Flash Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
301 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN GARRETT COUNTY IN WESTERN MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN PRESTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 600 AM EDT

* AT 254 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING. UP TO 2 INCHES
OF RAIN HAS BEEN REPORTED ACROSS A PORTION OF THE WARNED AREA.
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE HEAVY RAIN INCLUDE
CRANESVILLE...TERRA ALTA...CATHEDRAL STATE PARK IN PRESTON COUNTY
WEST VIRGINIA AND OAKLAND...AND REDHOUSE IN GARRETT COUNTY MARYLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF
SMALL STREAMS...ROADS AND FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. ACT QUICKLY IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED. MOVE
TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT
TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE
NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.

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LAT...LON 3922 7951 3924 7960 3956 7958 3962 7943
      3930 7928 3930 7929 3930 7933 3923 7942
      3922 7943 3920 7947 3920 7949

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