Historic precipitation drowns Western Pennsylvania in landslides | TribLIVE

Some 70 slides have been reported in PennDOT’s District 11, which includes Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. More than 200 have been reported in both District 10 (including Armstrong, Butler and Indiana counties) and District 12 (made up of Greene, Fayette, Washington and Westmoreland counties.)

From Jan. 1 through this week, the region broke a more than century-old record with 18.71 inches of precipitation. The normal is 11.25 inches.

Source: Historic precipitation drowns Western Pennsylvania in landslides | TribLIVE

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