Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service State College PA
750 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

PAC021-111-240245-
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Somerset PA-Cambria PA-
750 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in State College PA has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Somerset County in south central Pennsylvania...
  Southern Cambria County in central Pennsylvania...

* Until 1045 PM EDT

* At 745 PM EDT, emergency management reported scattered incidents
  of ponding water on roads and flooded basements in the advisory
  area. With additional rain forecast to move across the area during
  the next several hours, additional minor flooding is likely.
  Streams and creeks are also running high, and some may overflow
  their banks. Should heavy rain materialize, and flooding become
  more severe, a warning may be needed.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Belmont, Johnstown, Westmont, Nanty-Glo, Windber, Somerset,
  Portage, Ebensburg, Acosta and Salix-Beauty Line Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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 3973 7939 3978 7939 3978 7935 3982 7937
      3986 7942 3990 7940 4009 7926 4012 7921
      4012 7917 4054 7889 4055 7848 4051 7854
      4037 7856 4031 7864 4026 7864 4006 7876
      3982 7875 3972 7881

$$

Jung


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