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Medford Township Police
Friday December 21st, 2018 :: 04:41 a.m. EST

Alert

Flood Warning until 08:30AM

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flood Warning for... Atlantic County in southern New Jersey... Ocean County in southern New Jersey... Camden County in southern New Jersey... Southern Mercer County in central New Jersey... Burlington County in southern New Jersey... Southern Middlesex County in northern New Jersey... Monmouth County in central New Jersey... East central Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Southeastern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Central Philadelphia County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 830 AM EST.

* At 436 AM EST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated that moderate heavy rain was falling over the area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen in the last few hours, in addition to the heavy rain from yesterday. More rainfall will occur through this morning. This heavy rain is causing local creeks and streams to rise, and several may rise above their flood stage with the additional rainfall. Be alert for areas of roadway flooding as well.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include... Philadelphia, Toms River, Trenton, Camden, Atlantic City, Long Branch, Asbury Park, Ocean City, Gloucester City, Sandy Hook, Lakewood, Cherry Hill, Middletown, Old Bridge, Bensalem, Jackson, Howell, East Brunswick, Evesham and Sayreville.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CAMDEN, NJ ... MIDDLESEX, NJ ... PHILADELPHIA, PA ... ATLANTIC, NJ ... MONTGOMERY, PA ... MONMOUTH, NJ ... OCEAN, NJ ... BURLINGTON, NJ ... BUCKS, PA ... MERCER, NJ

Instructions:

Turn around...don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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Address/Location
Medford Township Police
91 Union St
Medford, NJ 08055

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-654-7511

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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