Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
627 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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POTTER PA-CAMERON PA-ELK PA-MCKEAN PA-
627 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN POTTER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  ELK COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN MCKEAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 625 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES ARE UP TO THREE INCHES IN SPOTS.
  ADDITIONAL BANDS OF STORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE LIKELY EARLY THIS
  EVENING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  JOHNSONBURG...RIDGWAY...ST. MARYS...PORTLAND MILLS...
  EAST BRANCH DAM...CROSBY...MEDIX RUN...BETULA...BRANDY CAMP...
  ELK RIVER...WILCOX...FORCE...KEATING SUMMIT...TRUMAN...
  SIZERVILLE...EMPORIUM...WEEDVILLE...MOUNT JEWETT AND KERSEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4174 7810 4124 7841 4127 7875 4136 7895
      4137 7897 4135 7902 4175 7865

$$

MARTIN



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