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WGUS51 KPBZ 052254  
FFWPBZ  
PAC019-073-085-121-060200-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
654 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHERN MERCER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
SOUTHWESTERN VENANGO COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
NORTHERN BUTLER COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...  
LAWRENCE COUNTY IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 654 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...  
NEW CASTLE, GROVE CITY, SHANOR-NORTHVUE, SLIPPERY ROCK, NEW  
WILMINGTON, OAKWOOD, NEW CASTLE NORTHWEST, NEW BEAVER, PULASKI,  
BESSEMER, NEW BEDFORD, HARRISVILLE, PLAIN GROVE TOWNSHIP, SOUTH  
NEW CASTLE, CLINTONVILLE, WEST LIBERTY, EAU CLAIRE, HARLANSBURG,  
PORTERSVILLE AND BARKEYVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4113 8051 4128 7972 4094 7977 4089 8048  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL RATE...1-1.5 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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