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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:27 AM EDT on April 26, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
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.

* From 8 am EDT this morning through Saturday afternoon

* the combination of rain and snow melt is expected to result in
rises on the main Stem rivers through late week and into early
this weekend. Some of the rivers may approach flood stage
early this weekend. Minor flooding of small streams and low
lying areas will also be possible through the end of the week.
Rapid snowmelt in northern Aroostook County may produce
localized flooding on roads.

* Motorists should be alert for flooded roads. Remember, turn
around, don't drown.

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.




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:27 AM EDT on April 26, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
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.

* From 8 am EDT this morning through Saturday afternoon

* the combination of rain and snow melt is expected to result in
rises on the main Stem rivers through late week and into early
this weekend. Some of the rivers may approach flood stage
early this weekend. Minor flooding of small streams and low
lying areas will also be possible through the end of the week.
Rapid snowmelt in northern Aroostook County may produce
localized flooding on roads.

* Motorists should be alert for flooded roads. Remember, turn
around, don't drown.

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.




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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Colorado -
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory
New York - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Flood Warning
Washington - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wyoming - Record Report

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