Monday, August 3, 2015

Nasty thunderstorms

Potent storms pounding parts of Montgomery, Bucks, Burlington and Ocean Counties.

Nasty thunderstorms


An impressive-looking thunderstorm is ripping through central and northern Montgomery County and is expected to affect most of Bucks County as it heads toward the Delaware River.

A second strong storm is hitting portions of Burlington and Ocean Counties. Here is the radar image from

Severe-thunderstorm warnings are in effect until 4 p.m. in both areas, which are expecting winds up to 60 m.p.h.

It's that time of day, particularly on a day like this when the air is full of water vapor and the sun has been inciting it to riot.

Showers and thunderstorms are in the forecast for the rest of the workweek.


Inquirer Weather Columnist
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