Storm brings heavy rain to parts of Pa.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Small streams and creeks in southeastern Pennsylvania are flooding as remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea move through the region.

The National Weather Service says the Neshaminy Creek and Little Neshaminy Creek in Bucks County are over their banks, while the Wissahickon Creek in Fort Washington and Philadelphia and Crum Creek in Newtown Square are above flood stage.

Minor flooding is expected overnight along the east branch of the Brandywine Creek below Downingtown.

The weather service issued a flood warning and flash flood watch and says the region could get another inch or two of rain by Saturday morning.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus