Andrew Limberg

Region Dealing With Flooding, Landslides and Power Outages After Heavy Rain

February 08, 2019 - 11:22 am
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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Flooding concerns remain after strong storms moved through the area Thursday evening.

The 10th Street Bypass is closed due to flooding concerns and is expected to be underwater Friday evening.

In Pittsburgh the Mon Parking Wharf is closed Friday due to flooding. A flood advisory remains for the Ohio River through Sunday at 10 p.m.

West Penn Power still has some three thousand customers off line, downed utility lines related to the high winds.

A flood warning has been posted in Westmoreland, Washington and Greene Counties until 3:30 p.m. Friday.

There was flooding reported this morning in parts of Fayette County. We know of a road washed out in German Township and road flooding in Brownsville.

In Moon Twp., University Boulevard in Moon is closed southbound between Route 51 and Robert Morris University due to a landslide. Traffic is being detoured.

Falling temperatures should help with flooding concerns.

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