Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
418 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

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ADAMS PA-LEBANON PA-SCHUYLKILL PA-YORK PA-DAUPHIN PA-LANCASTER PA-
418 AM EDT MON SEP 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ADAMS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LEBANON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  CENTRAL SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  YORK COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  SOUTHERN DAUPHIN COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 715 AM EDT

* AT 415 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR
  ESTIMATES THAT GENERALLY ABOUT 1 INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE
  LAST TWO HOURS OVER PORTIONS OF THE REGION...BUT SOME EMBEDDED
  THUNDERSTORMS HAVE PRODUCED LOCALLY OVER 2 INCHES OF RAIN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WEIGELSTOWN...PARKVILLE...POTTSVILLE...MOUNT JOY...MYERSTOWN...
  LEBANON...MANHEIM...ST. CLAIR...SCHUYLKILL HAVEN...ANNVILLE...
  HANOVER...GETTYSBURG...MIDDLETOWN...HUMMELSTOWN...MINERSVILLE...
  MILLERSVILLE...DALLASTOWN...HERSHEY...COLONIAL PARK AND LANCASTER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA IN THE NEXT
HOUR OR TWO...BUT SOME AREAS AFFECTED BY HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING
THUNDERSTORMS COULD SEE AN ADDITIONAL 2 INCHES. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN
WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3972 7746 4000 7727 4015 7703 4016 7691
      4020 7693 4022 7686 4025 7688 4046 7668
      4089 7597 4074 7576 4064 7599 4057 7602
      4049 7644 4014 7587 4011 7594 3987 7599
      3988 7600 3973 7610

$$

JUNG



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