Flood Advisory Issued For Northern Counties

A Flood advisory begins tomorrow afternoon for the Ohio River

Rose Ryan-Douglas
January 23, 2019 - 2:05 pm

Andrew Limberg


PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A Flood Watch is in effect through late tonight for Armstrong, Beaver and Butler Counties. 

Rainfall along with snowmelt from the recent weekend snow storm will likely result in widespread minor flooding Wednesday afternoon into early Thursday.  

There is also a flood advisory for the Ohio River Thursday evening through Saturday afternoon

 An inch of rain is expected around Pittsburgh and the river is expected to rise to around 19.5 feet by Friday morning.

At that level, the Mon Parking Wharf will flood completely.

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