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January 1996 Flash Flood in the Susquehanna River Basin

What conditions led to the January 1996 basinwide flash flood?

An unusual combination of heavy snowpack, high winds, unseasonably warm temperatures, heavy rainfall, and ice jams resulted in the basinwide flash flood from January 19-21, 1996.

The heavy accumulation of snow from the Blizzard of 1996 and previous snow events represented about four inches of liquid equivalence. As the temperature and dew point rose steadily during the night of January 18, the snowpack became saturated and unable to absorb the additional precipitation from the heavy rainfalls that followed.

What were the impacts and damages to the Susquehanna River Basin from the January 1996 flash flood?