Weather Alerts for Pennsville, NJ

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected:
Atlantic - Atlantic Coastal Cape May - Camden - Cape May - Coastal Atlantic - Cumberland - Gloucester - Hunterdon - Northwestern Burlington - Salem - Southeastern Burlington - Warren
Effective: Fri, 4/19 3:16pm Updated: Fri, 4/19 8:39pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 4/20 10:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Delaware, northeast Maryland, New Jersey, and
Pennsylvania, including the following areas, in Delaware,
Delaware Beaches, Inland Sussex, Kent, and New Castle. In
northeast Maryland, Caroline, Cecil, Kent MD, Queen Annes, and
Talbot. In New Jersey, Atlantic, Atlantic Coastal Cape May,
Camden, Cape May, Coastal Atlantic, Cumberland, Gloucester,
Hunterdon, Northwestern Burlington, Salem, Southeastern
Burlington, and Warren. In Pennsylvania, Berks, Carbon,
Delaware, Eastern Chester, Eastern Montgomery, Lehigh, Lower
Bucks, Monroe, Northampton, Philadelphia, Upper Bucks, Western
Chester, and Western Montgomery.
* Through Saturday morning
* Showers and some thunderstorms, locally heavy, will move across
eastern Pennsylvania and far western New Jersey early this
evening. A second cluster of showers and some thunderstorms
moves across the region late tonight into early Saturday
morning. Areas of 1 to 2 inches of rain can be expected with
local amounts up to 3 inches possible.

A Flash Flood Watch means that there is the potential for flash
flooding which can be life-threatening. Heavy rain is expected to
occur over a short period of time. Rapidly rising flood waters
may quickly inundate roadways and areas of poor drainage. Streams
and creeks could leave their banks, flooding nearby properties.
Please monitor the forecast, especially if you live in a location
that is prone to flooding. Be prepared to take action if a flash
flood warning is issued for your area.