117  
WFUS51 KPHI 230140  
TORPHI  
PAC011-029-091-230200-  
/O.NEW.KPHI.TO.W.0013.170823T0140Z-170823T0200Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
940 PM EDT TUE AUG 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN BERKS COUNTY IN EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
WEST CENTRAL MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
NORTH CENTRAL CHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT  
 
* AT 939 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR NEW MORGAN, OR 7 MILES SOUTH OF READING, MOVING  
EAST AT 55 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
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.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
BIRDSBORO AROUND 950 PM EDT.  
POTTSTOWN AND CEDARVILLE AROUND 955 PM EDT.  
GILBERTSVILLE AROUND 1000 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE AMITY  
GARDENS, STOWE, SANATOGA, POTTSGROVE, KENILWORTH, SOUTH POTTSTOWN AND  
HALFWAY HOUSE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4025 7597 4033 7558 4020 7555 4018 7595  
4021 7598  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0139Z 261DEG 49KT 4022 7594  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...<.75IN  
 

 
 
MWG  
 
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