Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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WGUS81 KGYX 281905
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
305 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NHC001-003-009-013-282200-
/O.NEW.KGYX.FA.Y.0023.140728T1905Z-140728T2200Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BELKNAP NH-MERRIMACK NH-CARROLL NH-GRAFTON NH-
305 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS IN...
  NORTHWESTERN BELKNAP COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE...
  NORTHERN MERRIMACK COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE...
  WESTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...
  SOUTHERN GRAFTON COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 304 PM EDT DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SERIES OF THUNDERSTORM
PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE REGION. THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON WITH RAINFALL RATE OF UP TO
TWO INCHES PER HOUR. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
DRAINAGES AND LOW LYING AREAS.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CAMPTON...NORTH
SANDWICH...WENTWORTH...WARREN...THORNTON...SANDWICH...RUMNEY...
PLYMOUTH...MOULTONBOROUGH...HOLDERNESS...HEBRON...GROTON...ELLSWORTH.
. .DORCHESTER...CENTER HARBOR AND ASHLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4402 7195 4389 7130 4343 7146 4345 7180
      4351 7195 4353 7194 4354 7202 4356 7208

$$

MBC






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