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

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NOBLE OH-MONROE OH-
413 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NOBLE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
  NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 412 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLENIN THE AREA OF
  MOUNT EPHRAIM. IF THUNDERSTORMS PERSIST OVER THE AREA...A FLASH
  FLOOD WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CALDWELL...DUDLEY...SUMMERFIELD...SARAHSVILLE...DEXTER CITY...
  STAFFORD...BATESVILLE...HARRIETTSVILLE AND SENECA LAKE PARK.

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.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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 3990 8150 3989 8147 3992 8146 3992 8139
      3995 8138 3995 8124 3983 8124 3969 8128
      3959 8128 3960 8139 3963 8142 3963 8145
      3965 8145 3965 8147 3958 8147 3959 8153

$$

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