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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
937 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

PAC085-121-121530-
/O.CON.KPBZ.FF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170112T1530Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Mercer PA-Venango PA-
937 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 AM EST FOR
MERCER AND VENANGO COUNTIES...

At 935 AM EST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. Up to an inch has fallen,
and an additional half inch is forecast. Flash flooding may begin
shortly.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Hermitage, Sharon, Oil City, Grove City, Franklin, Sharpsville,
Greenville, Sugarcreek, Farrell, Mercer, Hasson Heights and
Stoneboro.

This includes the following highways...
  Interstate 79 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 110 and 137.

  Interstate 80 in Pennsylvania between mile markers 0 and 43, and
  near mile marker 46.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 4144 7952 4144 7948 4134 7948 4132 7960
      4128 7960 4125 7965 4118 7967 4119 7970
      4117 7971 4117 8000 4107 8010 4111 8015
      4112 8026 4113 8026 4113 8052 4149 8052
      4149 8001 4159 7985 4162 7983 4162 7951

$$


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