- Friday August 26th, 2011 :: 09:16 a.m. EDT
Hurricanne watch is in effect for borough of Mt. Ephraim area thru Saturday until Sunday night.
National Weather Service has issued a Hurricane Watch for the Borough of Mt. Ephraim until Sunday night.
The Mount Ephraim Police would liket to update all on hurricane Irene. The storm is currently at category 3 located in the Bahamas. It is forcasted to inpact our area on Saturday night into Sunday nights. The forcast track the eye making landfall in Cape May County at 0900 hours Sunday as a Category 1 (90 mph winds and heavy rain) due to all the rain and wind, low lying areas will flood so be ready. Also be preparied to loose power due to down trees and wires. The MEPD will be ready for the strom along with the Emergency Managment. If any more information or action is needed we will post same. Be ready and be prepared and all will be ok.
A weather watch indicates the potential for severe or damaging weather conditions.
If any actions is need pd will advise of same.
Mt. Ephraim Police Department
121 S Black Horse Pike
Mt Ephraim, NJ 08059