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Linwood NJ Public Safety
Friday August 18th, 2017 :: 07:58 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:45PM

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Atlantic County in southern New Jersey... Eastern Cumberland County in southern New Jersey... Southeastern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey... Cape May County in southern New Jersey...

* Until 845 PM EDT

* At 749 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Buena to near Bivalve, moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to trees and power lines.

* Locations impacted include... Vineland, Atlantic City, Millville, Ocean City, Cumberland, Pleasantville, Somers Point, Ventnor City, Brigantine, Northfield, Absecon, Margate City, Buena, Egg Harbor City, North Wildwood, Laurel Lake, Weymouth, Woodbine, Sea Isle City and Estell Manor. TORNADO...POSSIBLE HAIL...0.88IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATLANTIC ... CAPE MAY ... CUMBERLAND ... GLOUCESTER

Instructions:

Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado go at once into the basement or small central room in a sturdy structure. 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.

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Address/Location
Linwood NJ Public Safety
400 W Poplar Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-927-4108

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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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