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Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

 

 

Coordinator Structure

 

            Purpose

 

The National Weather Service Mount Holly SKYWARN Program migrated from a county to regional based structure in January 2017. This framework consists of the Delmarva (Delaware/Maryland), New Jersey, and Pennsylvania Regions. The goal of this is twofold: to increase the number of severe weather reports and to address a number of counties in which there were no coordinators in place.

The SKYWARN Team recognizes that local knowledge is vital. To that end, both Coordinators and Assistant Coordinators from the county system are strongly encouraged to participate in the regional structure. Ultimately, their roles will be determined based upon the expertise and location of each individual, as well as the need in each area (spotters). Additionally, members of the former county based structure that are not interested in participating in the regional structure are asked to contact only NWS Mount Holly (see table below), so that we may update our records.

This is a very exciting time to be part of the Mount Holly SKYWARN Program. Those who would like to contribute to the bright future of this program, whether you’re a former, prospective, or existing member, may contact the Regional Coordinator in your respective area.

 

            Contact Information

 

NWS Mount Holly

*** Do not storm submit reports via the email address below. Please use this link instead ***

Name

Affiliation

Email

Phone

Sarah Johnson

         SKYWARN Focal Point

sarah.johnson@noaa.gov

609-261-6615

 

 

Regional Coordinators

*** Do not storm submit reports via the email addresses below. Please use this link instead ***

Name

Region

Email

JJ Farnan

Delmarva

 

Dennis Dura

New Jersey

k2dcd.dura@gmail.com

Lou Ruh

Pennsylvania

lou@wx3i.net

 

 

            Map of Regions

 

There are three regions within the NWS Mount Holly County Warning Area (CWA):

  • Pennsylvania Region (blue)
  • New Jersey Region (brown)
  • Delmarva Region (green)