Wednesday, September 22, 2021

WEATHER ALERT: Flash Flood Watch Issued for Thursday, 2 to 4 Inches of Rain Possible


The National Weather Service in State College has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Thursday.

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of central Pennsylvania, including the following areas, Adams, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northern Lycoming, Northumberland, Perry, Schuylkill, Snyder, Southern Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga, Union and York.

* From Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night.

* Heavy rain is expected Thursday afternoon into Thursday night. Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches are forecast with locally higher amounts possible.

* Flash flooding is possible especially in urban areas and along small streams and creeks.