River Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
759 PM EST SUN JAN 12 2014


...SOME MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING IN FRYEBURG ALONG THE BANKS OF THE
SACO RIVER...

RIVER STREET IN FRYEBURG, MAINE ALONG THE SACO RIVER CONTINUED TO BE
CLOSED DUE TO AN ICE JAM ALONG THE SACO RIVER.  FURTHER UPSTREAM AT A
RIVER GAGE IN CONWAY, NEW HAMPSHIRE WATER LEVELS REMAIN BELOW FLOOD
STAGE AND CONTINUE TO FALL.

FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS THE CURRENT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE DUE TO THE ICE JAM BUT WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO
RECEDE BY LATER TONIGHT.

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH ANY FLOODED AREAS...IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO KNOW IF
THE ROAD IS SAFE FOR TRAVEL. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN!

&&






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