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Special Weather Statement in Berks County, Pennsylvania
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Berks County Pennsylvania Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed
Active Timeframe
8/5/2022 9:06:00 PM until 8/5/2022 9:45:00 PM   EXPIRED
Instructions
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Alert Summary
A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of southwestern Berks County through 945 PM EDT... At 905 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Kleinfeltersville, or 7 miles north of Ephrata, moving northeast at 15 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 40 mph. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include... Wyomissing, Sinking Spring, Womelsdorf, Wernersville, Robesonia, Wyomissing Hills, West Lawn, Whitfield and West Wyomissing. MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH