Governor Corbett this evening is advising Pennsylvanians on what to expect during Hurricane Sandy.
This storm is historic. Pennsylvania is currently operating under a state of emergency and Governor Corbett today requested a federal declaration of emergency from the President.
Weather reports at this time indicate that Pennsylvania can expect the following over Monday and Tuesday of this week:
- Sustained, high winds close to 45 miles per hour. These winds could be sustained in some areas for 24 to 36 hours.
- Heavy rainfall across the state, in some areas up to 10 inches total.
- Snow in higher elevation areas in the western part of the state.
- Possible flooding in low lying areas.
Click here to download a guide on how you can prepare.