Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
713 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

PAC111-290000-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Somerset PA-
713 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL SOMERSET COUNTY...

At 702 PM EDT, emergency management reported flash flooding and
numerous road and bridge closures in Central Somerset County, near
the town of Somerset. A water rescues was occurring on Klondike road
in Listie. 2 to 3 inches of rain has fallen so far over the past few
hours in the Somerset area, with nearly 4 inches occurring about 5
miles to the south and southeast of Seven Springs Resort.

Additional heavy showers and thunderstorms forming across southern
Somerset County will be drifting north into the warned area between
7 and 8 pm, producing up to an additional inch of rain.

Excessive rainfall over the warned area will cause mud slides near
steep terrain. The mud slide can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and
other loose materials.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Somerset, Berlin, New Centerville, Seven Springs, Friedens,
Casselman, Garrett, Shanksville, Rockwood and Indian Lake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3988 7934 3989 7937 3992 7939 4009 7926
      4010 7923 4012 7921 4011 7919 4009 7887
      3989 7889 3985 7911

$$

Lambert



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