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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
911 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Pennsylvania and West Virginia...

  Monongahela River Near Charleroi affecting Fayette...Washington and
  Westmoreland Counties
  Monongahela River Near Elizabeth affecting Allegheny...Washington
  and Westmoreland Counties
  Cheat River At Rowlesburg affecting Preston County

.  Tuesday rainfall and rainfall forecast Tuesday night and Wednesday will
   combine with snow melt to cause minor flooding on parts of the Cheat
   and Monongahela Rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive through flooded areas. The water may be
deeper than it appears. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio for later
developments.

&&

PAC051-125-129-041011-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.FL.W.0001.150304T2000Z-150306T0300Z/
/CHRP1.1.ER.150305T0148Z.150305T1200Z.150305T2125Z.NO/
911 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Monongahela River Near Charleroi.
* from Wednesday afternoon to Thursday evening...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 29.1 feet by Thursday morning.The river will fall
  below flood stage by Thursday afternoon.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Navigation suspended, lock out of service.

&&

LAT...LON 4011 7990 4016 7993 4019 7987 4016 7984
      4015 7987 4014 7987

$$

PAC003-125-129-041010-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.FL.W.0002.150304T1700Z-150306T0600Z/
/ELZP1.1.ER.150304T2310Z.150305T1200Z.150306T0027Z.NO/
911 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Monongahela River Near Elizabeth.
* from Wednesday afternoon to late Thursday night...Or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 21.2 feet by Thursday morning.The river will fall
  below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...In West Elizabeth basements of numerous
  homes in the block bounded by First and Water streets begin to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4026 7994 4032 7988 4029 7984 4025 7990


$$

WVC077-041010-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.FL.W.0003.150304T1500Z-150305T1300Z/
/ROWW2.1.ER.150304T2051Z.150305T0000Z.150305T0707Z.NO/
911 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Cheat River At Rowlesburg.
* from Wednesday morning to Thursday morning...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  3:29 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 17.1 feet by Wednesday evening.The river
  will fall below flood stage by early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...State route 72 is closed at the north end of
  rowlesburg and water surrounds houses near rowlesburg town park.

&&

LAT...LON 3937 7967 3932 7963 3931 7969 3935 7971


$$




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