“What is the difference between an Excessive Heat Watch and Warning"
A common question that is asked all the time is “what is the difference between an Excessive Heat Watch and Warning, and how do they differ from a Heat Advisory?”
Below are the answers:
EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH
An Excessive Heat Watch is issued when there is a potential for the heat index value to reach or exceed 110 degrees or 105 degrees within the next 24 to 48 hours.
EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING
Hit and Run
Forty Fort Police are attempting to locate a vehicle involved in a Hit & Run Crash that occurred on Dana Street in Forty Fort on 7/4/2019 after 1pm. The suspect vehicle will be missing its passenger side mirror and will have damage to that location. The vehicle is a maroon colored Ford passenger car.
New Fireworks Ordinance
Forty Fort Borough Council has passed a new Fireworks Ordinance as a supplement to the newly revised fireworks laws in Pennsylvania. In addition to the state law that says, "Individuals may not intentionally ignite or discharge consumer fireworks within 150 feet of an occupied structure", the borough's ordinance also attaches a curfew of 10pm for those fireworks being ignited or discharged within the borough without a permit from Council.
On 6/21/2019 Forty Fort Police Responded to 973 Wyoming Ave for a report of a disorderly customer inside the store causing damage and threatening the clerk. The female pictured in this incident ripped down the 5 hour energy drink display, used profane language over the fact that she did not have her State Issued Identification to purchase cigarettes and was refused the sale after her
The Forty Fort Police Department is working an investigation into the theft of approximately $240.00 in lobster tails from Maines Food & Party Warehouse, 900 Rutter Ave in Forty Fort. Loss Prevention reported to police that a heavy set light skin black male who is bald wearing a grey and red coat black pants and a "NASA" shirt was captured on video surveillance from the store conceali
Tomorrow September 19, 2017 milling the approach roadways of Phase 2 is scheduled on the Rutter Avenue Bridge. Friday September 22, 2017 paving the approach roadways of Phase 2 is scheduled. Work during the week of September 25, 2017 will conclude with a traffic shift back to the original...
On 9/11/2017 Officer Ian Byczek was called to 973 Wyoming Ave, GM Food Mart for a retail theft. The male pictured, came into the store to purchase several items, stated he needed to go to his car to get his card to pay for the items and fled on foot with packs of cigarettes and chewing tobacco...
On August 31,2017 Officers from the Forty Fort Police Department were requested to an address on Wyoming Ave where a black juvenile male was captured on a home security system riding a bicycle onto the property. The male dumped the bicycle into the woods and fled on foot when confronted by a...
On Monday, August 28, 2017 Forty Fort Police were made aware of a burglary that took place in the day time hours. Suspect(s) gained entry into the residence thought an unlocked window and stole men's and women's jewelry. The Forty Fort Police with the assistance of the Pennsylvania State Police...
This will be the last update for the Yard Sale. I wish everyone the very best... 1 and 2 Englewood Terrace have been removed from the list as they are now unavailable. 70 Yates Street has been added. There will be an extra police officer out to handle any parking issues. Please try to make sure...