Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Caribou ME
600 AM EDT THU APR 26 2018

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Hancock ME-
600 AM EDT THU APR 26 2018

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas
  for...
  South central Hancock County in southeastern Maine...

* Until noon EDT Thursday.

* At 557 AM EDT, local law enforcement reported heavy rain in the
  Bar Harbor area that has resulted in street flooding. Overflowing
  poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding. Two to three
  inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Bar Harbor and Somesville.

Additional rainfall of one inch is expected over the area this
morning. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 4432 6831 4436 6831 4436 6833 4433 6832
      4439 6836 4440 6835 4441 6837 4443 6825
      4441 6825 4439 6820 4434 6818 4430 6830

$$

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