Residents of Voorhees, New Jersey are assessing the damage left behind from a strong line of thunderstorms that rolled through the area late Monday night.
Thousands remain without power Tuesday following a round of severe thunderstorms.
A Flash Flood Watch continues through Tuesday evening for most of our area.
As if temperatures in the 90s weren’t bad enough, Tuesday night’s powerful storm knocked out power in several Bucks County communities.
Hundreds of thousands of power outages have been reported across the region and crews are scrambling to clean up the mess left by the powerful storms.
Severe thunderstorms will impact the area tonight, delivering a combination threat of severe wind gusts in excess of 60mph, very heavy localized downpours, and frequent cloud-to-ground lightning.
As Arthur spins by our coastline Friday morning, the emphasis of heavy rain will be in NJ and DE. Gradual improvement will occur Friday afternoon as Arthur pulls away and sunshine will return from west to east.
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 fast-moving band of thunderstorms moved through the Delaware Valley overnight.
Showers and thunderstorms will approach from the west overnight and arrive by dawn on Thursday and the streak of 90s will end tomorrow as a cold front brings cooler temperatures.
There will be a better chance of showers and storms Thursday as that boundary returns north as a warm front, and Friday, as a cold front moves across our area.
Our trend of unsettled mid-weeks continues. A slow moving frontal boundary that is practically stalled over the tri-state area will bring the chance for showers and thunderstorms.
Time to grab the sunglasses and enjoy another weekend of fantastic weather.
A powerful storm that brought flooding rain, damaging winds, hail and tornadoes to the Midwest, will impact our morning commute.
This area of low pressure will track our way late Wednesday night and bring showers and thunderstorms with downpours into early Thursday morning.