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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
152 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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ALLEGHENY PA-
152 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL ALLEGHENY COUNTY...

AT 148 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLOODED ROADWAYS WHILE
AREA OBSERVATIONS INDICATED OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAD BEEN
OBSERVED NEAR THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
PITTSBURGH...WEST MIFFLIN...BALDWIN...WILKINSBURG...MUNHALL...
SWISSVALE...FOREST HILLS...DUQUESNE...NORTH BRADDOCK...HOMESTEAD...
EDGEWOOD...CHURCHILL...BRADDOCK...RANKIN...WEST HOMESTEAD...
BRADDOCK HILLS AND WHITAKER.


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 4044 7985 4037 7985 4037 7995 4044 7995

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