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

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CARROLL OH-
334 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN CARROLL COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 530 PM EDT

* AT 333 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...
  CARROLLTON...MINERVA...AUGUSTA...MALVERN...DELLROY...MECHANICSTOWN
  AND ATWOOD LAKE.

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 4065 8125 4065 8124 4072 8124 4072 8120
      4073 8120 4073 8095 4053 8096 4054 8127
      4056 8126 4057 8127

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