508  
WGUS81 KCTP 220132  
FLSCTP  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA  
932 PM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
PAC071-220430-  
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LANCASTER PA-  
932 PM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS  
FOR...  
NORTHERN LANCASTER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT  
 
* AT 922 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED LOCALLY VERY HEAVY RAIN  
CONTINUING TO FALL DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. RADAR ESTIMATED THAT  
BETWEEN 3 AND 3.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN SINCE EARLY THIS  
EVENING IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN LANCASTER  
COUNTY, WITH IMMEDIATE SURROUNDING AREAS SEEING 1 TO 2 INCHES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES IS EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS  
THE ADVISORY AREA BETWEEN 930 PM AND 1130 PM TONIGHT. THIS  
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS,  
AND MINOR FLOODING ADJACENT TO SOME SMALL STREAMS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
AKRON, EPHRATA, EAST PETERSBURG, MOUNT JOY, NEW HOLLAND, MANHEIM,  
LANCASTER, LITITZ, ELIZABETHTOWN AND LEACOCK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4010 7594 4004 7594 4000 7596 3997 7617  
4007 7645 4018 7662 4023 7646 4025 7631  
4031 7615 4014 7587  
 

 
 
LAMBERT  
 
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