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Severe weather through the Delaware Valley Wednesday morning included heavy rain, wind and lightning at Penn's Landing. (Credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

Power Outages, Flooding Concerns After Storms Move Through

Downed trees and power lines have caused power outages in the area.

07/15/2015

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Weather: Heavy Rain Expected This Weekend

Heavy rain is expected this weekend as remnants from Tropical Storm Bill spin eastward into the Delaware Valley. A Flood Watch is in effect for our entire region Saturday evening through Sunday because of the threat of downpours and flooding.

06/19/2015

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Storms Sweep Through The Region

Storms swept through the region on Monday, bringing heavy rain and causing flash flooding.

06/01/2015

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Heavy Rain, Flooding Lead To Messy Morning Commute Across Philadelphia Region

The northbound lanes of Interstate 476 between Broomall/Upper Darby (Exit 9) and Saint Davids/Villanova (Exit 13) were shut down for about an hour after a night of heavy rain.

06/01/2015

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Police Rescue Two Dozen Drivers After Rain, Hail Hit Toms River, NJ

Police in Toms River, Ocean County rescued roughly two dozen drivers Thursday afternoon, after powerful rain and hail hit much of the area. Many roads are still flooded.

05/28/2015

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Getting Around Town On Foot Proves Difficult As Snow Turns To Slush

Rising temperatures were helping melt the snow, but hindering some from getting around parts of Philadelphia on foot Saturday.

01/24/2015

(Flooding at 12th Street and West Avenue, in Ocean City, NJ.  Photo by David Madden)

South Jersey Shore Towns Avert Major Nor’easter Damage

Towns had time to prepare for this one, and the storm itself didn’t hit as hard as predicted.

12/09/2014

(A home along Bridle Drive, near the Neshaminy Creek, that was lifted 14 feet in the air.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Ten-Year Bucks County Flood Mitigation Project Draws To A Close

More than ten years and $27 million later, one of Bucks County’s largest-ever flood mitigation projects has come to end with a ceremony along the Neshaminy Creek.

10/28/2014

(The Potomac River overflows its banks at high tide on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, in Washington, DC.  Photo by Brenda Ekwurzel, provided)

Report: Climate Change Will Worsen Tidal Flooding All Along East Coast

A new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists projects that in the next three decades years, Philadelphia could go from about 19 tidal flooding events per year to more than 200.

10/09/2014

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Strong Storms, Then Cooler

Scattered strong to possibly severe thunderstorms will continue to impact the Delaware Valley overnight.

07/27/2014

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One More Round Of Showers And Storms, Before The Weekend!

Some storms will contain heavy downpours and the possibility of small hail.

06/13/2014

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Hundreds Without Power, Flooding Reported As Storm Moves Through Region

PECO is reporting close to 600 customers are in the dark at this hour in the five counties.

06/10/2014

Storm clouds roll in over the Schuylkill River. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Lightning, Flooding Threaten Stotesbury Regatta

The oldest and largest high school rowing regatta in the world, but all eyes on the forecast as the region is under a flash flood watch with 1-2 inches of rain in the forecast.

05/16/2014

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Caught On Tape: School Bus Ride Through Flood Waters

It happened in East Fallowfield Township, Chester County.

05/02/2014

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Clean-up Continues In Philadelphia After Storm

A random tire plunges over the dam, destined to join a swirling pile of wood, plastic, and whatever else a swollen Schuylkill sucked up during this week’s flooding.

05/02/2014

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