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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1215 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

OHC019-157-202215-
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CARROLL OH-TUSCARAWAS OH-
1215 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CARROLL COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...
  TUSCARAWAS COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL OHIO...

* UNTIL 615 PM EDT

* AT 1205 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLOODING. UP TO 4 INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE BEEN REPORTED ACROSS A PORTION OF THE WARNED AREA.
  ALTHOUGH THE RAIN ENDED SEVERAL HOURS AGO...THERE ARE STILL
  REPORTS OF FLOODING IN ZOAR AND CARROLLTON...AND OTHER LOCATIONS
  LIKELY HAVE HIGH WATER AS WELL.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE HEAVY RAIN INCLUDE
  MECHANICSTOWN...MALVERN...BOLIVAR AND AUGUSTA.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4064 8166 4065 8149 4067 8145 4066 8140
      4066 8125 4070 8124 4073 8104 4072 8092
      4048 8095 4052 8167

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TGREEN








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