Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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River Flood Statement
National Weather Service Gray ME
1012 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...The flood warning continues 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.

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/SKOM1.1.ER.180427T1003Z.180427T1800Z.180427T1933Z.NO/
1012 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...Flood warning extended until Friday evening...
The flood warning continues for
  The Kennebec River At Skowhegan.
* from Friday morning until Friday evening.
* At 10PM Thursday the flow was 33239 cfs.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Flood flow is 35000 CFS.
* The river will continue rising to near 35205 cfs by Friday early
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late Friday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 35000 feet...Flooding begins at campground in Skowhegan.


&&

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

$$



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