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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
756 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

OHC059-310245-
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GUERNSEY OH-
756 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN GUERNSEY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 749 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS
  MOVING EAST INTO NORTHWESTERN GUERNSEY COUNTY WHERE UP TO ONE AND
  A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN FROM PREVIOUS STORMS.
  THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING AT LOCATIONS WITHIN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. IF ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOP OVER THEN NEXT
  HOUR...WARNINGS MAY BE NEEDED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CAMBRIDGE AND BODEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING BY CALLING 4 1 2...2 6 2...1 9 8 8...POSTING
TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER AT
NWSPITTSBURGH.
&&

LAT...LON 4018 8166 4016 8160 4003 8155 3999 8159
      4001 8172 4015 8171 4015 8166

$$

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