Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
935 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

MEC007-017-161745-
/O.EXT.KGYX.FA.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140416T1745Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OXFORD ME-FRANKLIN ME-
935 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...

  CENTRAL OXFORD COUNTY IN WESTERN MAINE...
  SOUTHERN FRANKLIN COUNTY IN WESTERN MAINE...

* UNTIL 145 PM EDT

* AT 933 AM EDT SMALL RIVERS AND STREAMS IN THE WARNING AREA REMAIN
HIGH BUT ARE FALLING. THE ELLIS RIVER AT SOUTH ANDOVER IS 17.19
FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 16 FEET. THE RIVER IS FALLING AT THIS TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST
FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO
CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING
WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4514 7042 4515 7036 4513 7030 4511 7029
      4509 7021 4495 7014 4494 7015 4485 7013
      4486 7009 4473 7003 4414 7099 4487 7103
      4518 7043

$$

TFH






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