Event extended (time). Flood Warning from 9/2/2021 3:23 AM to 9:34 PM EDT for Southern PA. More information.
Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 934 pm EDT, Sep 2nd 2021
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Schuylkill River At Berne affecting Berks County.
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Schuylkill River At Reading affecting Berks County.
Schuylkill River At Philadelphia affecting Philadelphia and
Schuylkill River At Norristown affecting Philadelphia, Chester,
and Montgomery Counties.
Schuylkill River At Pottstown affecting Montgomery County.
For the Schuylkill River...including Berne, Reading, Pottstown,
Norristown, Philadelphia...Major flooding is forecast.
323 AM EDT Thu Sep 2 2021
...The Flood Warning is now in effect until late this evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
the Schuylkill River At Berne.
* Until this evening.
* At 3:01 AM EDT Thursday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
at 3:01 AM EDT Thursday was 15.7 feet.
* Forecast...The river is near crest early this morning and will
fall below flood stage this afternoon.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet, Open adjacent land begins to flood between
Shoemakersville and Hamburg.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet, Miller Street in Shoemakersville floods.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet, Mohrsville Road in Perry Township floods.
Second Street in Shoemakersville floods.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet, Main Street in Shoemakersville floods.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet, Several residences and businesses in
Shoemakersville are inundated.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.7
feet on 08/19/1955.
Fld Observed Forecasts (2 am EDT)
Location Stg Stg Day/Time Fri Sat Sun
Berne 12.0 15.7 Thu 3 am EDT 10.2 8.6 7.2
LAT...LON 4056 7605 4059 7595 4036 7591 4031 7598
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