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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:19 PM EDT on April 25, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from 8 am EDT Thursday 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 Thursday 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 10:19 PM EDT on April 25, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect from 8 am EDT Thursday 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 Thursday 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
California - Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Frost Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Areal Flood Watch
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch
New Mexico - Wind Advisory
New York - Flood Warning , Special Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Frost Advisory
Oregon - Record Report
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Frost Advisory
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Flood Warning
Washington - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wyoming - Record Report

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