957  
WUUS51 KPHI 252356  
SVRPHI  
DEC001-003-MDC015-029-NJC011-033-260045-  
/O.NEW.KPHI.SV.W.0034.170525T2356Z-170526T0045Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
756 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN NORTHERN DELAWARE...  
NORTHERN KENT COUNTY IN CENTRAL DELAWARE...  
NORTHEASTERN KENT COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...  
SOUTHEASTERN CECIL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...  
NORTHWESTERN CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...  
SALEM COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY...  
 
* UNTIL 845 PM EDT  
 
* AT 756 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM SASSAFRAS TO SMYRNA TO NEAR DOVER SPEEDWAY, MOVING  
NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
WILMINGTON, VINELAND, DOVER, NEWARK, MILLVILLE, BRIDGETON,  
MIDDLETOWN, PENNSVILLE, SMYRNA, CARNEYS POINT, ELSMERE, NEW CASTLE,  
SALEM, WOODSTOWN, ALLOWAY, CLAYTON, QUINTON, DELAWARE CITY,  
CHESWOLD AND NEWPORT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
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.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3947 7582 3976 7569 3962 7526 3947 7500  
3925 7529 3937 7545 3939 7549 3927 7537  
3919 7537 3915 7542 3923 7565 3934 7586  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 217DEG 23KT 3937 7580 3928 7560 3920 7545  
 
HAIL...0.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
JRK  
 
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