Headline: Flash Flood Warning issued July 28 at 6:35PM EDT expiring July 28 at 10:45PM EDT by NWS Mount Holly NJ

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Mount Holly NJ
Issued: 2013-07-28T18:35:32-04:00
Expires: 2013-07-28T22:45:00-04:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 10:45 PM EDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN CAMDEN COUNTY…
PHILADELPHIA COUNTY…
SOUTHEASTERN DELAWARE COUNTY…
NORTHWESTERN GLOUCESTER COUNTY…
NORTHEASTERN NEW CASTLE COUNTY…
NORTHWESTERN SALEM COUNTY…

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT…

* AT 626 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES
THAT THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNING AREA…BUT
EXTENSIVE FLOODING WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING. IT WILL TAKE
SEVERAL HOURS FOR THE WATER TO RECEDE. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT MORE
SHOWERS WELL TO THE WEST MAY BRING ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TO THE AREA
AFTER 730 PM. SMALL STREAMS ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY MAY RISE
OUT OF THEIR BANKS THIS EVENING. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE FLOODING
SITUATION ACROSS YOUR AREA AND MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IF FLOODING
IS OBSERVED.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
WILMINGTON…PHILADELPHIA…CAMDEN AND GLOUCESTER CITY.
Instruction: A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. NEVER ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR IN AN
AUTOMOBILE. TURN AROUND DON’T DROWN!

DRIVING INTO FLOOD WATERS COULD COST YOU YOUR LIFE…OR AT THE VERY
LEAST…THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS OF VEHICLE DAMAGE. NEARLY HALF OF ALL
FLASH FLOOD FATALITIES ARE AUTO RELATED. TURN AROUND…DON’T DROWN.

Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Area Description: New Castle; Salem; Camden; Philadelphia; Delaware; Gloucester