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Radar valid at 1215 am EDT, Sep 2nd 2021

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PAC011-077-020415-
/O.EXT.KPHI.FA.W.0032.000000T0000Z-210902T0415Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Berks PA-Lehigh PA-
932 PM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has extended the

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

* Until 1215 AM EDT.

* At 932 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in
portions of Berks County. Between 4 and 6 inches of rain have
fallen. Numerous creeks and small streams are in flood including
Spangsville near Manatawny Creek, and many tributaries of the
Schuylkill

* Some locations that may experience 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.

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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LAT...LON 4068 7589 4051 7562 4024 7573 4015 7590
4031 7615 4036 7621 4050 7643 4052 7633
4052 7624 4058 7604 4057 7602 4064 7599

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