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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:56 PM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 10:45 PM EDT on May 28, 2017


The National Weather Service in State College PA has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Central Somerset County in south central Pennsylvania...

* until 1045 PM EDT

* at 750 PM EDT, public and emergency management reported flooding
in and around the town of Somerset. Two to four inches of rain has
fallen over a wide area leading to numerous Road closures, water
rescues and small streams and creeks running out of their banks.
And additional half to one inch of rain will fall through 10 PM
over the warning area before activity tapers off to just scattered
light showers. Runoff problems will continue for several hours due
to the heavy rain.


* Some locations that will or are experiencing flooding include...
Somerset, Berlin, New Centerville, Friedens, Acosta, Casselman,
Garrett, Shanksville, Seven Springs and Rockwood.

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

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 4009 7926 4010 7923 4012 7921 4012 7919
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La corte


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:19 AM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on 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.



Lambert/tyburski


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:19 AM EDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on 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.



Lambert/tyburski


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