The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for parts of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia until … Tornado warnings in parts of Sussex County, Delaware, and in parts of Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties in Pennsylvania expired. About two dozen homes were damaged, some had walls torn off. (And thanks to those who have submitted reports already!). Tornado warnings in the parts of Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties in Pennsylvania and parts of Sussex County, Delaware, have expired. The outages were due to downed power lines and fallen trees. Hello everybody. In Ambler, it took crews more than an hour to rescue an older couple trapped in their bedroom by a fallen tree. The tornado was embedded within a swath of straight line wind damage. Tornado Warning In Delco, Montco, Philly - Philadelphia, PA - A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located in Delaware County … A tornado rated as F0 is the least damaging, while an F5 is the most damaging. Let us know. Tornadoes in Delaware County, Ohio. The total number of outages was down to around 53,000 as of 2:15 p.m., with most in Bucks and Montgomery counties. DELAWARE, Ohio — A small tornado touched down Monday in Delaware County, creating winds of up to 80 mph that knocked down multiple trees and damaged the roof of a home. Tornado watches remain in effect for Philadelphia, the immediate suburbs, all of Delaware and South Jersey until 4 p.m. TORNADO WATCH: In effect until 4 PM. The twisters hit Bucks and Montgomery counties in Pennsylvania, Cape May and Ocean counties in New Jersey and along the Kent and New Castle county line in Delaware. Share your photos of storm damage in your area through the NBC10 app. Before dawn Monday, in the dark of night, a powerful EF2 tornado tore a six-mile path through Sussex County, Del. With power out, schools closed and traffic lights didn't work during the morning commute. Like us on Facebook: PhillyVoice A FIRST ALERT has been issued for the entire region through Friday night, due to the threat of several rounds of scattered storms with the potential to bring pockets of heavy rain which may trigger flooding. We are way behind on gathering reports. The tornado was embedded within a swath of straight line wind damage. The survey team has confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down near Glen Mills PA yesterday evening. One woman found leaves from the storm in her home once she was able to get back inside. New Covid Travel Ban and Hotline to Get a Vaccine: The Lineup. State. Utility crews worked through the morning trying to restore power. The tornado … #PAwx. The survey is still ongoing, so a full report with more details will be released later today. Follow Adam & PhillyVoice on Twitter: @adamwhermann | @thePhillyVoice By early afternoon about 4,500 customers in the town were without power. NY State of State address - Day 3 Watch Now The survey is still ongoing, so a full report with more details will be released later today. The American Red Cross set up a shelter to help displaced residents. Fujita |?| - The Fujita Scale is used to assess the intensity and damage caused by a tornado. Add Adam's RSS feed to your feed reader Year. DELAWARE, Ohio (WCMH) – Roads are closed and residents are without power following a line of strong storms that passed through central Ohio early Labor Day evening. PhillyVoice Staff. The general locations of the tornados are: … Breaking news and the stories that matter to your neighborhood. Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties also had thousands of outages. Delaware has only recorded two tornado fatalities dating back to 1950, both in a narrow F2 that briefly touched down about 12 miles west of Dover on July 21, 1983. Service on nearly all SEPTA Regional Rail trains was delayed, suspended, or overcrowded Friday morning due to fallen trees and downed power lines. All rights reserved. Over the summer, a Pennsylvania man proposed an interesting hypothesis: traffic circles. Be weather aware for the threat of flooding Friday as storms hit the region. Residents are being assisted by American Red Cross while they wonder if it was a tornado that hit. Time and location essential. A funnel cloud spotted passing in the area of the Delaware Municipal Airport triggered tornado sirens late Thursday afternoon. Lansdale/Doylestown: Service has resumed to Doylestown with residual delays of up to 30 minutes in both directions. Delaware County Tornadoes, 1950-2019. The tornado is believed to have begun in a field just west of Jumper Road, with the first evidence of tornadic damage occurring along Jumper Road. The National Weather Service has reported four tornado sightings in Delaware, including three in Kent County and one in New Castle County. Day. Tornado warning for Delaware, Chester Counties. An EF2 tornado packing winds between 111 to 135 mph, touched down in Glen Mills, the National Weather Service said late Friday morning. All rights reserved, National Weather Service said late Friday morning, An EF2 tornado struck Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, late Thursday night, the National Weather Service says. The official website of Delaware County, Indiana. Adam Hermann Boy, 6, Goes Missing With Father From Cheltenham Township, Montgomery Co. NBC10. West Trenton: Service is operating with delays of up to 40 minutes in both directions due to weather-related signal issues. Surveyors in the area on Friday reported an EF2 tornado occurred near Glen Mills, according to the NWS's Mount Holly outpost: The survey team has confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down near Glen Mills PA yesterday evening. Delaware County emergency officials confirmed a tornado hit the city of Jay. With an impeachment trial date set but Trump already out of the White House, what does he stand to lose. The twister injured one person and seriously damaged more than a dozen buildings. Pennsylvania and New Jersey have seen a noticeable uptick in tornadoes. In Warminster, trees fell onto wires, leaving the community in the dark, and onto some homes. Delaware County, OK Tornadoes Prior to 1950 # SPC ID # Date Time (CST) Path Length (miles) Path Width (yards) F-Scale Killed Injured County Path : 04/25/1904 : 70 #PAwx. The NWS says there was a total of five tornadoes across Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. In the meantime, please pass along any reports of damage from tonight storms. Tornado Tore Through Delaware County Homes The survey team has confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down near Glen Mills PA yesterday evening. A tornado tore through the Philadelphia suburbs as a severe storm system moved through late Halloween night. Copyright © 2021 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. DELAWARE COUNTY, PA — The National Weather Service confirmed what Delaware County officials suspected: a tornado hit the county during the overnight storm. 