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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
445 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

PAC037-107-231145-
/O.NEW.KCTP.FA.Y.0112.140823T0845Z-140823T1145Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
COLUMBIA PA-SCHUYLKILL PA-
445 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN COLUMBIA COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...
  EASTERN SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 745 AM EDT

* AT 438 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN FALLING ACROSS
  THE AREA...WITH ESTIMATES OF UP TO ONE INCH HAVING ALREADY FALLEN.
  RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 6 AM...AND WILL LEAD
  TO URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN SOME SPOTS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BLOOMSBURG...POTTSVILLE...BERWICK...TAMAQUA...SHENANDOAH...MAHANOY
  CITY...FRACKVILLE...ST. CLAIR...ORWIGSBURG...MCADOO...PORT
  CARBON...GIRARDVILLE...HOMETOWN...MIFFLINVILLE...TUSCARORA...
  LIGHTSTREET...NEW PHILADELPHIA...ALMEDIA...ONEIDA AND GRIER CITY-
  PARK CREST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4070 7583 4064 7599 4058 7601 4058 7607
      4056 7608 4102 7649 4114 7623 4104 7623
      4095 7621 4090 7603 4091 7600 4081 7588
      4074 7576

$$

JUNG


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
500 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

PAZ042-053-058-231015-
COLUMBIA-SCHUYLKILL-SULLIVAN-
500 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.NOW...
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH SUNRISE. SOME OF THE RAIN WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY...AND MAY
PRODUCE LOCALIZED PONDING OF WATER IN LOW SPOTS ON ROADS. DRIVERS
SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE POSSIBILITY OF STANDING WATER IN DIPS AND
UNDERPASSES.
$$

JUNG

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
500 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

PAZ024>028-033>037-041-046-049>052-056-057-059-063>066-231015-
ADAMS-BEDFORD-BLAIR-CAMBRIA-CUMBERLAND-DAUPHIN-FRANKLIN-FULTON-
HUNTINGDON-JUNIATA-LANCASTER-LEBANON-MIFFLIN-MONTOUR-
NORTHERN LYCOMING-NORTHUMBERLAND-PERRY-SNYDER-SOMERSET-
SOUTHERN LYCOMING-TIOGA-UNION-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTOONA...HARRISBURG...JOHNSTOWN...
LANCASTER...WILLIAMSPORT...YORK
500 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.NOW...
WHILE MOST AREAS WILL REMAIN RAIN FREE...A FEW SHOWERS WILL SLOWLY
DRIFT ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH SUNRISE. SOME OF THESE SHOWERS WILL
PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...WITH UP TO AN INCH IN AN HOUR POSSIBLE.
THIS MAY PRODUCE PONDING OF WATER IN LOW SPOTS ON ROADS...AND DRIVERS
SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE POSSIBILITY OF STANDING WATER IN DIPS AND
UNDERPASSES.
$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
349 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

PAZ054-055-060>062-231000-
CARBON-MONROE-BERKS-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JIM THORPE...STROUDSBURG...READING...
ALLENTOWN...BETHLEHEM...EASTON
349 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.NOW...
A BROAD AREA OF SHOWERS WILL MOVE OVER THE POCONOS AND LEHIGH
VALLEY THROUGH 6 AM. RAIN AMOUNTS THROUGH 6 AM WILL GENERALLY BE A
QUARTER INCH OR LESS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD BE AFFECTED
INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO READING...JIM THORPE...AND
ALLENTOWN.

$$

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