Mid-America Catastrophe Services
Special Weather Statement in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Lancaster County Pennsylvania Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed
Active Timeframe
8/5/2022 9:03:00 PM until 8/5/2022 9:30:00 PM   EXPIRED
Instructions
If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. Very heavy 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 NORTHEASTERN LANCASTER COUNTY THROUGH 930 PM EDT... At 903 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over New Holland, moving north at 10 mph. HAZARD...Winds up to 40 mph and pea size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation possible. Locations impacted include... New Holland, Adamstown, Terre Hill, Churchtown, Bowmansville, Intercourse, Fivepointville, Blue Ball, Goodville and White Horse. MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH