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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Caribou ME
504 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-
Central Piscataquis-Central Penobscot-Southern Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Coastal Hancock-
Coastal Washington-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
504 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Central Highlands Maine,
Coastal DownEast Maine, Far Eastern Maine, Far Northern Maine,
Interior DownEast Maine, North Woods Maine and Penobscot Valley

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Ice movement, along with possible ice jams, expected across mostly
northern and central river basins tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Snow melt and mild daytime temperatures into the mid week will lead
to rises on rivers and streams with the potential for ice movement
and jams for mostly northern and central river basins. Some smaller
streams could reach near bankfull with lowlands seeing some high

Significant accumulating snow is expected later Thursday afternoon
through Thursday night and into early Friday morning mainly north of
the immediate coast, with the locations receiving the greatest
amounts remaining uncertain at this time. Please monitor latest
forecast updates for possible winter weather headlines for this


Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.


Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Caribou ME
340 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

Aroostook ME-
340 PM EDT Mon Apr 6 2020

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has extended the

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
  An Ice Jam in...
  East central Aroostook County in northern Maine...

* Until 345 AM EDT Tuesday.

* At 334 PM EDT, an ice jam was continuing to result in minor flooding
at the North Caribou and Grimes Road. Local Fort Fairfield town officials
reported that the road is currently closed due to water crossing the road.


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


LAT...LON 4686 6790 4681 6786 4679 6793 4684 6796



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