Event: Tornado Warning
Sender Name: NWS Mount Holly NJ
WEA Text: NWS: TORNADO WARNING in this area til 10:15 AM EST. Take shelter now. Check media.
Description: The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Northern New Castle County in northern Delaware…
Northeastern Cecil County in northeastern Maryland…
Northwestern Salem County in southern New Jersey…
Northwestern Gloucester County in southern New Jersey…
Southeastern Chester County in southeastern Pennsylvania…
Southwestern Delaware County in southeastern Pennsylvania…
* Until 1015 AM EST.
* At 939 AM EST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Barksdale, or over Newark, moving northeast at 50
SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* Locations impacted include…
Wilmington, Newark, Elkton, Chester, Pennsville, Westtown, Carneys
Point, Elsmere, New Castle, Penns Grove, Swedesboro, Newport,
Arden, Stanton, Cheyney, Glasgow, Talleyville, Elam, Chelsea and
This includes the following highways…
Interstate 295 in New Jersey between mile markers 0 and 14.
Interstate 95 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 0 and 4.
Interstate 95 in Maryland between mile markers 105 and 109.
New Jersey Turnpike near exit 2.
Interstate 95 in Delaware between mile markers 0 and 23.
Instruction: TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors or in
a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect
yourself from flying debris.
Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Salem, NJ; Chester, PA; Gloucester, NJ; Cecil, MD; Delaware, PA; New Castle, DE
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4045485-3433691
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Tornado warnngs