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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Caribou ME
533 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

.A band of heavy rain is moving across far northeastern Aroostook
County in the vicinity of Van Buren.

MEC003-072330-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Aroostook ME-
533 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected.

* WHERE...A portion of Northern Maine, including the following
  county, Aroostook.

* WHEN...Until 630 PM EST.

* IMPACTS...Overflowing of poor drainage areas.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 533 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain. Minor
    flooding is possible in the advisory area.
  - Some locations that will experience flooding include...
    Madawaska, Van Buren, Eagle Lake, Frenchville, New Canada,
    Madawaska Lake, Cross Lake, Lille, New Sweden, Wallagrass,
    Grand Isle, Perham, Stockholm, Winterville, Westmanland,
    Guerette, Sinclair, Saint Agatha and Cyr Plantation.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4717 6794 4682 6838 4701 6870 4719 6845
      4735 6824 4734 6821 4733 6815 4731 6815
      4730 6814 4727 6808 4726 6807 4724 6802
      4721 6799 4720 6796


$$

Bloomer



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