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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
704 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

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FAYETTE PA-WASHINGTON PA-WESTMORELAND PA-
704 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN FAYETTE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHWESTERN WESTMORELAND COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 703 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CALIFORNIA...MOUNT PLEASANT...SCOTTDALE...BROWNSVILLE...
  FREDERICKTOWN-MILLSBORO...PERRYOPOLIS...NORTH BELLE VERNON...
  SPEERS...BELLE VERNON...LYNNWOOD-PRICEDALE...WEST BROWNSVILLE...
  ROSCOE...EVERSON...DEEMSTON...FAYETTE CITY...NEWELL...ALLENPORT...
  STOCKDALE...VANDERBILT AND BEALLSVILLE.

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
@NWSPITTSBURGH.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4006 7951 3996 8001 3997 8001 3998 8000
      3998 8003 3997 8004 3998 8005 3999 8005
      4000 8004 4001 8005 4001 8007 4008 8009
      4020 7952

$$



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