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A Wild Week Of Weather

The CBS3 weather team counted over 10,000 lightning strikes since 6pm as storms were still raging furiously over New Jersey. Numerous house fires were sparked by lightning strikes across the region.


A lightning strike caused a fire at a home in Chalfont. (credit: CBS3)

Fires, Fallen Trees, Power Outages Caused By Violent Thunderstorms Overnight

A fast-moving band of thunderstorms moved through the Delaware Valley overnight.


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Enjoy The Warmth, But Not For Long

Warm air made a spring-like grand entrance back into the area today with a band of heavy rain and thunderstorms.


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‘Second Punch’ Of Winter Storm Could Push Snowfall Totals Into 18-22″ Range For Some Areas

The warm air aloft and at the surface may limit snow totals south and east of Philadelphia, but in the north and west suburbs an additional 3-6″ of snow will fall (locally higher amounts possible), pushing total snowfall amounts in some spots into the 18-22″ range.


Swarthmore College. (credit: CBS)

Lightning Eyed As Possible Cause Of Several Area Fires

The Fire Marshal of Swarthmore Borough confirms a lightning strike hit a building on the campus of Swarthmore College Thursday morning.


Winnipeg Jets v Philadelphia Flyers

Scott Hartnell Says Penalty Against Lightning Was ‘Stupid’

Scott Hartnell says frustration caused his bad penalty against the Lighning, calls it ‘stupid.’


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Goal In Third Period Puts Lightning Over Flyers

Teddy Purcell scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 on Monday night.


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Flyers Welcome High-Scoring Lightning To Town

The Flyers will be looking for a second straight win tonight as they welcome the Tampa Bay Lightning to the Center.



Lightning Strikes And Kills Man In Reading

The day started out picture perfect, but just after 5 p.m. on Sunday evening, severe thunderstorms quickly rolled through the Pocono Raceway.


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Should The Flyers Have Re-Signed Matt Carle?

Though oft-criticized, there is concern that Matt Carle’s departure could hurt the Flyers.


Amity Manor Lightning Fire May 29, 2012

Fire Breaks Out At Berks County Apartment Complex For Seniors

The fire started around 7:30 p.m. at the Amity Manor Apartments at 1131 Ben Franklin Highway West in Berks County.


Exton Lightning May 23, 2012

Exton Area Jolted By Several Lightning Strikes

The West Whiteland Fire Company says that it received nine calls about dangerous lightning in the Exton area just before 7 p.m.


Pennsburg Manor Lightning May 23, 2012

Montgomery County Nursing Home Struck By Lightning

The strike happened at Pennsburg Manor nursing home at Macoby & E 5th Streets.


Steven Stamkos

Flyers Welcome Lightning To The Center

The Flyers are 10-2-1 this month as they get ready to host the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night.



Flyers Lose To Lightning, 5-1

Steven Stamkos had two goals, Mathieu Garon made 31 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-1 on Tuesday night.