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WGUS81 KPBZ 280349
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1149 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

PAC085-121-280630-
/O.CON.KPBZ.FA.W.0039.000000T0000Z-140728T0630Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MERCER PA-VENANGO PA-
1149 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 AM EDT FOR VENANGO
AND MERCER COUNTIES...

AT 1146 PM EDT RAIN HAD ENDED ACROSS THE WARNING AREA...ALTHOUGH
FLOODING WAS CONTINUING.

* SANDY CREEK IN POLK WAS REPORTED TO BE OUT OF ITS BANKS.  A SMALL
TRAILER PARK AT THE INTERSECTION OF POLK CUTOFF AND MAIN STREET WAS
BEING EVACUATED DUE TO FLOOD WATERS.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER BY CALLING...412-262-1988...POSTING TO THE
NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.

&&

LAT...LON 4133 7978 4135 8053 4148 8053 4150 8044
      4149 8013 4150 8001 4158 7987 4163 7982
      4163 7978

$$

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