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Flood Warning
Issued: 4:22 AM EDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

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


lat... Lon 4006 7542 4013 7535 4002 7517 3998 7525





422 am EDT Tue Aug 14 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Schuylkill River at Pottstown.
* At 4:00 am, the river level was 12.27 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river level should rise above flood stage
reaching 13.0 feet early this morning. The river will fall
back below flood stage late this morning.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... portions of PA Route 724 along the
Berks/Chester County line are closed due to high water,
specfically in Union Township in Berks County and North
Coventry township in Chester County.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of
13.0 feet on Jun 20 2003.


                         Fld observed forecast
location stg stg day time crest

Schuylkill River
Pottstown 12.5 12.27 Tue 400 am 13.0 Tue 8 am


lat... Lon 4020 7569 4026 7562 4013 7535 4006 7542





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