Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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000 WGUS81 KCTP 301620 FLSCTP FLOOD ADVISORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA 1220 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015 PAC001-043-071-075-107-133-301915- /O.NEW.KCTP.FA.Y.0083.150730T1620Z-150730T1915Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ DAUPHIN PA-YORK PA-LEBANON PA-ADAMS PA-LANCASTER PA-SCHUYLKILL PA- 1220 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... SOUTHEASTERN DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... LEBANON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... SOUTHEASTERN ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 315 PM EDT * AT 1212 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED TORRENTIAL RAIN FROM NUMEROUS SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS...FALLING AT THE RATE OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR. THIS EXCESSIVE RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. THE LEADING EDGE OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATION FROM MAHANOY CITY...TO PINE GROVE...CLEONA...MANHEIM... NEW SALEM AND LITTLESTOWN. LOCATIONS THAT SEE RAIN FALLING FOR OVER AN HOUR COULD SEE MORE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... AKRON...ANNVILLE...COLUMBIA...CORNWALL...DALLASTOWN...EAST PETERSBURG...ELIZABETHTOWN...EPHRATA...FRACKVILLE...HANOVER... HERSHEY...HUMMELSTOWN...LANCASTER...LEBANON...LITITZ...MAHANOY CITY...MANHEIM...MIDDLETOWN...MILLERSVILLE AND MINERSVILLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND. TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE. && LAT...LON 4072 7634 4092 7608 4091 7600 4074 7576 4064 7599 4057 7602 4049 7644 4014 7587 4011 7594 3987 7599 3988 7600 3976 7606 3973 7610 3972 7618 3972 7720 3973 7720 $$ LAMBERT

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