NWS issues flood watch

LEWISTOWN – A flood watch has been issued by the National Weather Service in State College through this evening for all counties in The Sentinel’s coverage area.

Mifflin County Director of Emergency Services Phil Lucas said to expect up to an inch and a half of rain today.

Lucas said drivers should be cautious in the morning of roadways covered in water.

He said there is potential for some high winds but widespread damages are not expected.