Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
958 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following creeks in
Pennsylvania...

  Swatara Creek At Harper Tavern
  Swatara Creek Near Hershey

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Never drive cars through flooded areas!! The water
may be too deep to allow safe passage. Most deaths that occur during
flooding are related to vehicles trying to cross flooded roadways.

An update to this product will be issued Wednesday morning.

&&

PAC075-107-241300-
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/HTVP1.1.ER.180123T1658Z.180124T0246Z.180124T0700Z.NO/
958 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Swatara Creek At Harper Tavern.
* At 10 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.9 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The creek should crest around 11 feet overnight and fall below
  flood stage Wednesday morning.
* At 10.0 feet...High water isolates several houses.

&&

LAT...LON 4059 7648 4052 7639 4037 7647 4034 7659
      4038 7663 4043 7658

$$

PAC043-075-241457-
/O.CON.KCTP.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180124T1851Z/
/HERP1.1.ER.180124T0310Z.180124T0600Z.180124T1251Z.NO/
958 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Swatara Creek Near Hershey.
* At 9 PM Tuesday the stage was 6.9 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* The creek is forecast to rise above flood stage overnight and
  should crest near 7.5 feet. The creek should fall below flood
  stage Wednesday morning.
* At 8.0 feet...The right, or north bank overflows. Several roads are
  affected.

&&

LAT...LON 4038 7663 4034 7659 4027 7662 4024 7668
      4026 7676 4032 7668

$$




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