Flash flood warning issued

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for northeastern and east central Allegheny County on Thursday.

The warning is in effect for east central Allegheny County until 10 p.m. Thursday.

At 6:59 p.m. radar indicated heavy rain in the affected area. Up to 2 inches of rainfall is expected, with an additional 1 inch possible. Flash flooding is expected.

Some locations that may experience flooding include Pittsburgh, Penn Hills, Monroeville, Ross Township, McCandless Township, Shaler Township, Plum, Wexford, Oakmont and Fox Chapel.

A flash flood watch remains in effect for Westmoreland and Fayette counties through Thursday evening.

Source: Flash flood warning issued

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