Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
449 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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SCHUYLKILL PA-
449 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 448 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.
  ANOTHER INCH OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE IN THE ADVISORY AREA BEFORE THE
  THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OUT OF THE REGION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SCHUYLKILL HAVEN...POTTSVILLE...TAMAQUA...ST. CLAIR...RENNINGERS...
  PORT CARBON...NEW PHILADELPHIA...ORWIGSBURG...PINE GROVE...
  FRIEDENSBURG...SNYDERS...MCKEANSBURG...COALDALE...BROCKTON...
  LANDINGVILLE...MIDDLEPORT...SUMMIT STATION...LAKE WYNONAH...
  DEER LAKE AND PORT CLINTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 4070 7583 4064 7599 4057 7602 4058 7604
      4057 7605 4058 7607 4057 7608 4056 7611
      4053 7617 4052 7626 4052 7634 4050 7644
      4055 7652 4083 7589 4074 7576

$$

JUNG



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