Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Gray ME
928 PM EDT Mon May 15 2017

...The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers in Maine

  Kennebec River At Skowhegan affecting Somerset County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas, it is impossible to know if the
road is safe for travel. Turn around, dont drown!

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA weather radio...or
your favorite local media outlet.

&&

MEC025-161328-
/O.NEW.KGYX.FL.W.0018.170516T0351Z-170518T0957Z/
/SKOM1.1.ER.170516T0351Z.170517T0600Z.170518T0357Z.NO/
928 PM EDT Mon May 15 2017

The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a

* Flood warning for
  the Kennebec River At Skowhegan
* From this evening until late Wednesday night.
* At 9 PM Monday the flow was 33922 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood flow is 35000 CFS.
* The river will continue rising to near 38140 cfs by early Wednesday
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday before
  midnight.
* Impact...At 35000 feet...Flooding begins at Two Rivers Campground in
  Skowhegan.

&&

LAT...LON 4477 6992 4480 6960 4453 6955 4454 6969
      4468 6968 4471 6992

$$




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