PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Severe weather in Western Pennsylvania helped make this year’s Halloween memorable.

The 120-year-old record for the wettest Halloween in Pittsburgh was broken Thursday, beating the previous record of 1.22 inches of rain set in 1899.

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It rained 1.98 inches, causing problems for local residents.

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Findlay Township was hit hard and placed under a state of emergency.

“Bad, real bad,” Andy Kuvatka said. “That’s the worst I’ve seen.”

For Kuvatka, Thursday’s storms made for a lot of clean up.

Montour Run Creek took over his yard and water had to be pumped out the basement.

Directly across the street, residents on Santiago Road said a housing plan under development made a slide effect for all the rain.

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“Every time we get a heavy rain, the water comes right down over the banks,” Stacey Campbell said. “It looks like a river.”

The waters from Pine Creek in McCandless, which frequently floods, was so high it partially submerged a large van.

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In Penn Township, a viewer couldn’t believe how much water was along Rockdale Road.

WATCH: Water along Rockdale Road in Penn Township.

Connonquenessing Creek in Butler County overflowed its banks and made backyards look more like lakes.

In Coraopolis, the roads looked more like rivers.

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Some cars were in water that came past their tires.

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