Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
148 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

PAZ058-059-065-066-211830-
SCHUYLKILL PA-LANCASTER PA-YORK PA-LEBANON PA-
148 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT PARTS OF LEBANON...SCHUYLKILL...
YORK...AND LANCASTER COUNTIES UNTIL 230 PM EDT...

AT 146 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS WITH
EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEW PHILADELPHIA TO NEAR CROSS ROADS.
MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

EXPECT DRENCHING RAINS AND WIND GUSTS OVER 30 MPH IN SOME OF THE
STRONGER STORMS. PONDING OF WATER ON ROAD-WAYS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY
IN HEAVY RAIN WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW HOLLAND...EAST PETERSBURG...TAMAQUA...MILLERSVILLE...
WILLOW STREET...EPHRATA...LANCASTER...AKRON...SCHUYLKILL HAVEN...
LITITZ...BAREVILLE...BRICKERVILLE...RICHLAND...WAKEFIELD...
STRAUSSTOWN...QUARRYVILLE...LEOLA...CHURCHTOWN...
SMITHVILLE AND SNYDERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4064 7599 4057 7602 4046 7625 4040 7627
      4039 7627 4036 7621 4015 7589 4011 7594
      4004 7593 3996 7599 3987 7599 3988 7600
      3973 7610 3972 7656 4076 7613 4086 7593
      4074 7576
TIME...MOT...LOC 1746Z 241DEG 18KT 4073 7609 3978 7648

$$

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