 315 PM EDT.

THIS STORM HAS HAD A HISTORY OF DOWNING SOME TREES. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES THIS STORM HAS CYCLED SEVERAL TIMES & IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS ESPECIALLY IN COMBINATION WITH THE RATHER WET GROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.

DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED SOME WEAK ROTATION WITHIN THIS STORM.
WHILE NOT IMMEDIATELY LIKELY.A TORNADO MAY STILL DEVELOP. IF A TORNADO IS SPOTTED.ACT QUICKLY & MOVE TO A PLACE OF SAFETY IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL INTERIOR ROOM.

THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH.PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR DAMAGING WINDS & DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
PEOPLE OUTSIDE SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER.PREFERABLY INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING BUT AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

PLEASE REPORT HAIL OR STRONG WINDS TO THE NATL WEATHER SVC BY CALLING TOLL FREE.1-877-633-6772.WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

Address/Location
Mount Laurel Township Office of Emergency Management
100 Mt Laurel Rd
Mt Laurel, NJ 08054

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 856-778-1274

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