Flash Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
733 AM EST THU JAN 12 2017

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Mercer County in northwestern Pennsylvania...
  Venango County in northwestern Pennsylvania...

* Until 1030 AM EST.

* At 730 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across both
  Mercer and Venango Counties. Flash flooding is expected to begin
  shortly.  The rainfall will come down very heavy at times during
  the morning and cause flooding of streams and roadways.   The
  ground is still frozens just below the surface and will casue
  rapid runoff.


* 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.

Please report flooding by calling 412-262-
1988, posting to the NWS Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter
@NWSPITTSBURGH.
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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