Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Chester (PAC029) Pennsylvania Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning Flood Warning - Chester County (Pennsylvania)


Updated:   Tue 14-Aug-18 04:22am EDT

Effective: Tue 14-Aug-18 04:22am EDT

Expires:   Tue 14-Aug-18 11:00pm EDT

Severity:  Moderate

Urgency:   Expected

Certainty: Likely

Status:   Actual

Type:     Alert

Category: Met


Areas affected:

Chester; Montgomery; Philadelphia

Instructions:

Safety message...do not attempt to drive through flooded areas. The water may be deeper than you think it is.

Message summary:

...the flood warning continues for the schuylkill river from pottstown to norristown...
...the flood warning has been cancelled for the other segments of the schuylkill river...
The flood warning continues for the schuylkill river at norristown.
* at 3:30 am, the river level was 14.16 feet.
* flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* forecast...the river level will continue to fall and it should return below flood stage toward evening. && fld observed forecast location stg stg day time crest schuylkill river norristown 13.0 14.16 tue 330 am crested &&

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Flood Warning Flood Warning - Chester County (Pennsylvania)


Updated:   Tue 14-Aug-18 03:54am EDT

Effective: Tue 14-Aug-18 03:54am EDT

Expires:   Tue 14-Aug-18 02:00pm EDT

Severity:  Moderate

Urgency:   Expected

Certainty: Likely

Status:   Actual

Type:     Alert

Category: Met


Areas affected:

Chester; Delaware

Instructions:

Safety message...do not attempt to drive through flooded areas. The water may be deeper than you think it is.

Message summary:

...the flood warning continues for the brandywine creek from around chadds ford down to the wilmington area...
The flood warning continues for the brandywine creek at chadds ford.
* at 3:30 am, the river level was 9.62 feet.
* flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* forecast...the river will continue to fall and it should return back below flood stage this morning. && fld observed forecast location stg stg day time crest brandywine creek chadds ford 9.0 9.62 tue 330 am crested &&

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