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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
830 PM EDT FRI JUL 28 2017

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Westmoreland PA-
830 PM EDT FRI JUL 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
  Central Westmoreland County in southwestern Pennsylvania...

* Until 1230 AM EDT.

* At 830 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
  drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Greensburg, Latrobe, McChesneytown-Loyalhanna, Youngwood, Derry,
  Lawson Heights, Youngstown and Loyalhanna Gorge.

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, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

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LAT...LON 4034 7929 4024 7929 4025 7960 4034 7959

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