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WGUS81 KPBZ 051102
FLSPBZ
FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
602 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

. Widespread moderate to heavy rain over the past 24 to 36
hours combined with large amounts of snow melt across the
region are creating large rises all through the Monongahela
River basin. These rises are sufficient to cause the Ohio
River at the Point in Pittsburgh to rise above 18.0 feet
flooding the Monongahela River Parking Wharf.

The Ohio river at the Point in Pittsburgh is expected to
crest later today at 23.0 feet. This stage will put 1 foot
of water on the 10th Street Bypass.


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602 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The Ohio River At Pittsburgh.
* until Friday morning.
* At 05AM Thursday the stage was 21.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 23.0 feet this afternoon.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...The Tenth Street Bypass floods.

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

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