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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
349 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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349 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  VENANGO COUNTY IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT

* AT 335 PM EDT NEARLY AN INCH OF RAIN WAS MEASURED AT THE VENANGO
REGIONAL AIRPORT. ANOTHER HALF INCH OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE WITH SHOWERS
MOVING IN FROM THE SOUTHWEST. THE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL CAUSE
PONDING OF WATER IN LOW LYING AREAS AND IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
AROUND URBAN ENVIRONMENTS...ESPECIALLY ALONG FRENCH CREEK AND IN THE
TOWNS OF FRANKLIN AND OIL CITY.

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.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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 4145 7993 4151 7968 4141 7961 4133 7996

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