Flood Warning Issued
|Sent||Fri, May 6 @ 9:19pm|
Flood Warning issued May 6 at 9:11PM EDT until May 7 at 3:15AM EDT by NWS Pittsburgh PA
* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected.
* WHERE...A portion of southwest Pennsylvania, including the
following county, Westmoreland.
* WHEN...Until 315 AM EDT Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying
and flood-prone locations is occurring.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 911 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
shortly in the warned area. Between 1.5 and 2.5 inches of
rain have fallen.
- Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Greensburg, Jeannette, Murrysville, Mount Pleasant, Irwin,
Manor, Youngwood, Delmont, West Newton, New Stanton, Calumet-
Norvelt, Export, Saltsburg, North Irwin, New Alexandria,
Penn, Smithton, Madison, Arona and Hunker.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
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