Flood Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service State College PA
443 PM EDT Thu Jul 11 2019

PAC071-133-112345-
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Lancaster PA-York PA-
443 PM EDT Thu Jul 11 2019

The National Weather Service in State College PA has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Lancaster County in south central Pennsylvania...
  Southeastern York County in south central Pennsylvania...

* Until 745 PM EDT.

* At 439 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to an inch of rain has already fallen. Continued thunderstorms
  moving across the area could produce another inch of two of
  rainfall.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Lancaster, Ephrata, Millersville, Willow Street, New Holland,
  Akron, Leola, Paradise, Denver, Reamstown, Rothsville, Strasburg,
  Quarryville, Gap, Adamstown, Terre Hill, Delta, Wakefield,
  Churchtown and Leacock.

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
streams and creeks, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses
as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying spots.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 4005 7636 4024 7616 4026 7606 4014 7587
      4010 7594 4004 7594 3996 7599 3987 7599
      3985 7602 3981 7603 3973 7610 3974 7611
      3972 7614 3972 7652

$$

Jung



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