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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service State College PA
1003 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...Flash Flooding possible Friday afternoon into Saturday
morning..

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/O.CON.KCTP.FF.A.0002.190419T1800Z-190420T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Juniata-Franklin-Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Southern Lycoming-Union-Snyder-Montour-Northumberland-Columbia-
Perry-Dauphin-Schuylkill-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Mifflintown, Chambersburg, Mansfield,
Wellsboro, Trout Run, Laporte, Williamsport, Lewisburg,
Selinsgrove, Danville, Sunbury, Shamokin, Bloomsburg, Berwick,
Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey, Pottsville, Lebanon, Carlisle,
Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
1003 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of central Pennsylvania, including the following
  areas, Adams, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin,
  Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northern Lycoming,
  Northumberland, Perry, Schuylkill, Snyder, Southern Lycoming,
  Sullivan, Tioga, Union, and York.

* From Friday afternoon through Saturday morning

* A cold front will bring the potential for heavy showers and
  thunderstorms. Some of which could cause localized flooding.

* Flooding of normal low lying and poor drainage areas, as well
  as along some of the regional streams and creeks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means there is a potential for Flash Flooding
based on current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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

&&

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