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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:25 AM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of south central Pennsylvania... including the
following areas... Adams... Bedford... Blair... Cambria... Cumberland...
Franklin... Fulton... Huntingdon... Juniata... Mifflin... Perry...
Somerset and York.

* Periods of heavy rain will continue into Friday morning.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected with
localized amounts up to 6 inches possible.

* Small streams and creeks will be most susceptible to flooding
along with poor drainage and urban areas. Mainstem river
flooding is not expected at this time. Abnormally dry conditions
and below normal streamflows preceding the heavy rain event may
mitigate the flooding impacts to some extent across the watch
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding on small
streams... creeks... poor drainage... urban and low-lying areas
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.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:54 AM EDT on September 29, 2016


The following are unofficial rainfall reports through 10am on
Thursday. This summary is also available on our home Page at
weather.Gov/statecollege

********************storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Pennsylvania

... Adams County...
   Fountain Dale 3.64 753 am 9/29 AWOS
   1 WSW Carroll Valley 3.21 731 am 9/29 cwop
   W Orrtanna 2.69 700 am 9/29 cocorahs
   1 NNE Fairfield 2.48 800 am 9/29 cocorahs
   1 S Cashtown 1s 2.44 900 am 9/29 co-op observer
   2 WSW Biglerville 2.44 800 am 9/29 cocorahs
   5 SW Gettysburg 2.28 700 am 9/29 cocorahs
   3 WSW Biglerville 2.18 700 am 9/29 cocorahs
   Biglerville 1.98 900 am 9/29 co-op observer

... Bedford County...
   Saxton 1.92 752 am 9/29 cwop
   4 S Everett 1.24 815 am 9/29 cocorahs
   Everett 1.16 900 am 9/29 co-op observer

... Blair County...
   Williamsburg 1.36 900 am 9/29 co-op observer
   Altoona Airport 1.33 800 am 9/29 IFLOWS

... Centre County...
   Stormstown 1.69 930 am 9/29 public
   Park Forest 1.50 930 am 9/29 public
   3 WNW Park Forest 1.28 751 am 9/29 cwop
   State College 1.17 900 am 9/29 co-op observer
   2 ENE State College 1.02 900 am 9/29 cocorahs

... Clinton County...
   Coffin Rock 1.19 800 am 9/29 IFLOWS

... Cumberland County...
   Pine Grove Furnace 2.18 900 am 9/29 co-op observer

... Franklin County...
   SSE Greencastle 1.41 800 am 9/29 cocorahs
   3 WNW Mont Alto 1.29 749 am 9/29 cwop
   2 NNE Rouzerville 1.13 755 am 9/29 cwop

... Huntingdon County...
   Raystown Lake - dam 1.76 900 am 9/29 co-op observer
   Huntingdon 1.12 800 am 9/29 IFLOWS
   raytwon lake 1.11 800 am 9/29 IFLOWS

... Mifflin County...
   Lewistown 1.14 900 am 9/29 co-op observer

... Perry County...
   Big Knob RAWS 1.85 800 am 9/29 IFLOWS
   Big Knob 1.62 708 am 9/29 RAWS

... Somerset County...
   1 E Glencoe 1.14 900 am 9/29 co-op observer

... York County...
   4 NE Glen Rock 1.20 700 am 9/29 cocorahs

&&

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:9/29/2016, 753 am, PA, Adams, Fountain Dale, , , 39.73000, -77.43000, rain, 3.64, inch, AWOS,
:9/29/2016, 731 am, PA, Adams, Carroll Valley, 1, WSW, 39.74217, -77.40417, rain, 3.21, inch, cwop,
:9/29/2016, 700 am, PA, Adams, Orrtanna, , W, 39.84450, -77.36672, rain, 2.69, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Adams, Fairfield, 1, NNE, 39.80106, -77.36064, rain, 2.48, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Adams, Cashtown 1s, 1, S, 39.87000, -77.35860, rain, 2.44, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Adams, Biglerville, 2, WSW, 39.91471, -77.27928, rain, 2.44, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 700 am, PA, Adams, Gettysburg, 5, SW, 39.77394, -77.29035, rain, 2.28, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 700 am, PA, Adams, Biglerville, 3, WSW, 39.91978, -77.30131, rain, 2.18, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Adams, Biglerville, , , 39.93330, -77.25000, rain, 1.98, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 752 am, PA, Bedford, Saxton, , , 40.22017, -78.23683, rain, 1.92, inch, cwop,
:9/29/2016, 815 am, PA, Bedford, Everett, 4, S, 39.95388, -78.36095, rain, 1.24, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Bedford, Everett, , , 40.01360, -78.36530, rain, 1.16, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Blair, Williamsburg, , , 40.46670, -78.20000, rain, 1.36, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Blair, Altoona Airport, , , 40.29640, -78.32000, rain, 1.33, inch, IFLOWS,
:9/29/2016, 930 am, PA, centre, Stormstown, , , 40.79339, -78.01667, rain, 1.69, inch, public,
:9/29/2016, 930 am, PA, Centre, Park Forest, , , 40.80100, -77.90970, rain, 1.50, inch, public,
:9/29/2016, 751 am, PA, Centre, Park Forest, 3, WNW, 40.82133, -77.96617, rain, 1.28, inch, cwop,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, centre, State College, , , 40.80000, -77.86670, rain, 1.17, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, centre, State College, 2, ENE, 40.80670, -77.81670, rain, 1.02, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Clinton, Coffin Rock, , , 41.23780, -77.75170, rain, 1.19, inch, IFLOWS,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Cumberland, Pine Grove Furnace, , , 40.03330, -77.30000, rain, 2.18, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Franklin, Greencastle, , SSE, 39.78658, -77.72525, rain, 1.41, inch, cocorahs,
:9/29/2016, 749 am, PA, Franklin, Mont Alto, 3, WNW, 39.86633, -77.60683, rain, 1.29, inch, cwop,
:9/29/2016, 755 am, PA, Franklin, Rouzerville, 2, NNE, 39.76280, -77.51755, rain, 1.13, inch, cwop,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Huntingdon, Raystown Lake - dam, , , 40.43500, -78.00720, rain, 1.76, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Huntingdon, Huntingdon, , , 40.48470, -78.01920, rain, 1.12, inch, IFLOWS,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Huntingdon, raytwon lake, , , 40.43500, -78.00720, rain, 1.11, inch, IFLOWS,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Mifflin, Lewistown, , , 40.58330, -77.56670, rain, 1.14, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 800 am, PA, Perry, Big Knob RAWS, , , 40.35750, -77.54780, rain, 1.85, inch, IFLOWS,
:9/29/2016, 708 am, PA, Perry, Big Knob, , , 40.35750, -77.54778, rain, 1.62, inch, RAWS,
:9/29/2016, 900 am, PA, Somerset, Glencoe, 1, E, 39.82560, -78.83000, rain, 1.14, inch, co-op observer,
:9/29/2016, 700 am, PA, York, Glen Rock, 4, NE, 39.82945, -76.66911, rain, 1.20, inch, cocorahs,


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