Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
119 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

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ADAMS PA-FRANKLIN PA-LEBANON PA-YORK PA-CUMBERLAND PA-DAUPHIN PA-
LANCASTER PA-JUNIATA PA-PERRY PA-
119 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  RAIN AND SNOWMELT IN...
  ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  FRANKLIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LEBANON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  JUNIATA COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  PERRY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 800 AM EST THURSDAY

* AT 107 AM EST...AUTOMATED REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE THAT NUMEROUS
  SMALL STREAMS WERE RISING QUICKLY...NEARING OR EXCEEDING BANKFULL
  IN SOME LOCATIONS. THE SIGNIFICANT RISES ON THESE STREAMS IS THE
  RESULT OF SNOWMELT...COMBINED WITH SLIGHTLY OVER ONE INCH OF RAIN
  THAT HAS FALLEN OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS. WATER LEVELS ON THESE
  QUICKLY RESPONDING SMALL STREAMS SHOULD BEGIN CRESTING SOON SINCE
  NO ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL OCCUR AND COOLER...DRIER AIR WILL BE
  MOVING INTO THE REGION TODAY. THERE IS LITTLE THREAT AT THIS TIME
  FOR MORE WIDESPREAD OR SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING AND PERHAPS ONE
  OR TWO SECONDARY ROAD CLOSURES INCLUDE... YORK
  CHAMBERSBURG...WEIGELSTOWN...NEW CUMBERLAND...PARKVILLE...MOUNT
  JOY...ENOLA...MYERSTOWN...LEBANON...MANHEIM...SHIPPENSBURG...
  ANNVILLE...HANOVER...GETTYSBURG...LEMOYNE...MIDDLETOWN...
  HUMMELSTOWN...MILLERSVILLE...MECHANICSBURG...DALLASTOWN AND
  HERSHEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4026 7770 4038 7775 4062 7749 4069 7730
      4069 7711 4064 7700 4065 7694 4061 7692
      4066 7670 4014 7588 4011 7594 3987 7599
      3988 7600 3973 7610 3972 7810

$$

LAMBERT/MARTIN


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