Flash flood

The Springfield Swim Club is a muddy mess this morning. The Darby Creek flooded yesterday and this place was underwater.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 08, 2019 - 8:23 am
SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Another round of powerful summer storms flooded roads and knocked down trees and power lines. There's a lot of cleaning up to do in Delaware County, where Wednesday's severe storms rolled through. One sign of damage is at the Springfield Swim Club, near Darby...
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A man tries to bike through the flooding from the rains of storm Barry on LA Hwy 675 in New Iberia, La., Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Henrietta Wildsmith/The Shreveport Times via AP
July 15, 2019 - 9:57 am
By Rebecca Santana and Jonathan Drew, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimeters) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into "an ocean."...
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Manatawny Creek
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
July 12, 2019 - 6:44 am
UPDATED: 1:30 p.m. ___ DOUGLASS TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 31-year-old pregnant woman and her 9-year-old son were found dead in Berks County after their car was swept away by floodwaters. Police received a call from Pamela Snyder, saying she and her son, Preston Dray, were in danger along...
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Two cars drowned in deep floodwaters on Rt 130 near Maple Ave in Pennsauken
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
August 13, 2018 - 9:07 am
UPDATED: 1:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, has issued a flood warning until 6:30 p.m. for urban areas and small streams in in the following areas: New Castle County in northern Delaware Camden and Burlington counties New Jersey Berks,...
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Justin Udo
July 25, 2018 - 8:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The heavy rains have led local officials to put the area under a flash flood watch. During the watch, there are certain precautions you should take to help ensure your safety. CBS 3 meteorologist Kate Bilo said some areas north and west of Philadelphia will see upward...
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Vehicles swept by floodwater near the intersection of Ellicott Mills Drive and Main Street in Ellicott City, Md.
DroneBase via AP
May 29, 2018 - 6:37 pm
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — Searchers on Tuesday scouring a river alongside an historic Maryland town ripped apart by flash flooding found the body of a man last seen being swept away by the raging waters as it gutted shops and pushed parked cars into swollen tributaries. Volunteers and crews with...
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A parked car is flooded in a lot near Main Street and Ellicott Mills Road as a heavy storm caused flash floods in Ellicott City, Md., Sunday, May 27, 2018.
(Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
May 27, 2018 - 11:57 pm
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — A man remained missing Monday after flash flooding tore down a historic main street in a picturesque Maryland town and left a community heartbroken at seeing more devastation less than two years after rebuilding from another massive flood. The...
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