Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
253 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

MDZ001-OHZ049-050-057>059-068-069-PAZ014-020>023-029-031-073>076-
WVZ001>004-012-021>023-041-030400-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.FA.A.0001.150304T0000Z-150305T0000Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GARRETT-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-
MONROE-BUTLER-BEAVER-ALLEGHENY-ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-WASHINGTON-
GREENE-WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-MONONGALIA-PRESTON-
TUCKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OAKLAND MD...CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE...
ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...CALDWELL...
WOODSFIELD...BUTLER...BEAVER...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...
KITTANNING...INDIANA...WASHINGTON...WAYNESBURG...GREENSBURG...
LATROBE...LIGONIER...DONEGAL...UNIONTOWN...CHAMPION...OHIOPYLE...
WEIRTON...BETHANY...WHEELING...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...
FAIRMONT...MORGANTOWN...KINGWOOD...PARSONS
253 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN MARYLAND...EAST CENTRAL
  OHIO...PENNSYLVANIA AND WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN WESTERN MARYLAND...GARRETT. IN EAST
  CENTRAL OHIO...BELMONT...GUERNSEY...HARRISON...JEFFERSON OH...
  MONROE...MUSKINGUM AND NOBLE. IN PENNSYLVANIA...ALLEGHENY...
  ARMSTRONG...BEAVER...BUTLER...FAYETTE...FAYETTE RIDGES...
  GREENE...INDIANA...WASHINGTON...WESTMORELAND AND WESTMORELAND
  RIDGES. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BROOKE...HANCOCK...MARION...
  MARSHALL...MONONGALIA...OHIO...PRESTON...TUCKER AND WETZEL.

* FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES AND WIDESPREAD
  RAIN TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. AN INCH TO AN INCH AND A HALF
  OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WATCH PERIOD. THIS COUPLED WITH
  SNOW MELT AND ICE ON AREA STREAMS COULD COMBINE TO CAUSE
  FLOODING OF STREAMS AND CREEKS THROUGHOUT THE AREA.

* PERSONS ALONG ANY STREAMS...CREEKS AND RIVERS SHOULD MONITOR
  WATER LEVELS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
  DEVELOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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