Thunderstorms

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June 29, 2019 - 7:03 pm
UPDATED: 10:00 PM PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A series of storms have swept through our region this weekend and now thousands have been left without power. Saturday afternoon kicked off the list of alert issued that would begin with "Watches" and end with "Warnings" from Pennsylvania to New...
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Courtesy of the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center
Molly Daly
May 19, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The weather that's left the plains states reeling is headed our way. Although the storms the system's spawning have been wild, Jason Franklin, meteorologist in charge at the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly, says they're not unusual for the plains states at this...
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On Route 202 south, approaching 252, only the left lane gets by for flooding, and a crash approaching this is blocking the two left lanes.
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Mark Abrams
April 15, 2019 - 6:22 am
UPDATED: 11:19 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Severe storms ripped through the Philadelphia area early Monday morning, replete with a brief tornado warning, leaving flood conditions and power outages in its wake. Hard to see but crews are trying to fix downed wires here along 309 in front of...
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(Ted Schurter/The State Journal-Register via AP)
December 02, 2018 - 8:33 pm
TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Residents in central Illinois on Sunday assessed damage after rare December tornadoes that ripped roofs off homes, downed power lines and injured at least 20 people the day before. The severe weather in Illinois was part of a line of thunderstorms that raked areas of the...
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Two cars drowned in deep floodwaters on Rt 130 near Maple Ave in Pennsauken
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
August 13, 2018 - 9:07 am
UPDATED: 1:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, has issued a flood warning until 6:30 p.m. for urban areas and small streams in in the following areas: New Castle County in northern Delaware Camden and Burlington counties New Jersey Berks,...
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Ian Bush
May 16, 2018 - 2:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tuesday's thunderstorms helped trigger a tsunami at the Jersey Shore. It wasn't the kind that causes destruction, but it still led officials to issue a caution. It's called a meteotsunami -- different from a wave generated by an earthquake or landslide; this is...
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