770  
WUUS51 KPBZ 152217  
SVRPBZ  
PAC003-125-129-152300-  
/O.NEW.KPBZ.SV.W.0136.180715T2217Z-180715T2300Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
617 PM EDT SUN JUL 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
SOUTHWESTERN ALLEGHENY COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
SOUTHWESTERN WESTMORELAND COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 616 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER MCMURRAY,  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 60 MPH AND QUARTER-SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS POSSIBLE. EXPECT WIND  
DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES, RESULTING IN SOME POWER  
OUTAGES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
MCMURRAY... GASTONVILLE...  
CHARLEROI... BENTLEYVILLE...  
NEW EAGLE... WICKERHAM MANOR-FISHER...  
BAIDLAND... NORTH CHARLEROI...  
SPEERS... ELLSWORTH...  
EIGHTY FOUR... COKEBURG...  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 70 IN PENNSYLVANIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 26  
AND 36.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
CONTINUOUS CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 
MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING.  
 
PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER BY CALLING 412-262-1988, POSTING TO  
THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4007 8008 4027 8015 4030 8006 4014 7989  
4013 7989  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2216Z 331DEG 11KT 4026 8008  
 
HAIL...1.00IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
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