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Antionette Lee
August 18, 2019 - 10:34 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you notice some excessive heat and soaring temperatures on Sunday, get used to it for the next couple of days because another heat wave is here. Scorching heat, thick humidity and wet afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Meteorologist Jonathan O'Brien with National...
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Mark Abrams
August 13, 2019 - 7:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We have some more storms on the way today. A flash flood watch for most of the Philadelphia area goes into effect from 2 p.m. Tuesday to midnight. And if it seems like we've had a lot of storms lately, you're right. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, N.J.,...
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John McDevitt
August 09, 2019 - 5:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you think we've had more severe thunderstorm warnings and tornadoes this year than last year, you would be right. Just ask Dover Cub Scout Michael Ratliff, who learned a thing or two about tornadoes at the Franklin Institute's "Changing Earth" exhibit, which...
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July 24, 2019 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While Monday's storms mostly left the people of South Jersey nothing but headaches, with power outages, toppled trees and flooding, Mother Nature did provide a pretty unusual sight Tuesday night. The National Weather Service says, while they may have looked like...
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Hadas Kuznits
July 20, 2019 - 10:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia may be approaching some record weather temperatures this weekend. Meteorologist Jonathan O'Brien with the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly confirms it's not your imagination, it is unusually hot this weekend. "We're gonna be close to some records...
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Gulf Coast keeps guard up as Barry continues drenching
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July 13, 2019 - 11:45 am
By Rebecca Santana and Jonathan Drew NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Barry dumped rain as it slowly swept inland through Gulf Coast states Sunday, sparing New Orleans from a direct hit but stoking fears elsewhere of flooding, tornadoes, and prolonged power outages. Though the system's winds were...
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Tornado damage in Mount Holly, N.J.
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Mike Dougherty
July 12, 2019 - 3:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A tornado touched down in Mount Laurel on Thursday, say experts at the National Weather Service, who were out to survey the damage. It was the second in less than a week. With wind speeds of about 90 miles per hour, the tornado didn't really threaten to cause...
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July 06, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for the Philadelphia region. Tornado Warning including Philadelphia PA, Camden NJ, Chester PA until 4:45 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/EvYe4JxqOi — NWS Mount Holly (@NWS_MountHolly) July 6, 2019 The Philadelphia...
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Footage of possible tornado captures winds flipping over a car in Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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July 06, 2019 - 3:47 pm
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Officials have confirmed a tornado did indeed touch down before flipping a car and damaging a New Jersey warehouse Saturday. The National Weather Service says a brief "landspout tornado occurred in Mount Laurel Township in Burlington County, New Jersey."...
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A tornado touched down in Mulica Hill, N.J.
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Andrew Kramer
June 14, 2019 - 6:57 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service confirms not one but two tornados touched down in New Jersey yesterday. KYW Newsradio covered the now categorized as an EF-0 tornado that touched down in Mullica Hill, New Jersey. RELATED: No reports of major damage or injuries after South...
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