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WGUS81 KPBZ 221825
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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
225 PM EDT SAT JUL 22 2017

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Monongalia WV-Preston WV-Marion WV-
225 PM EDT SAT JUL 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Eastern Monongalia County in northern West Virginia...
  Northern Preston County in northeastern West Virginia...
  Southeastern Marion County in northern West Virginia...

* Until 515 PM EDT.

* At 221 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated that 1 to 2 inches of rain
  has fallen between Morgantown to just south of Fairmont since late
  this morning. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Morgantown, Fairmont, Westover, Kingwood, Star City, Pleasant
  Valley, Winfield, Barrackville, Monongah, Granville, Newburg and
  Brookhaven.

The heaviest rainfall should exit the Fairmont to Masontown areas by
3 PM, with scattered mainly light showers expected for the rest of
the next several hours after that.

Please report flooding by calling 412-262-1988, posting to the NWS
Pittsburgh Facebook page, or using Twitter @NWSPITTSBURGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3933 7989 3943 7989 3945 7994 3942 8001
      3940 8003 3939 8009 3941 8011 3940 8012
      3939 8020 3943 8028 3968 8002 3960 7952
      3932 7982

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