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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
650 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL WESTMORELAND COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 650 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1.5 AND 2.5 INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE FALLEN. THE EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE IS 1 TO 1.5 INCHES IN  
1 HOUR. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GREENSBURG, LATROBE, MCCHESNEYTOWN-LOYALHANNA, DERRY, LAWSON  
HEIGHTS, CALUMET-NORVELT, NEW ALEXANDRIA, YOUNGSTOWN AND CRABTREE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4041 7947 4036 7926 4015 7939 4020 7959  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1-1.5 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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