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Borough of Nazareth
Friday November 2nd, 2018 :: 11:09 p.m. EDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 02:45AM Saturday

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Northwestern Hunterdon County in northwestern New Jersey... Southwestern Warren County in northwestern New Jersey... Southeastern Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania... Northwestern Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Southeastern Lehigh County in eastern Pennsylvania... Northwestern Bucks County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania... Northampton County in eastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 245 AM EDT.

* At 1050 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen within the last hour in addition to heavy rainfall from earlier. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly in the areas of heaviest rain.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include... Allentown, Easton, Bethlehem, Pottstown, Phoenixville, Forks, Coatesville, Emmaus, Northampton, Quakertown, Perkasie, Wilson, Downingtown, Souderton, Washington, Hellertown, Nazareth, Bangor, Birdsboro and Collegeville.

* AFFECTED AREAS: WARREN, NJ ... MONTGOMERY, PA ... CHESTER, PA ... BERKS, PA ... LEHIGH, PA ... NORTHAMPTON, PA ... BUCKS, PA ... HUNTERDON, NJ

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.

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Address/Location
Borough of Nazareth
134 S Main St
Nazareth, PA 18064

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 610-759-0202

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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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