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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
947 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018  
   
.TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON
 
   
.DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.
 
 
..REMARKS..  
 
1005 PM FREEZING RAIN 3 N WANTAGE 41.32N 74.64W  
04/15/2018 E0.00 INCH SUSSEX NJ TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
LIGHT COATING ON ELEVATED SURFACES OBSERVED.  
 
0200 AM FREEZING RAIN POCONO MOUNTAINS AIRPOR 41.14N 75.38W  
04/16/2018 M0.19 INCH MONROE PA ASOS  
 
RADIAL AMOUNT  
 
0530 AM NON-TSTM WND DMG TOBYHANNA 41.18N 75.42W  
04/16/2018 MONROE PA TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
TREE DAMAGE REPORTED DUE TO ICE ACCRETION ON BRANCHES.  
MULTIPLE POWER OUTAGES REPORTED IN THE AREA.  
 
0549 AM NON-TSTM WND GST ATLANTIC CITY INTERNATI 39.46N 74.58W  
04/16/2018 M49 MPH ATLANTIC NJ ASOS  
 
0613 AM TSTM WND GST SUSSEX COUNTY AIRPORT 38.69N 75.36W  
04/16/2018 M49 MPH SUSSEX DE ASOS  
 
0626 AM FLOOD 1 SSW EAST FALLS 40.01N 75.19W  
04/16/2018 PHILADELPHIA PA BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE CLOSED BETWEEN THE FALLS  
BRIDGE AND MONTGOMERY DRIVE FROM FLOOD WATERS.  
 
0700 AM MARINE TSTM WIND BRANDYWINE SHOAL NOS 38.99N 75.11W  
04/16/2018 M43 MPH ANZ431 NJ NOS PLATFORM  
 
0709 AM MARINE TSTM WIND 2 N SEA ISLE CITY 39.17N 74.70W  
04/16/2018 M48 MPH ANZ453 NJ WEATHERFLOW  
 
0712 AM MARINE TSTM WIND 1 E NORTH WILDWOOD 39.00N 74.78W  
04/16/2018 M43 MPH ANZ453 NJ WEATHERFLOW  
 
0723 AM FLOOD VALLEY FORGE TRAILER PA 40.10N 75.42W  
04/16/2018 MONTGOMERY PA DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON GULPH ROAD BETWEEN VALLEY FORGE PARK ROAD  
AND THE CHESTER COUNTY LINE. LANE RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.  
 
0728 AM FLOOD BROOKLAWN 39.88N 75.12W  
04/16/2018 CAMDEN NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON STATE HIGHWAY 47 AT U.S. HIGHWAY 130. LANE  
RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.  
 
0730 AM FLASH FLOOD PHILADELPHIA 39.96N 75.14W  
04/16/2018 PHILADELPHIA PA EMERGENCY MNGR  
 
RESCUES AND STUCK VEHICLES REPORTED IN THE AREA OF  
COBBS CREEK. COBBS CREEK EXCEEDED ITS FLOOD STAGE OF 7  
FEET AT 730 AM AND CRESTED AT 7.09 FEET BEFORE QUICKLY  
FALLING BACK BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 8 AM.  
 
0736 AM FLOOD BELLMAWR 39.87N 75.09W  
04/16/2018 CAMDEN NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
SEVERAL ROAD CLOSURES OR LANE RESTRICTIONS FROM  
FLOODING IN BELLMAWR...INCLUDING ON INTERSTATE 295 NEAR  
THE INTERSTATE 76/276 JUNCTION, ON THE STATE HIGHWAY 42  
ON RAMP TO INTERSTATE 295, AND THE INTERSTATE 76 ON RAMP  
TO INTERSTATE 295.  
 
0739 AM FLOOD EAST LAKE 39.65N 75.32W  
04/16/2018 SALEM NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON U.S HIGHWAY 40 AT THE CHESTNUT RUN  
CROSSING. LANE CLOSURES IN PLACE.  
 
0742 AM FLOOD 1 N GRAND SPRUTE 39.78N 75.34W  
04/16/2018 GLOUCESTER NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON INTERSTATE 295 NEAR EXIT 11...FORCING LANE  
CLOSURES.  
 
0748 AM FLOOD WHITE VILLAGE 39.82N 75.45W  
04/16/2018 DELAWARE PA DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON INTERSTATE 95 ON THE EXIT 6 RAMP NEAR  
NAAMANS ROAD, FORCING ITS CLOSURE.  
 
0753 AM FREEZING RAIN POCONO MOUNTAINS AIRPOR 41.14N 75.38W  
04/16/2018 M0.29 INCH MONROE PA ASOS  
 
RADIAL CONVERSION (0.90 PLANAR ACCRETION)  
 
0755 AM FLOOD 1 WSW CHIMNEY ROCK 40.58N 74.57W  
04/16/2018 SOMERSET NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON THE U.S. HIGHWAY 22 EASTBOUND RAMP TO  
INTERSTATE 287. LANE RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.  
 
