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WGUS71 KPBZ 242358
FFSPBZ

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
758 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

PAC051-059-250200-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
FAYETTE PA-GREENE PA-
758 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN FAYETTE AND SOUTHEASTERN GREENE COUNTIES...

AT 756 PM EDT...ALTHOUGH HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED...FLASH FLOODING
REMAINS A THREAT AS RADAR ESTIMATES SHOW ONE TO OVER ONE HALF INCH
OF RAIN FELL IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. LOCATIONS THAT WILL
EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...POINT
MARION...FAIRCHANCE...SMITHFIELD...BOBTOWN AND GREENSBORO...BUT OF
PARTICULAR CONCERN ARE LOCATIONS NEAR MOUNTAIN...GEORGES...AND
DUNKARD CREEKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 3983 7970 3984 7976 3981 7980 3982 7992
      3979 8001 3973 7998 3975 7972 3980 7970

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