Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
303 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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DAUPHIN PA-LEBANON PA-LANCASTER PA-
303 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LEBANON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  NORTHERN LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 301 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A
  CLUSTER OF SLOW MOVING HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL
  CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. A
  SPOTTER IN MYERSTOWN REPORTED 2.60 INCHES OF RAIN IN THE LAST
  HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LANCASTER...LEBANON...HERSHEY...EPHRATA...ELIZABETHTOWN...
  COLUMBIA...LITITZ...MOUNT JOY...PALMYRA...NEW HOLLAND...MANHEIM...
  ANNVILLE...EAST PETERSBURG...CORNWALL...AKRON...MYERSTOWN...
  LEOLA...SALUNGA-LANDISVILLE...DENVER AND MAYTOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4012 7590 4001 7650 4005 7654 4005 7655
      4018 7672 4051 7647 4014 7587

$$

LA CORTE



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