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Radar valid at 700 pm EDT, Aug 17th 2021

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DEC001-003-172300-
/O.NEW.KPHI.FF.W.0038.210817T1849Z-210817T2300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
249 PM EDT Tue Aug 17 2021

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Northern Kent County in central Delaware...
Southwestern New Castle County in northern Delaware...

* Until 700 PM EDT.

* At 249 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 3 inches of rain
have already fallen in aprts of the area. Additional rainfall
amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash
flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
highways, streets, and underpasses as well as other
drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Dover, Smyrna, Clayton, Cheswold, Green Spring, Woodland Beach,
Delaney Corner, Townsend, Kenton, Leipsic, and Chambersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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LAT...LON 3940 7577 3940 7550 3935 7547 3931 7542
3926 7540 3924 7539 3919 7538 3920 7575

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED

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