Event extended (time). Flash Flood Warning from 9/1/2021 6:26 PM to 8:30 PM EDT for Southern PA. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 830 pm EDT, Sep 1st 2021
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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service State College PA
626 PM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021
...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR SOUTHERN ADAMS COUNTY...
The National Weather Service in State College has extended the
* Flash Flood Warning for...
Adams County in south central Pennsylvania...
* Until 830 PM EDT.
* At 626 PM EDT, emergency management reported ongoing flooding from
heavy rain in Adams County. Between 5 and 7 inches of rain have
fallen. Additional rainfall amounts up to 1 inch is possible in
the warned area. Flash flooding is already occurring.
This is a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for Southern Adams County. This is
a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW!
HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms
producing flash flooding.
SOURCE...Emergency management reported.
IMPACT...This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK
HIGHER GROUND NOW! Life threatening flash flooding of
low water crossings, small creeks and streams, urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses.
* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Hanover, Gettysburg, Hampton, Littlestown, Carroll Valley,
McSherrystown, Lake Meade, Bonneauville, New Oxford, East Berlin,
Lake Heritage, Biglerville, Abbottstown, York Springs,
Heidlersburg, Hunterstown, Fairfield, Two Taverns, Gettysburg
National Military Park and Gettysburg College.
Move to higher ground now! This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
LAT...LON 3972 7742 3976 7741 3995 7724 4005 7710
4003 7707 4001 7702 3994 7697 3993 7697
3992 7697 3990 7698 3989 7698 3988 7697
3987 7696 3986 7696 3985 7698 3983 7699
3983 7700 3972 7700
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CATASTROPHIC
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