0800 AM FLOOD CLAYMONT 39.80N 75.46W  
04/16/2018 NEW CASTLE DE BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
WATER COVERING THE ROAD AT PHILADELPHIA PIKE AND  
SEMINOLE AVENUE NEAR THE WATERFALL BANQUET HALL.  
 
0800 AM FLOOD 1 WNW TREEMONT TERRACE 40.11N 75.34W  
04/16/2018 MONTGOMERY PA BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
WATER OVER THE ROAD AT EAST LAFAYETTE STREET AND WALNUT  
STREET IN NORRISTOWN.  
 
0813 AM FLOOD WEST CONSHOHOCKEN 40.06N 75.32W  
04/16/2018 MONTGOMERY PA DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
SEVERAL REPORTS OF FLOODING NEAR THE I-76 AND I-476  
INTERCHANGE AND SURROUNDING LOCATIONS.  
 
0814 AM LIGHTNING ORTLEY BEACH 39.95N 74.07W  
04/16/2018 OCEAN NJ TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
LIGHTNING STRUCK A HOUSE THAT CAUGHT ON FIRE CAUSING  
SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE.  
 
0815 AM FLASH FLOOD OLD MILL POINTE 39.88N 75.43W  
04/16/2018 DELAWARE PA BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
WATER RESCUE REQUIRED AT THE MOUNT ALVERNO ROAD  
CROSSING OF CHESTER CREEK OWING TO FLASH FLOODING.  
 
0815 AM FLOOD RIVERSIDE ADDITION 39.79N 75.46W  
04/16/2018 NEW CASTLE DE BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
SEVERAL ACCIDENTS AND LANE CLOSURES ON INTERSTATE 495  
IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY OWING TO FLOOD WATERS, INCLUDING  
NEAR EXIT 5 AND NEAR YALE AVENUE.  
 
0816 AM FLOOD LAWRENCE BROOK MANOR 40.47N 74.41W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON THE NEW JERSEY TURNPIKE OUTER ROADWAY AT  
INTERCHANGE 9 IN EAST BRUNSWICK.  
 
0818 AM MARINE TSTM WIND 1 E CAMP OSBORNE 40.01N 74.04W  
04/16/2018 M39 MPH ANZ451 NJ WEATHERFLOW  
 
0822 AM FLOOD 1 NNW GOLDEN TRIANGLE 39.94N 75.04W  
04/16/2018 CAMDEN NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
SEVERAL VEHICLES STUCK IN POOR-DRAINAGE FLOOD WATERS  
NEAR INTERSECTION OF LONGWOOD AVENUE AND STATE HIGHWAY  
38. THE HIGHWAY HAS BEEN CLOSED FOR SEVERAL HOURS.  
 
0830 AM FLASH FLOOD HAMILTON PARK 39.71N 75.54W  
04/16/2018 NEW CASTLE DE BROADCAST MEDIA  
 
WATER RESCUE AFTER A CAR WAS STALLED IN 3.5 FEET OF  
FLOOD WATERS ON PYLES LANE IN NEW CASTLE. ANOTHER RESCUE  
OCCURRED ON AIRPORT ROAD.  
 
0833 AM FLOOD 1 NNE NORTH PLAINFIELD 40.63N 74.43W  
04/16/2018 SOMERSET NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON U.S. HIGHWAY 22 WEST OF NORTH DRIVE IN  
NORTH PLAINFIELD. SEVERAL LANES CLOSED.  
 
0844 AM FLOOD COLONIA 40.59N 74.32W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON GARDEN STATE PARKWAY NEAR THE COLONIA  
SERVICE AREA IN WOODBRIDGE TWP. LANE CLOSURES IN PLACE.  
 
0847 AM MARINE TSTM WIND LITTLE SHEEPSHEAD CREEK 39.52N 74.32W  
04/16/2018 M41 MPH OCEAN NJ WEATHERFLOW  
 
0903 AM FLOOD 1 S MORRISTOWN 40.77N 74.48W  
04/16/2018 MORRIS NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON INTERSTATE 287 AT EXIT 34 IN MORRIS TWP.  
LANE RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.  
 
0905 AM FLOOD 1 ESE RIVERVIEW MANOR 40.51N 74.45W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON STATE HIGHWAY 18 AND GEORGE STREET.  
 
0905 AM COASTAL FLOOD 1 SE WEST ATLANTIC CITY 39.37N 74.48W  
04/16/2018 ATLANTIC NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
U.S. HIGHWAY 40 AND ATLANTIC CITY EXPRESSWAY CLOSURES  
IN PLACE FROM COASTAL FLOODING.  
 
0906 AM FLOOD 1 WSW MOUNT FERN 40.86N 74.59W  
04/16/2018 MORRIS NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
STATE HIGHWAY 10 CLOSED NEAR DOVER CHESTER ROAD FROM  
FLOOD WATERS.  
 
