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Maryland, Queen Anne's

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 11:59 PM EDT on May 29, 2016

Expires 4:30 AM EDT on May 30, 2016


... The Flood Advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas
remains in effect until 430 am EDT for New Castle... northwestern
Kent... Kent... Cecil... Queen Anne's... Camden... Gloucester... Salem...
northwestern Burlington... northwestern Cumberland... Delaware...
southeastern Montgomery... Philadelphia and southeastern Chester
counties...

At 1152 PM EDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
clusters of torrential rain departing marylands Eastern Shore for
central and northern Delaware and to probably pass through
southwest New Jersey and the Philadelphia area by 130 am.

Isolated rainfall rates of 4 inches per hour were occurring embedded
in the general rain area, at times accompanied by thunder.

While the rain may let up or quit for a time in eastern Maryland,
radar at 1150 PM showed more heavy showers moving northeast from
Virginia.

The periodic heavy showers will cause minor flooding. Overflowing
poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory
area. There were many reports of one to 1.3 inches so far in the
advisory area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Philadelphia... Camden... Wilmington... Newark... Middletown... West Chester...
Elkton... Gloucester City... Centerville... Calvert... Evesham... Mount Laurel...
Norristown... Willingboro... Deptford... Voorhees... Medford... West Deptford...
Glassboro and Lindenwold.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3932 7618 3943 7600 3952 7598 3955 7608
      3966 7616 4030 7528 4009 7495 4005 7497
      4007 7492 3991 7468 3885 7620 3894 7621
      3897 7625 3889 7629 3893 7631 3891 7632
      3891 7633


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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:26 AM EDT on May 30, 2016


The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 12
hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation
is extended to Highway departments... cooperative observers... Skywarn
spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available
on our home Page at weather.Gov/phi

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Delaware

... Kent County...
   Kitts Hummock 1.82 1219 am 5/30 deos
   Woodside 1.57 1218 am 5/30 deos
   Kenton 1.32 1217 am 5/30 deos
   Smyrna 1.10 1222 am 5/30 deos

... New Castle County...
   Townsend 1.71 1217 am 5/30 deos
   Glasgow 1.33 1216 am 5/30 deos
   Newark 1.10 1215 am 5/30 deos

... Sussex County...
   Greenwood 1.36 1219 am 5/30 deos

Maryland

... Cecil County...
   North East 1.13 1220 am 5/30 deos

New Jersey

... Burlington County...
   Mount Holly WFO 1.36 1209 am 5/30 NWS office

... Gloucester County...
   Sewell 1.47 1052 PM 5/29 social media

... Salem County...
   Woodstown 1.16 1214 am 5/30 mesonet

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*****metadata*****
:5/30/2016, 1219 am, de, Kent, Kitts Hummock, , , 39.10261, -75.40214, rain, 1.82, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1218 am, de, Kent, Woodside, , , 39.07030, -75.56850, rain, 1.57, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1217 am, de, Kent, Kenton, , , 39.22720, -75.66580, rain, 1.32, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1222 am, de, Kent, Smyrna, , , 39.29540, -75.60770, rain, 1.10, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1217 am, de, New Castle, Townsend, , , 39.39410, -75.69300, rain, 1.71, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1216 am, de, New Castle, Glasgow, , , 39.60470, -75.74550, rain, 1.33, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1215 am, de, New Castle, Newark, , , 39.67660, -75.75770, rain, 1.10, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1219 am, de, Sussex, Greenwood, , , 38.80740, -75.59210, rain, 1.36, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1220 am, MD, Cecil, North East, , , 39.60020, -75.94250, rain, 1.13, inch, deos,
:5/30/2016, 1209 am, NJ, Burlington, Mount Holly WFO, , , 40.01300, -74.81840, rain, 1.36, inch, NWS office,
:5/29/2016, 1052 PM, NJ, Gloucester, Sewell, , , 39.76650, -75.14434, rain, 1.47, inch, social media,
:5/30/2016, 1214 am, NJ, Salem, Woodstown, , , 39.65090, -75.32510, rain, 1.16, inch, mesonet,


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Alaska - Fire Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Record Report
Delaware - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Record Report
Michigan - Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
North Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Oklahoma - Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
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Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Washington - Record Report
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