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THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE MAHONING RIVER AT LEAVITTSBURG.
* AT 4:15 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 10.7 FEET THIS MORNING.
THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THIS AFTERNOON.
* AT 10.0 FEET...LOWLAND FLOODING WILL OCCUR NEAR THE TOWN OF
LEAVITTSBURG.

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LAT...LON 4123 8100 4124 8092 4129 8084 4121 8086
4116 8100

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