Schuylkill River At Pottstown Rising Fast

The Schuylkill River at Pottstown is above flood stage and rising fast.  Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services just raised their predicted crest to 20.5 feet or 8 feet about flood stage.  Major flood stage is 22 feet and above.

This afternoon’s major thunderstorm made the river rise almost two feet with in a matter of hours.  The crest is predicted to occur September 8th at 8 pm.

We will continue to update as things unfold.  Stay safe out there!