Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
643 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

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LAWRENCE PA-
643 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 642 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN...AND ANOTHER
  HALF TO ONE INCH IS POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NEW CASTLE...NEW WILMINGTON...OAKWOOD...NEW CASTLE NORTHWEST...NEW
  BEAVER...PULASKI...BESSEMER...WAMPUM...SOUTH NEW CASTLE...ENON
  VALLEY AND S.N.P.J..

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

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 4112 8031 4086 8030 4086 8051 4112 8051

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