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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1214 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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OHIO WV-MARSHALL WV-HANCOCK WV-BROOKE WV-BELMONT OH-HARRISON OH-
JEFFERSON OH-
1214 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  OHIO COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  HANCOCK COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  BROOKE COUNTY IN NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA...
  BELMONT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
  HARRISON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 1206 PM EDT...NUMEROUS ROADS REMAIN CLOSED ACROSS NORTHERN WEST
VIRGINIA AND EAST CENTRAL OHIO FROM FLOODING RESULTING FROM VERY
HEAVY RAIN THAT FELL EARLIER IN THE DAY. FLOOD WATERS WILL RECEDE
SLOWLY THIS AFTERNOON.


* LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE HEAVY RAIN INCLUDE WINDSOR
  HEIGHTS...WELLSBURG...WEIRTON...SUN VALLEY...FRANKLIN...
  FOLLANSBEE...COLLIERS...BETHANY...WINTERSVILLE...UNIONPORT...
  STEUBENVILLE...SMITHFIELD...RICHMOND...NEWELL...MINGO JUNCTION...
  JUG RUN...JEWETT...HOPEDALE...DILLONVALE...CADIZ...BRILLIANT AND
  ADENA.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. FLOODWATER USUALLY IS DEEPER THAN
IT APPEARS. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO
SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD.

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 4035 8112 4041 8100 4044 8077 4045 8052
      3997 8052 3995 8082 3995 8101 4003 8112
      4015 8122

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