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Blairstown Police Department
Wednesday July 4th, 2018 :: 02:12 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHWESTERN MORRIS COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY EAST CENTRAL WARREN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT.


* AT 157 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER HACKETTSTOWN,
OR 12 MILES SOUTH OF NEWTON, AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, TREES, AND POWER LINES IS
POSSIBLE.


* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE HACKETTSTOWN, WASHINGTON, OXFORD, HOPE, CHESTER, GREAT
MEADOWS-VIENNA, ALLAMUCHY-PANTHER VALLEY, BUDD LAKE, LONG VALLEY,
BEATYESTOWN, BRASS CASTLE AND BEATTYESTOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS, FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. REMEMBER, IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH
TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Address/Location
Blairstown Police Department
106 New Jersey 94
Blairstown, NJ 07825

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 908-362-8266

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