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Lakewood Police Department NJ
Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 :: 10:46 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 11:30PM

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northwestern Ocean County in southern New Jersey... Mercer County in central New Jersey... Northeastern Burlington County in southern New Jersey... South central Middlesex County in northern New Jersey... Southwestern Monmouth County in central New Jersey... Southeastern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 1130 PM EDT.

* At 1042 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Woodside, or near Trenton, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor damage to vehicles is possible. Wind damage to roofs, siding, trees, and power lines is possible.

* Locations impacted include... Toms River, Trenton, Lakewood, Jackson, Howell, Manalapan, Ewing, Florence, Burlington, Bristol, Hightstown, Bordentown, Lakehurst, Pennington, New Hope, Yardley, Newtown, Tullytown, Allentown and Langhorne.

* AFFECTED AREAS: MIDDLESEX, NJ ... MONMOUTH, NJ ... BURLINGTON, NJ ... OCEAN, NJ ... BUCKS, PA ... MERCER, NJ

Instructions:

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
Lakewood Police Department NJ
231 3rd St
Lakewood Township, NJ 08701

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-363-0200

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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