Flood Warning
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
554 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

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CLEARFIELD PA-
554 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CLEARFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 553 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  FLOODING. THIS STORM WILL BE FOLLOWED BY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  MOVING INTO AREA FROM THE WEST.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OSCEOLA MILLS...CHESTER HILL...HOUTZDALE...JEFFRIES...IRVONA...
  COALPORT...RAMEY...BRISBIN...WESTOVER...MAHAFFEY...BURNSIDE...GLEN
  HOPE...LUMBER CITY AND NEW WASHINGTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4097 7880 4089 7822 4088 7825 4088 7824
      4085 7827 4085 7829 4083 7830 4081 7833
      4077 7835 4076 7838 4073 7836 4072 7880
      4076 7881

$$

JUNG


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