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2 products issued by NWS for: Augusta ME

Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Gray ME
1006 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Maine...

  Kennebec River At Skowhegan affecting Kennebec and Somerset
  Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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

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

&&

MEC011-025-151415-
/O.EXT.KGYX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-240416T0025Z/
/SKOM1.1.ER.240413T0352Z.240414T0200Z.240415T1825Z.NO/
1006 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW EVENING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Kennebec River at Skowhegan.

* WHEN...Until tomorrow evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 9:15 PM EDT Sunday the flow was 39,930.0 cfs.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river flow in the 24 hours
    ending at 9:15 PM EDT Sunday was 60,000.0 cfs.
  - Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage late tonight
    to 34,100.0 cfs tomorrow morning. It will then rise above
    flood stage to 35,100.0 cfs early tomorrow afternoon. It will
    fall below flood stage again early tomorrow afternoon.
  - Flood flow is 35,000.0 cfs.


&&

LAT...LON 4480 6992 4480 6960 4453 6955 4453 6969
      4468 6968 4471 6992


$$

DS



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Gray ME
908 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Maine...

  Kennebec River At Augusta affecting Kennebec County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

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

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

&&

MEC011-151315-
/O.CON.KGYX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-240415T2130Z/
/ASTM1.1.ER.240413T0545Z.240414T0000Z.240415T1530Z.UU/
908 PM EDT Sun Apr 14 2024

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Kennebec River at Augusta.

* WHEN...Until tomorrow afternoon.

* IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Water begins to flood parking lots on
  Front Street in Augusta.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 9:00 PM EDT Sunday the stage was 12.8 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 9:00 PM EDT Sunday was 16.6 feet.
  - Forecast...The river will oscillate around flood stage with a
    maximum value of 12.6 feet late this evening.
  - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.


&&

LAT...LON 4439 6980 4439 6969 4428 6973 4428 6983


$$

DS



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