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Blairstown Police Department
Friday August 17th, 2018 :: 06:10 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR WEST CENTRAL WARREN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY SOUTH CENTRAL MONROE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA NORTHAMPTON COUNTY IN EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT.


* AT 558 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER BATH, OR 9
MILES NORTHWEST OF EASTON, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

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 BETHLEHEM, NORTHAMPTON, EAST STROUDSBURG, NAZARETH, BANGOR, PEN
ARGYL, WIND GAP, BATH, BELVIDERE, OXFORD, BELFAST, TATAMY, EAST
BANGOR, STEUBEN, STORMVILLE, ROSSLAND, SAYLORSBURG, ROXBURG,
BEERSVILLE AND STROUDSBURG.

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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