Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Caribou ME
308 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018

Aroostook ME-
308 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  An Ice Jam in...
  Northeastern Aroostook County in northern Maine...

* Until 900 PM EDT.

* At 302 PM EDT, an ice jam has been reported by Aroostook Emergency
  Management at the Washburn Bridge on the Aroostook River.

* Water continues to back up behind this ice jam.  Flooding could be
  possible on Gardiner Creek Rd, South Wade Rd, Castle Hill Rd,
  Parson Street, and Washburn Rd.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mapleton, Washburn, Castle Hill and Wade.


Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


LAT...LON 4678 6805 4673 6805 4672 6826 4679 6826



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