0920 AM FLOOD PHILADELPHIA 39.96N 75.14W  
04/16/2018 PHILADELPHIA PA EMERGENCY MNGR  
 
FLOODING REPORTED ON INTERSTATE 95 AT THE ON RAMP NEAR  
FRONT AND MARKET STREETS.  
 
0920 AM FLOOD PHILADELPHIA 39.96N 75.14W  
04/16/2018 PHILADELPHIA PA EMERGENCY MNGR  
 
FLOODING REPORTED ON INTERSTATE 76 EASTBOUND NEAR THE  
GIRARD AVENUE AND MONTGOMERY DRIVE EXITS.  
 
0920 AM FLOOD COBBS CORNER 40.86N 74.42W  
04/16/2018 MORRIS NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON INTERSTATE 80 AT THE INTERSTATE 287  
INTERCHANGE.  
 
0945 AM FLOOD SOUTH BRUNSWICK 40.40N 74.54W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ LAW ENFORCEMENT  
 
ROUTE 1 SOUTHBOUND CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING ON THE  
ROADWAY.  
 
0951 AM FLOOD PLAINSBORO 40.33N 74.60W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ LAW ENFORCEMENT  
 
MAPLETON ROAD BETWEEN SEMINARY DRIVE/BARCLAY BLVD AND  
LAKEVIEW TERRACE CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING.  
 
1015 AM COASTAL FLOOD ATLANTIC CITY 39.36N 74.45W  
04/16/2018 ATLANTIC NJ NEWSPAPER  
 
WESTBOUND FAIRMONT AVENUE CLOSED AT TEXAS AVENUE DUE TO  
FLOODING.  
 
1056 AM NON-TSTM WND DMG 1 SSE BENNETTS MILLS 40.11N 74.27W  
04/16/2018 OCEAN NJ TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
DOWNED UTILITY POLE ON BREWERS BRIDGE ROAD IN JACKSON.  
 
1110 AM NON-TSTM WND DMG SOUTH MANTOLOKING BEACH 40.03N 74.06W  
04/16/2018 OCEAN NJ TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
TWO DOWNED UTILITY POLES ON SQUAN BEACH DRIVE.  
 
1135 AM COASTAL FLOOD LITTLE CREEK 39.17N 75.44W  
04/16/2018 KENT DE DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
PORT MAHAN ROAD CLOSED DUE TO COASTAL FLOODING.  
 
1149 AM FLOOD BONHAMTOWN 40.53N 74.35W  
04/16/2018 MIDDLESEX NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
FLOODING ON INTERSTATE 287 NEAR EXIT 1 IN EDISON TWP.  
ALL LANES CLOSED.  
 
0105 PM FLOOD MOUNT LAUREL 39.93N 74.93W  
04/16/2018 BURLINGTON NJ TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
PARKERS CREEK FLOODING CLOSED UNION MILL ROAD.  
 
0200 PM FLOOD 1 ENE NORTONVILLE 39.79N 75.40W  
04/16/2018 GLOUCESTER NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
COMBINATION OF FRESHWATER AND TIDAL FLOODING HAS CLOSED  
PORTIONS OF U.S. HIGHWAY 130 IN LOGAN TWP...INCLUDING  
NEAR CENTER SQUARE ROAD.  
 
0218 PM FLOOD ODESSA 39.45N 75.66W  
04/16/2018 NEW CASTLE DE DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
ROUTE 299 SOUTH OF ODESSA CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING.  
 
0415 PM FLOOD BURLINGTON 40.08N 74.85W  
04/16/2018 BURLINGTON NJ EMERGENCY MNGR  
 
THE DELAWARE RIVER CRESTED ITS BANKS ALONG THE  
RIVERFRONT PROMENADE.  
 
0818 PM COASTAL FLOOD SHAWCREST 38.99N 74.83W  
04/16/2018 CAPE MAY NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS  
 
CLOSURE OF RIO GRANDE AVENUE IN WILDWOOD FROM COASTAL  
FLOODING.  
 

 
 
EVENT NUMBER PHI1800600 PHI1800602 PHI1800605 PHI1800603 PHI1800604  
PHI1800625 PHI1800608 PHI1800609 PHI1800610 PHI1800626 PHI1800627  
PHI1800613 PHI1800628 PHI1800629 PHI1800630 PHI1800631 PHI1800606  
PHI1800632 PHI1800641 PHI1800642 PHI1800622 PHI1800651 PHI1800619  
PHI1800643 PHI1800633 PHI1800611 PHI1800621 PHI1800620 PHI1800634  
PHI1800635 PHI1800612 PHI1800636 PHI1800637 PHI1800639 PHI1800638  
PHI1800614 PHI1800615 PHI1800644 PHI1800616 PHI1800618 PHI1800617  
PHI1800649 PHI1800650 PHI1800646 PHI1800645 PHI1800623 PHI1800647  
PHI1800648 PHI1800624 PHI1800640  
 

 
 
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