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Radar valid at 730 pm EDT, Sep 1st 2021

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
515 PM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Berks County in eastern Pennsylvania...
Southwestern Lehigh County in eastern Pennsylvania...

* Until 730 PM EDT.

* At 515 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain in the Reading area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain
have fallen, and an additional 1 to 2 inches of rainfall are
expected over the next few hours. Flash flooding is already
occurring.

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 may experience flash flooding include...
Reading, Wyomissing, Birdsboro, Kutztown, Hamburg, Fleetwood,
Sinking Spring, Laureldale, Womelsdorf, Wernersville, Topton, and
Robesonia.

This includes the following highways...
Pennsylvania Turnpike between mile markers 296 and 298.
Interstate 78 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 10 and 45.
Interstate 176 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 1 and 11.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around...don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most
flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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LAT...LON 4068 7589 4051 7562 4024 7573 4015 7590
4031 7615 4036 7621 4037 7623 4050 7644
4054 7617 4058 7604 4057 7602 4064 7599

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED

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