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Monroe Township Office of Emergency Management
Thursday June 20th, 2019 :: 03:21 p.m. EDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 07:15PM

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Northwestern Atlantic County in southern New Jersey... Northern Cumberland County in southern New Jersey... East central Salem County in southern New Jersey... Northwestern Ocean County in southern New Jersey... Camden County in southern New Jersey... Mercer County in central New Jersey... Eastern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey... Northern Burlington County in southern New Jersey... Southwestern Monmouth County in central New Jersey... Southwestern Middlesex County in northern New Jersey... Southeastern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 715 PM EDT.

* At 318 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms were about to move over areas that received very heavy rainfall last night. Up to one and one-half inches can be expected with these thunderstorms. The rain will fall in a very short time and produce flash flooding across portions of the warned area. Creeks and streams remain high. Some are still flooding from last night's rain. The thunderstorms expected over the next hour or two will add more runoff and exacerbate current flooding.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include... Trenton, Vineland, Cherry Hill, Bensalem, Evesham, Mount Laurel, Manalapan, Ewing, Willingboro, Voorhees, Medford, Glassboro, Lindenwold, Hammonton, Lumberton, Princeton, Florence, Bellmawr, Burlington and Bristol.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CUMBERLAND, NJ ... CAMDEN, NJ ... MIDDLESEX, NJ ... ATLANTIC, NJ ... MONMOUTH, NJ ... SALEM, NJ ... OCEAN, NJ ... BURLINGTON, NJ ... BUCKS, PA ... GLOUCESTER, NJ ... MERCER, NJ

Instructions:

Turn around...don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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Address/Location
Monroe Township Office of Emergency Management
3 Municipal Plaza
Monroe Township, NJ 08831

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-521-0222

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Alert Details

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

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