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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:28 PM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 500 PM EST for Garrett...
southern Washington... southern Westmoreland... Greene... Fayette...
Monongalia... eastern Wetzel... northern Tucker... Preston and Marion
counties...


* between 1.5 and 2.5 inches of rain fell this morning across the
warned area... resulting in widespread flooding.

Although heavy rain has largely ended, observations show area
rivers, creeks, and streams are still responding to the significant
rainfall. Therefore the areal Flood Warning remains in effect.

Please continue to heed Road closures.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Morgantown... Greensburg...
Fairmont... Washington...
Uniontown... Latrobe...
Connellsville... Waynesburg...
Westover... Kingwood...
Mountain Lake Park... Mannington...

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

Turn around, don't drown. Most flood fatalities occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3948 7907 3919 7949 3919 7929 3915 7933
      3924 7985 3943 7989 3945 7994 3939 8009
      3946 8050 4020 8051 4018 7981 4042 7921
      4037 7910 4041 7898 3986 7942 3979 7935
      3978 7939 3972 7939 3972 7893



Wind Advisory

Statement as of 12:44 PM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 9:00 AM EST on March 02, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am EST
Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am EST
Thursday.

* Winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Period of strongest winds...

* impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs... trees... and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs... trees... and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph or gusts to 45 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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



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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:59 AM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017


... Monthly climate data for February 2017...

********* Pittsburgh monthly summary **********

The Pittsburgh PA climate summary for the month of February, 2017.
The maximum temperature for the period was 76. The normal maximum
temperature is 37. The record maximum temperature is 77 degrees
which was set in 1900. The minimum temperature was 13. The record
minimum temperature is -20 degrees which was set in 1899. The
average temperature was 40.6 degrees which is 9.5 degrees above the
normal average temperature of 31.1 degrees. The maximum temperature
did not exceed 90 degrees. The minimum temperature dropped below 32
degrees on 17 days this period. A total of 1.46 inches of
precipitation fell during the period which is 0.93 inches below the
normal amount of 2.39. 10 days with greater than or equal to 0.01
inches of precipitation were observed. 0.10 inches of precipitation
or greater fell on 4 days. There were no days with precipitation
greater than or equal to 0.50 inches. There were no days with
precipitation greater than or equal to 1.00 inches. The maximum 24
hour precipitation was 0.50 inches between February 6 and 7th. The
average daily precipitation for the period was 0.05 inches. A total
of 6.7 inches of . The normal amount of snowfall is 10.3 inches.
There were 675 heating degree days this period which is 273 below
the normal amount of 948 days. The mean wind for the period was 9
miles per hour. The maximum wind was 41 miles per hour from the
northwest and occurred on February 12. The maximum wind gust was 55
miles per hour from the northwest and occurred on February 12.



859 am EST Wed Mar 1 2017

... Monthly climate data for February 2017...

********* Pittsburgh monthly summary **********

The Pittsburgh PA climate summary for the month of February, 2017.
The maximum temperature for the period was 76. The normal maximum
temperature is 37. The record maximum temperature is 77 degrees
which was set in 1900. The minimum temperature was 13. The record
minimum temperature is -20 degrees which was set in 1899. The
average temperature was 40.6 degrees which is 9.5 degrees above the
normal average temperature of 31.1 degrees. The maximum temperature
did not exceed 90 degrees. The minimum temperature dropped below 32
degrees on 17 days this period. A total of 1.46 inches of
precipitation fell during the period which is 0.93 inches below the
normal amount of 2.39. 10 days with greater than or equal to 0.01
inches of precipitation were observed. 0.10 inches of precipitation
or greater fell on 4 days. There were no days with precipitation
greater than or equal to 0.50 inches. There were no days with
precipitation greater than or equal to 1.00 inches. The maximum 24
hour precipitation was 0.50 inches between February 6 and 7th. The
average daily precipitation for the period was 0.05 inches. A total
of 6.7 inches of . The normal amount of snowfall is 10.3 inches.
There were 675 heating degree days this period which is 273 below
the normal amount of 948 days. The mean wind for the period was 9
miles per hour. The maximum wind was 41 miles per hour from the
northwest and occurred on February 12. The maximum wind gust was 55
miles per hour from the northwest and occurred on February 12.


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Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
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California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
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Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
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Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
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Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
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Louisiana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Maine - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning
New Hampshire - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory , High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Vermont - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
- Severe Thunderstorm Watch
- Gale Warning

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