Date: 2021-09-22 12:00:00
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Bucks and Montgomery counties starting Thursday afternoon into Friday.
The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, said showers and thunderstorms will move through the region starting Thursday afternoon into Friday morning. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain is forecast to fall in Bucks and Montgomery counties.
Much of the rainfall may occur in a short period of time, leading to the threat of at least localized flash flooding, the weather service said.
Also in the forecast are strong to severe storms possible late Thursday, which could bring damaging wind gusts or tornadoes.
The forecast comes as the region continues to recover from damaging floods and tornadoes from the remains of Hurricane Idea, which ripped through the area earlier this month.
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