Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
332 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

MEZ010-011-015>017-029>032-230745-
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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
332 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL MAINE...NORTH CENTRAL MAINE AND
  SOUTHEAST MAINE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT...CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS...WASHINGTON AND HANCOCK.

* FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* A TOTAL OF 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TO FALL ACROSS THE
  WATCH AREA OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THIS COULD RESULT IN
  POSSIBLE SMALL STREAM FLOODING. MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE
  OR LOW- LYING AREAS IS ALSO POSSIBLE.


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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HASTINGS




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