Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued May 31 at 6:44PM EDT expiring May 31 at 9:45PM EDT by NWS State College PA

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS State College PA
Issued: 2015-05-31T18:44:51-04:00
Expires: 2015-05-31T21:45:00-04:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 9:45 PM EDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
NORTHEASTERN SCHUYLKILL COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA…

* UNTIL 945 PM EDT

* AT 643 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
MAHANOY CITY…TAMAQUA…BRANDONVILLE…COALDALE…DELANO…GRIER
CITY-PARK CREST…HOMETOWN…LOCUST LAKE STATE PARK…
MCKEANSBURG…MCADOO…NEW PHILADELPHIA…ONEIDA…ORWIGSBURG…
SHEPPTON…SNYDERS…TUSCARORA…BROCKTON…DEER LAKE…KASKA AND
KELAYRES.
Instruction: TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Schuylkill

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-854278-823870
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings