Issued by NWS
FGUS81 KPBZ 111501
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1101 AM EDT WED MAY 11 2016
...A Recreational Boaters Advisory is in effect for the Pittsburgh
Pool of the Ohio River until Sunday May 14, 2016...
Runoff from the anticipated rainfall over the next 48 hours will
produce rises of two to four feet on the Upper Ohio river beginning
Thursday morning. Conditions will fluctuate initially on Thursday,
but will become hazardous Friday morning through Sunday afternoon.
High flows...Fast currents and debris may create hazardous conditions
for recreational boaters in Allegheny County on the 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.
LAT...LON 4043 7999 4045 8005 4047 8003 4045 8001
4046 7999 4045 7998