Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
337 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...LONG DURATION RAIN EVENT MAY RESULT IN FLOODING OVER CENTRAL
AND DOWNEAST MAINE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

MEZ010-011-015>017-029>032-220900-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL HANCOCK-
COASTAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD...
LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...
OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...
ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...
PERRY...PRINCETON...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...
GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
337 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL MAINE...NORTH CENTRAL
  MAINE AND SOUTHEAST MAINE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  EAST CENTRAL MAINE...CENTRAL PENOBSCOT AND SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT.
  IN NORTH CENTRAL MAINE...CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS AND SOUTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS. IN SOUTHEAST MAINE...CENTRAL WASHINGTON...COASTAL
  HANCOCK...COASTAL WASHINGTON...INTERIOR HANCOCK AND NORTHERN
  WASHINGTON.

* FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* THE COMBINATION OF SOME RAINFALL LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  AND ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVIER RAINFALL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
  FRIDAY MORNING COULD RESULT IN POSSIBLE STREAM...LOWLAND AND
  ROAD FLOODING IN THE WATCH AREA AS A RESULT OF 2.50 TO 4.00
  RAINFALL FROM BOTH ROUNDS OF RAINFALL.

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.

&&

$$

VJN





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