Flood Statement
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WGUS81 KPBZ 271629
FLSPBZ

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1229 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

PAC003-007-019-073-129-271945-
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BEAVER PA-BUTLER PA-LAWRENCE PA-ALLEGHENY PA-WESTMORELAND PA-
1229 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BEAVER COUNTY IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHERN BUTLER COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LAWRENCE COUNTY IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  ALLEGHENY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  WESTMORELAND COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 1222 PM EDT...UP TO 1.5 INCHES OF STORM TOTAL RAINFALL HAS
  FALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA.  REPORTS OF MINOR
  FLOODING OF ROADS AND BASEMENTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA.  IN ADDITION...DUE TO THE SATURATED GROUND...SOME
  TREES HAVE BEEN TOPPLED BY WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.  STEADY
  RAIN IS ENDING...BUT MORE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
  EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON ALONG AND AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT.  THIS MAY
  PROLONG THE MINOR FLOODING ISSUES.  IF PROBLEMS WORSEN...AN AREAL
  FLOOD WARNING MAY BECOME NECESSARY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.  ALSO...DUE TO THE SATURATED
GROUND...IT WILL NOT TAKE MUCH WIND TO DOWN MORE TREES.  BE ALERT
FOR THIS POSSIBILITY.

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 4034 7902 4021 7911 4004 7931 4014 7948
      4010 7959 4014 7987 4016 7989 4016 7986
      4019 7985 4024 7996 4025 7992 4026 7994
      4033 8018 4044 8031 4083 8050 4112 8050
      4112 8017 4047 7945

$$

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