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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 7:29 AM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Guernsey County in east central Ohio...
Monroe County in east central Ohio...
southeastern Tuscarawas County in east central Ohio...
Noble County in east central Ohio...
southern Harrison County in east central Ohio...
southern Jefferson County in east central Ohio...
Muskingum County in east central Ohio...
Belmont County in east central Ohio...
southern Beaver County in western Pennsylvania...
Allegheny County in southwestern Pennsylvania...
Greene County in southwestern Pennsylvania...
southwestern Armstrong County in west central Pennsylvania...
northern Fayette County in southwestern Pennsylvania...
Washington County in southwestern Pennsylvania...
southwestern Indiana County in west central Pennsylvania...
Westmoreland County in southwestern Pennsylvania...
Ohio County in northern West Virginia...
Marshall County in northern West Virginia...
Brooke County in northern West Virginia...

* until 430 PM EST Thursday.

* At 728 am EST, radar indicated heavy rain in the warned area.

Flooding... expected.

Estimated rainfall... up to 1 inch.

Additional rainfall... up to 1 inch.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Pittsburgh... Penn Hills...
Mount Lebanon... Bethel Park...
Ross township... Wheeling...
McCandless township... Monroeville...
Zanesville... Moon Township...
McMurray... Greensburg...

Please report flooding by calling 412-262-1988, posting to
the NWS Pittsburgh facebook Page, or using twitter @nwspittsburgh.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Runoff from heavy rainfall will flood small streams, poor-drainage
areas and low-lying spots.


Lat... Lon 4011 8172 4022 8166 4021 8134 4042 8061
      4040 8052 4048 8052 4049 8034 4067 8015
      4067 7969 4075 7938 4011 7927 3972 8047
      3972 8083 3954 8104 3965 8145 3958 8147
      3959 8159 3975 8164 3977 8207 3991 8223




Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 6:19 AM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Ohio River at Pike Island
* from Saturday morning to Sunday morning.
* At 6:00 am Thursday the stage was 28.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Saturday morning.





315 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch in effect through this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of east central Ohio, Pennsylvania,
and West Virginia, including the following areas, in east
central Ohio, Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton,
Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe, Muskingum, Noble, and
Tuscarawas. In Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver,
Butler, Fayette, Fayette ridges, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson,
Washington, Westmoreland, and Westmoreland ridges. In West
Virginia, Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, and Wetzel.

* Through this afternoon

* rainfall of 1 to 1.5 inches is possible today.

* Ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 6:19 AM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Ohio River at Pike Island
* from Saturday morning to Sunday morning.
* At 6:00 am Thursday the stage was 28.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Saturday morning.





315 am EST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch in effect through this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of east central Ohio, Pennsylvania,
and West Virginia, including the following areas, in east
central Ohio, Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton,
Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe, Muskingum, Noble, and
Tuscarawas. In Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver,
Butler, Fayette, Fayette ridges, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson,
Washington, Westmoreland, and Westmoreland ridges. In West
Virginia, Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, and Wetzel.

* Through this afternoon

* rainfall of 1 to 1.5 inches is possible today.

* Ground is very saturated and water levels in local streams
remain high.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.