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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1236 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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1236 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  MONROE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 1234 AM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE AN ISOLATED HEAVY SHOWER OVER EASTERN MONROE COUNTY THAT
HAS HARDLY MOVED IN THE PAST COUPLE OF HOURS.  RADAR ESTIMATES THAT
UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN PER HOUR CONTINUES TO FALL OUT OF THIS
SHOWER.  REPORTS FROM EASTERN MONROE COUNTY INDICATE THAT WATER WAS
BECOMING PROBLEMATIC ON SOME ROADWAYS...AND GIVEN THE CONTINUING
HEAVY RAINFALL...WATER OVER ROADWAYS SEEMS LIKELY TO CONTINUE FOR A
FEW MORE HOURS. REMEMBER...NEVER DRIVE YOUR CAR INTO WATER.  IT IS
NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TO TELL HOW DEEP IT IS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE
NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.

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LAT...LON 3964 8090 3969 8097 3986 8099 3985 8082
      3980 8082 3977 8087 3975 8087 3972 8083
      3971 8083 3969 8087 3963 8087

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FRIES






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