Hurricane Gloria hit Scranton 25 years ago today. Gloria was a powerful storm. She made landfall three times along the Carolina Coast, than Long Island and Connecticut. Locally Gloria dropped over 6.5 inches of rain.

 

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Hurricane Gloria devastated area 25 years ago, but spurred Lackawanna River flood project – Sept 27, 2010 – The Times-Tribune 

Hurricane Gloria – Sept. 27, 1985 – National Weather Service

Hurricane Gloria – Accuweather