Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
228 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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BEDFORD PA-BLAIR PA-CAMBRIA PA-SOMERSET PA-CLEARFIELD PA-
228 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SNOWMELT IN...
  WESTERN BEDFORD COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  WESTERN BLAIR COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  CAMBRIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOMERSET COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  CLEARFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 530 AM EST

* AT 226 AM EST...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED SNOWMELT AND
  RAINFALL CAUSING MINOR FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA...ESPECIALLY
  ACROSS CAMBRIA COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ALTOONA...JOHNSTOWN...DUBOIS...SOMERSET...CLEARFIELD...WESTMONT...
  WINDBER...ELIM...EBENSBURG...BELMONT...NANTY-GLO...PORTAGE...
  SANDY...NORTHERN CAMBRIA...WOODLAND...CURWENSVILLE...GEISTOWN...
  SOUTHMONT...MEYERSDALE AND BERLIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
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 3972 7939 3978 7939 3979 7935 3985 7942
      3990 7940 4009 7926 4012 7917 4036 7899
      4072 7880 4114 7880 4114 7823 4081 7832
      4076 7838 4072 7835 3972 7862

$$

MARTIN


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