Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
1111 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

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Garrett-Allegheny-Washington-Greene-Westmoreland-
Westmoreland Ridges-Fayette-Fayette Ridges-Marion-Monongalia-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Pittsburgh Metro Area, Washington, Canonsburg,
Waynesburg, Murrysville, Greensburg, New Kensington, Ligonier,
Donegal, Uniontown, Champion, Ohiopyle, Fairmont, Morgantown,
Coopers Rock, Kingwood, Bruceton Mills, Terra Alta, Rowlesburg,
Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks, Saint George, Davis, Thomas,
and Canaan Valley
1111 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of western Maryland, southwest
  Pennsylvania, and northern West Virginia, including the
  following areas, in western Maryland, Garrett. In southwest
  Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Fayette, Fayette Ridges, Greene,
  Washington, Westmoreland, and Westmoreland Ridges. In northern
  West Virginia, Eastern Preston, Eastern Tucker, Marion,
  Monongalia, Preston, Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and
  Northwestern Preston, and Western Tucker.

* Until 10 PM EDT this evening

* Slow-moving showers and thunderstorms are expected across the
  watch area during the afternoon and evening hours. Rainfall
  rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour are possible, which could cause
  localized flash flooding of small streams, as well as high water
  on roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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