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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
758 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

PAC069-127-310130-
/O.CON.KBGM.FF.W.0009.000000T0000Z-160731T0130Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LACKAWANNA PA-WAYNE PA-
758 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN LACKAWANNA AND SOUTHWESTERN WAYNE COUNTIES...

AT 753 PM EDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED HEAVY RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS IN
MOSCOW AND STERLING PENNSYLVANIA. UP TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN.

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MOSCOW...STERLING...LEHIGH...ANGELS...MOUNT COBB...GREENTOWN...
ARLINGTON...JESSUP...DRINKER...QUICKTOWN...WIMMERS...NEWFOUNDLAND...
FELLS CORNERS AND DALEVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4145 7553 4142 7525 4137 7526 4137 7533
      4138 7534 4137 7535 4135 7534 4134 7535
      4134 7532 4133 7531 4127 7534 4126 7555

$$

KAH

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
700 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

PAC069-079-310315-
/O.CON.KBGM.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160731T0315Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LUZERNE PA-LACKAWANNA PA-
700 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1115 PM EDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN LUZERNE AND CENTRAL LACKAWANNA COUNTIES...

AT 658 PM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A
THUNDERSTORM OVER DUNMORE, TAYLOR,AND SCRANTON. UP TO THREE INCHES
OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
SHORTLY.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SCRANTON...WILKES-BARRE...PITTSTON...DUNMORE...OLD FORGE...
DICKSON CITY...MOOSIC...OLYPHANT...WEST WYOMING...MOSCOW...
ELMHURST...GLENDALE...TAYLOR...EXETER...DURYEA...WEST PITTSTON...
JESSUP...THROOP...WYOMING AND DUPONT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

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.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 7585 4146 7581 4147 7581 4145 7553
      4126 7555

$$

KAH

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