22 TORNADO (s) were reported in Delaware County, Indiana between 01/01/1950 and 12/31/2019. An EF2 tornado touched down near Glen Mills in Delaware County on Thursday night, the National Weather service confirmed in a tweet. A relatively powerful tornado touched down in Delaware County during Thursday's Halloween storms, the National Weather Service confirmed Friday. The EF-2 tornado — a “strong” tornado on the Enhanced Fujita Scale — had a maximum wind speed of 120 mph, officials said. A brief tornado touchdown has been confirmed in northern Delaware County, Ohio, east of the city of Delaware. August 7, 2020. Have a news tip? The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Sussex County, Delaware during powerful overnight storms. A powerful tornado touched down in Delaware County during Thursday's Halloween storms, the National Weather Service confirmed Friday. Month. Around Bucks County, there were massive power outages with more than tens of thousands of customers without power still as of midday. Friday, August 7, 2020 MIDDLETOWN, Delaware (WPVI) -- A massive cleanup is underway in Delaware after a record-breaking tornado hit Tuesday during Tropical Storm Isaias. The storms tore through the area north of Columbus, hitting northern Franklin, Delaware, Knox, and Licking counties, placing those areas into tornado warnings that lasted from 5 … At 8 a.m., more than 100,750 were without power in the Philadelphia region, according to PECO's outage map. A storm survey team also was dispatched to investigate storm damage in Bucks County, according to Mount Holly crew. They’re five of about 20 people who were displaced from their homes Friday when an EF-2 tornado ripped through Thornbury Township, Delaware County, leaving in its half-mile path eight homes completely ravaged and dozens more with broken windows, missing siding, and blown-off shingles. Tornados are measured on the Enhanced Fujita scale (EF), which rates tornados from EF-0 (weakest) to EF-5 (strongest) based on estimated wind speeds. The weather service confirmed a tornado touched down in Laurel, Sussex County, Delaware. This tornado occurred during the late afternoon of September 7. Paoli/Thorndale: Service is suspended due to a downed tree currently reported near Wynnewood Station blocking all rails. also was dispatched to investigate storm damage in Bucks County, New Jersey Trader Joe's catches fire day before grand opening, Pennsylvania testing statewide work-zone speed-camera program, Jason Myrtetus out at 97.5 The Fanatic, says company eliminated 'a lot of positions', indicates a tornado which reached wind speeds between 111 and 135 miles per hour, touched down in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, back in July, occurred in South Jersey's Cumberland County, surpassing their respective yearly averages, proposed an interesting hypothesis: traffic circles, Report: Eagles to name Chargers' Shane Steichen their new offensive coordinator, Police searching for 6-year-old boy who went missing in Montgomery County, Some snowfall expected across Philly region this week, Pa. state legislator shares transphobic meme on Facebook mocking ex-health secretary Levine, Philadelphia Orchestra music director calls on Biden administration to increase support for the arts. The Frankenstorm that ripped through the county late Halloween night created the first documented tornado to form in Delaware County in almost 10 years, but the strongest one in more than 45 years. No one in the Glen Mills area was injured, county officials said while declaring a state of emergency late Friday morning. Between Ambler and Horsham, four people were hospitalized, Montco officials said. The National Weather Service survey team is working on a full report about the twister. Thursday’s late-night storm forced people out of their Glen Mills homes in the middle of the night due to strong winds and heavy rain. Around 6 a.m. Friday there were about 107,000 PECO customers without power. Others had windows and roofs torn off. © 2021 WWB Holdings, LLC. , though scientists aren't exactly sure why. - As of February 1, 2007, the … Mag: Others still haven't been able to access their damaged homes. The Chelsea Court neighborhood was hard hit. Besides Glen Mills, Ambler, Montgomery County, and Warminster, Bucks County, were also hard hit. Norristown High Speed Line: Train service is suspended between Radnor Station and the Norristown Transportation Center with service operating every 20 minutes between 69th Street Transportation Center and Radnor Station. A powerful tornado touched down in Delaware County during Thursday's Halloween storms, the National Weather Service confirmed Friday. "The tornado was embedded within a swath of straight-line wind damage," the Weather Service said. By. An EF-2 tornado, according to the Weather Channel, indicates a tornado which reached wind speeds between 111 and 135 miles per hour, and caused "considerable" damage in the area, (For reference, an EF-1 tornado touched down in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, back in July, and an EF-0 tornado occurred in South Jersey's Cumberland County back in August.). Bucks County was hit hardest by the electrical outages, with more than 39,360 customers without power on Friday morning. There was no touchdown reported and no injuries, Delaware police said. Warminster: Service has resumed normal operations with residual delays of up to 25 minutes in both directions. Pennsylvania and New Jersey have seen a noticeable uptick in tornadoes, surpassing their respective yearly averages, though scientists aren't exactly sure why. Outdoor Warning Sirens and Tornado Safety TORNADO WARNING- Issued by local NWS offices to warn the public that a tornado has been sighted by storm spotters or has been indicated by radar. The NWS said the tornado touched down four miles east of Delaware at 5:14 p.m. and lifted four-and-a-half miles northwest of Sunbury at 5:17 p.m. At least one family in the Chelsea Court neighborhood hid in the basement as the storm damaged their home. Hit the city of Jay Laurel, Sussex County, according to PECO 's outage map the NBC10.. 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