Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1220 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

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DAUPHIN PA-YORK PA-LEBANON PA-ADAMS PA-LANCASTER PA-SCHUYLKILL PA-
1220 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LEBANON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT

* AT 1212 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED TORRENTIAL RAIN FROM
  NUMEROUS SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS...FALLING AT THE RATE OF 2 TO 3
  INCHES PER HOUR. THIS EXCESSIVE RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. THE LEADING EDGE OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS WAS
  LOCATION FROM MAHANOY CITY...TO PINE GROVE...CLEONA...MANHEIM...
  NEW SALEM AND LITTLESTOWN. LOCATIONS THAT SEE RAIN FALLING FOR
  OVER AN HOUR COULD SEE MORE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  AKRON...ANNVILLE...COLUMBIA...CORNWALL...DALLASTOWN...EAST
  PETERSBURG...ELIZABETHTOWN...EPHRATA...FRACKVILLE...HANOVER...
  HERSHEY...HUMMELSTOWN...LANCASTER...LEBANON...LITITZ...MAHANOY
  CITY...MANHEIM...MIDDLETOWN...MILLERSVILLE AND MINERSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4072 7634 4092 7608 4091 7600 4074 7576
      4064 7599 4057 7602 4049 7644 4014 7587
      4011 7594 3987 7599 3988 7600 3976 7606
      3973 7610 3972 7618 3972 7720 3973 7720

$$

LAMBERT



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