Lewistown Weather - Juniata River Flood Stage & Forecast - abc27 WHTM

Flood Impacts:

Widespread inundation occurs on both banks of the river. A large portion of Lewistown is affected by flood waters.

The right...or south bank begins to overflow. Expect water up to 6 feet deep in houses on West Elizabeth Street. Expect water up to 2 feet deep in houses on South Main Street.

Widespread inundation occurs in and around Lewistown. Water reaches South Main Street.

Considerable flood damage occurs to homes and businesses in and around Lewistown.

Several homes on West Elizabeth Street will flood. Route 22 is also affected.

Basement flooding occurs in the low lying areas adjacent to the river and Kishacoquillas Creek. Athletic fields will be inundated.

Basements of a few homes in the lowest lying areas will flood. Backwater on Kishacoquillas Creek will affect the athletic fields.

(Image and information courtesy of the National Weather Service)
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