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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:50 AM EDT Apr. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Maine, far northern Maine, north
central Maine, northern Maine, and west central Maine,
including the following areas, in east central Maine, central
Penobscot and northern Penobscot. In far northern Maine,
northeast Aroostook and Northwest Aroostook. In north central
Maine, central Piscataquis, northern Piscataquis, and southern
Piscataquis. In northern Maine, southeast Aroostook. In west
central Maine, northern Somerset.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* the combination of addition rainfall and snow melt will lead
to a continuation of rises on the major rivers and smaller
stream into the weekend.

* Some smaller streams and Brooks could spill out of their banks
into tonight. Culverts and ditches will fill up with the
potential for some minor flooding of roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hewitt



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:50 AM EDT Apr. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Maine, far northern Maine, north
central Maine, northern Maine, and west central Maine,
including the following areas, in east central Maine, central
Penobscot and northern Penobscot. In far northern Maine,
northeast Aroostook and Northwest Aroostook. In north central
Maine, central Piscataquis, northern Piscataquis, and southern
Piscataquis. In northern Maine, southeast Aroostook. In west
central Maine, northern Somerset.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* the combination of addition rainfall and snow melt will lead
to a continuation of rises on the major rivers and smaller
stream into the weekend.

* Some smaller streams and Brooks could spill out of their banks
into tonight. Culverts and ditches will fill up with the
potential for some minor flooding of roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hewitt