River Statement
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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
1028 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

...A Recreational Boaters Advisory is in effect for the Pittsburgh
Pool of the Allegheny River...Monongahela River...Ohio River until
Sunday April 19, 2015...

High flows...Fast currents and debris may create hazardous conditions
for recreational boaters in Allegheny County on the Allegheny
River...Monongahela River...Ohio River.

Given the weather this year, there is an early start to the
recreational boating season. The US Army Corp of Engineers have
indicated that the marker and warning buoys have not been deployed to
mark the restricted zones around the Lock and Dams.  Please use extra
caution.

During the recreational boating season through September 30...The
National Weather Service in coordination with the United States Coast
Guard and Pittsburgh River Rescue issues this advisory when
conditions may be hazardous for recreational boaters. The Allegheny
County Health Department also issues a daily river water advisory
report...Indicating the suitability of water quality on various water
activities. Please visit  WWW.ACHD.NET for more information.

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LAT...LON 4043 7999 4045 8005 4047 8003 4045 8001
      4046 7999 4045 7998

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