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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
951 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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951 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 1245 AM EDT

* AT 950 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED UP
TO AN INCH AND A HALF OF RAIN HAD FALLEN OVER NORTHERN JEFFERSON
COUNTY IN THE PAST HOUR.  STORMS WERE SLOWLY MOVING TO THE
SOUTHEAST...HOWEVER AN HOUR OR TWO OF HEAVY RAINFALL WAS STILL
LIKELY NEAR THE TOWN OF BROCKWAY.  THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE LOCALIZED
FLOODING PROBLEMS FROM NEAR THE CLEAR CREEK STATE PARK TO THE TOWN
OF BROCKWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

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.

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

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LAT...LON 4120 7871 4120 7876 4115 7879 4118 7915
      4128 7917 4135 7892 4127 7874 4126 7873
      4124 7874 4123 7870 4120 7870

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