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PAZ021-011208-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
808 AM EDT Mon Jul 31 2017


...A Recreational Boaters Advisory is in effect for the Pittsburgh
Pool of the Monongahela River and Ohio River until noon Tuesday Aug 1...

River Flows on the Monongahela and Ohio River are very high and hazardous.
River velocities on the Monongahela are nearly 4 mph and on the Ohio nearly
3 mph and is not safe for Recreational Boaters on the Monongahela
River and Ohio River.

High flows...Fast currents and debris will create hazardous conditions
for recreational boaters in Allegheny County on the Monongahela
River...Ohio River.

During the recreational boating season through September 30 the
National Weather Service in coordination with the United States Coast
Guard and Pittsburgh River Rescue issues this advisory when
conditions may be hazardous for recreational boaters. The Allegheny
County Health Department also issues a daily river water advisory
report indicating the suitability of water quality on various water
activities. Please visit  WWW.ACHD.NET for more information.

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LAT...LON 4043 7999 4045 8005 4047 8003 4045 8001
      4046 7999 4045 7998

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