Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
537 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

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MERCER PA-VENANGO PA-
537 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  MERCER COUNTY IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA...
  VENANGO COUNTY IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 530 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLOODING. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS OF UP TO 1 INCH CAN BE EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE HEAVY RAIN INCLUDE
  GREENVILLE...SUGARCREEK...MAURICE K GODDARD STATE PARK...
  FRANKLIN... AND COOPERSTOWN.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS...UNDERPASSES AND OTHER
LOW-LYING AREAS.

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 4133 7978 4135 8053 4148 8053 4150 8044
      4149 8013 4150 8001 4158 7987 4163 7982
      4163 7978

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