Relentless rain swamps neighborhoods and roads in Northeast

High-water rescues were reported across central Pennsylvania and more than 1,000 flights were canceled nationwide.
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And we're going to B tonig with thelashrgency playing out in T northea as come O tonight. Rescue teams respondin to ser emergencies, those waterescues under wa water rushing through Benton, Pennsylvania. So numerous roadsand bdg have been washed out ho and buildinlooded in port carbon, nnsylvania and thrivercued in Montgomery coun, car entirely under waterthere. Thash flood tc effectrom Washington, D.C. Up to Philadelphia R io about0 flights canceled at this hour.this I eecting travel coa to Ast. And we start here with the dang tonight. The stormsahead this evening. ABC's erielle reshef from ia. Reporter: Tonight, the northeast under E. Relent rain swamng neighbors and roads. Pelvania drirsg to crosshose dangerous fast-moving WATE a poweulrent whisk camper downstream. A rescue crew desperately try to Rea this peon trappedn H as they jump into E raft. Finally reaching and. Gh water rcues acrosral pennsyania. It's just crazy how quick I came U you know don't think anyoneeally expect I toe D. Reporter: Boat after boat shuttling trappe to hi ground. We're down to one ne. Reporter: Up to four inches of swing philadelp ar highways. Crews now racing clear mud and debs from the schuylkill pressway.hein deluging the area allweekend. Oh, my D. Reportean a dozen vees from aittle falls, New Jersey, dealersh, hurled down a creek into bridge, one one, like bath T and at kirew rk a back flowf rainwatning baggagaim into O F morehan 1,000lights canceled tonight ti And erielle joins live from tremon, Pennsylvania. Eriell this isus latest round of mmunity. Reporter: THA GHT, David. Residents tell me this is the third time THR weeks that floodwaters havrushedheir ea. The ne T us it took just minutes the waters rise, and here you just howig got. Vid, the mayor of thisown telling he flog ishi Davi And we are on the watch into evening. Eriellhank you. Let's get right to chief meteorologist ginger zee along the Hudson riv toght. Ginger? Reporter: The rain totals are imprsive, dad, all around here.columbia count, pennsyan eight inches of rain just day. Why? Because wee moisture at T surface, comin aot orgy in the upper Atmore lting these storms.u can see thou clockwise rotation. Thhere life-threate flooding couldhappen.tart to dry outy right, nger, thank you. In the meant, to the her story developing, form Wes wadviser,

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