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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
602 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

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ALLEGHENY PA-
602 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL ALLEGHENY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 602 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. IF THUNDERSTORMS PERSIST OVER THE AREA...A FLASH FLOOD
  WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PITTSBURGH...MOUNT LEBANON...SHALER TOWNSHIP...NORTH SIDE
  PITTSBURGH...SCOTT TOWNSHIP...DORMONT...MCKEES ROCKS...CRAFTON...
  GREEN TREE...MILLVALE...MOUNT OLIVER...INGRAM...OAKLAND AND RESERVE
  TOWNSHIP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE.

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 4048 7994 4039 7999 4039 8007 4048 8005
      4050 7999

$$

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