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Flood Watch
National Weather Service State College PA
1119 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

...Locally very heavy rain possible this afternoon and evening
from slow moving and training showers and thunderstorms...

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Somerset-Bedford-
Including the cities of Somerset and Bedford
1119 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in State College has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of central Pennsylvania,
  including the following areas, Bedford and Somerset.

* Until 10 PM EDT this evening

* Locally very heavy rain of over one inch in just 30 minutes
  will fall from slow moving showers and thunderstorms as they
  drift from southwest to northeast across the region this
  afternoon and evening.

* Rainfall amounts of just 1 to 1.5 inches in an hour, or 1.5 to 2
  inches in a 3 hour period would be enough to greatly increase
  the threat for flash flooding given the already very moist
  ground from recent rainfall.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Review flood safety and preparedness information at
tadd.weather.gov.

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Lambert/Tyburski

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