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WGUS81 KPBZ 030243
FLSPBZ
FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
943 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...The flood advisory continues for the Ohio River...
  Ohio River At Pittsburgh affecting Allegheny County

.  A low pressure system will move eastward over the next 36 to 48
hours bringing widespread precipitation to our region. Across the
Monongahela and Cheat river basins, the precipitation is expected to fall primarily
as rain. Rainfall amounts anticipated at this time across these
river basins are expected to range from 1.00 to 1.75 inches.

These rainfall amounts will cause rises along the Monongahela River,
sufficient enough to affect the Monongahela River Parking Wharf.

The river is forecast to rise to near 18.8 feet Thursday early
afternoon.

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943 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The Ohio River At Pittsburgh.
* until Friday morning.
* At 09PM Monday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 18.8 feet Thursday early
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water begins to flow onto the north shore
  riverwalk between the stadiums.

&&

LAT...LON 4043 7999 4045 8005 4047 8003 4045 8001
      4046 7999 4045 7998

$$




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