“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
National Night Out Meet the officers of the Forty Fort Borough Police Department at the Forty Fort (Betty Mascelli) Park on August 1, 2017 from 6PM - 9PM for National Night Out. We will have a D.J., Dunk Tank (Here is your chance to Dunk the Mayor), Fingerprinting, Games, Police Cars, Fire Trucks,...
Forty Fort Borough - Community Yard Sale Based on comments, the yard sale will start at 8:00 AM. As of 8/24/2017 there are 72 addresses participating in the yard sale this Saturday. We are trying to get this advertised in the media and hopefully with their cooperation we will. After all you would...
Forty Fort Police were dispatched to West Pettebone Street for a report of a male and female walking towards Wyoming Ave talking about killing someone. Police located 3 males and 1 female when arriving there. Several neighbors reported to police that there was a bunch of yelling and a couple...
RAPE INVESTIGATION Forty Fort Police request your assistance in the violent assault of a West Pettebone Street resident on January 14, 2013 at approximately 8:15 AM. The attacker knocked on the door of a home posing as a gas company employee. The male attacker told the victim that a neighbor had...
On October 20, 2012 the Citizens Bank located on Wyoming Avenue in Forty Fort, PA was robbed. The person was never apprehended and the investigation is still open. If anyone has any information about this incident or can identify the subject in the photos please contact our department @ 570-287-...