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Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Gray ME
1125 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

...The National Weather Service in Gray ME has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Maine...New Hampshire...

  Saco River At Conway affecting Cumberland, Carroll and Oxford
  Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/gray.

&&

MEC005-017-NHC003-130330-
/O.NEW.KGYX.FL.W.0024.240412T2043Z-240414T0052Z/
/CNWN3.1.ER.240412T2043Z.240413T0600Z.240413T1851Z.UU/
1125 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

...FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO TOMORROW EVENING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Saco River at Conway.

* WHEN...From this afternoon to tomorrow evening.

* IMPACTS...At 11.0 feet, Flood waters 2 to 3 feet deep at east bank
  camping areas.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 10:45 AM EDT Friday the stage was 6.9 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage
    late this afternoon, then crest around 10.6 feet just after
    midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage early
    tomorrow afternoon.
  - Flood stage is 9.0 feet.


&&

LAT...LON 4411 7121 4411 7088 4383 7074 4383 7084
      4396 7094 4398 7114


$$

SJ



Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Gray ME
1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

.Moderate to heavy rain is falling on a deep, primed snowpack in the
mountains leading to increased snowmelt. Flows in rivers will likely
increase quickly as a result and may reach critical levels.

MEZ007>009-012>014-NHZ001>005-122000-
/O.CON.KGYX.FA.A.0007.000000T0000Z-240412T2000Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset-Southern
Oxford-Southern Franklin-Southern Somerset-Northern Coos-Southern
Coos-Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Temple, Bethel, York Pond, North Conway,
Madison, Coburn Gore, Ashland, Upton, Phillips, Jay, Lebanon,
Lancaster, Roxbury, Holderness, Dummer, Colebrook, Errol,
Plymouth, Chesterville, Millsfield, Andover, Locke Mills, Oxford,
South Arm, Embden, Thornton, Woodstock, Wilsons Mills, Bingham,
Bryant Pond, New Portland, Fryeburg, Brassua, Berlin, Avon,
Oquossoc, Cornville, Lincoln, Middle Dam, Waterville Valley,
Jackman, Rumney, Crawford Notch, New Vineyard, Newry, Conway,
Norway, Byron, Sugar Hill, Moosehead, Davis, Skowhegan,
Bethlehem, Kingfield, Ellsworth, Palmyra, Milan, Rumford, Lyme,
Wilton, Pittston Farm, Jackson, Albany, Hanover, Milton, Long
Pond, Rangeley, Chatham, Seboomook, Farmington, Pittsfield, New
Sharon, Athens, and Littleton
1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by rain and snowmelt continues to be
  possible.

* WHERE...Portions of Maine, including the following areas, Central
  Somerset, Northern Franklin, Northern Oxford, Southern Franklin,
  Southern Oxford and Southern Somerset and northern New Hampshire,
  including the following areas, Northern Carroll, Northern Coos,
  Northern Grafton, Southern Coos and Southern Grafton.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heavy rainfall along with warm and humid conditions will
  cause rapid melting of the snowpack from the foothills northward.
  This will increase runoff into streams and rivers. Moderate to
  heavy rainfall over partially frozen ground will support the
  potential for flash flooding as well as river flooding. Disruption
  to travel is likely on Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor the latest forecast and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Baron



Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Gray ME
927 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

MEC001-005-007-011-013-015-017-023-025-027-031-NHC015-017-121600-
/O.NEW.KGYX.FA.Y.0017.240412T1327Z-240412T1600Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Androscoggin ME-Cumberland ME-Franklin ME-Kennebec ME-Knox ME-
Lincoln ME-Oxford ME-Sagadahoc ME-Somerset ME-Waldo ME-York ME-
Rockingham NH-Strafford NH-
927 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

...FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

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

* WHERE...Portions of Maine, including the following counties,
  Androscoggin, Cumberland, Franklin, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln,
  Oxford, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo and York and New Hampshire,
  including the following counties, Rockingham and Strafford.

* WHEN...Until noon EDT.

* IMPACTS...Minor flooding of small streams and in low-lying and
  poor drainage areas.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 925 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain falling
    over saturated ground. Additional rain will move in mid
    morning. Minor flooding is expected to begin shortly in the
    advisory area.
  - Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1 inch are expected
    over the area. This additional rain will result in minor
    flooding.
  - Some locations that will experience flooding include...
    Portland, Lewiston, Rochester, South Portland, Auburn,
    Biddeford, Portsmouth, Brunswick, Augusta and Westbrook.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4355 7095 4426 7100 4492 6932 4472 6927
      4473 6921 4464 6918 4467 6902 4450 6881
      4396 6916 4366 6987 4368 6996 4351 7018
      4348 7031 4348 7030 4342 7030 4329 7052
      4315 7054 4287 7082 4327 7125


$$

SJ



Flash Flood Warning

Flash Flood Warning
MEC007-017-121900-
/O.NEW.KGYX.FF.W.0007.240412T1313Z-240412T1900Z/
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Gray ME
913 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Franklin County in western Maine...
  Northern Oxford County in western Maine...

* Until 300 PM EDT.

* At 913 AM EDT, Heavy rain was moving into the Western Maine
  Mountains. This rain will accelerate snowmelt leading to flash
  flooding. The expectation is that rainfall rates and coverage of
  heavy rain may increase going through midday. An additional 2 to 3
  inches of rain may occur locally.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by heavy rain and snowmelt.

  SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges.

  IMPACT...Flash flooding of small stream. Excessive runoff in
           steep terrain could also result in washouts.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding are focused
  over snow covered locations including...
  Farmington, Newry, Bethel, Eustis, Rangeley, Andover and
  Carrabassett Valley.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

&&

LAT...LON 4524 7090 4523 7086 4523 7084 4526 7085
      4532 7081 4538 7048 4514 7042 4517 7031
      4511 7029 4513 7016 4495 7011 4494 7015
      4485 7013 4486 7004 4477 7000 4468 7000
      4468 6996 4426 7100 4527 7108 4530 7091

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED

$$

SJ



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Gray ME
413 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

MEZ007>009-012>014-NHZ001>005-130815-
Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset-Southern Oxford-
Southern Franklin-Southern Somerset-Northern Coos-Southern Coos-
Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton-
413 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2024

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Maine, west
central Maine, western Maine and northern New Hampshire.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Flood Watch.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



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