Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
000
WGUS81 KCAR 192249
FLSCAR
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
649 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

  Aroostook River At Washburn

MEC003-201049-
/O.EXT.KCAR.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150420T1438Z/
/WSHM1.3.ER.150418T0135Z.150418T0415Z.150420T0838Z.NR/
649 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Monday morning...
The Flood Warning continues for
  the Aroostook River At Washburn
* until Monday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 18:15 PM Sunday the stage was 16.1 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river continues to be affected by a large ice jam.
River levels should fall gradually overnight...but sudden fluctuations
will be possible until the ice completely flushes out.
* Impacts...Gardner Creek Road in Washburn continues to be flooded by
this jam. Persons in the area should remain alert for rapid changes in
river levels.


&&

LAT...LON 4669 6846 4682 6817 4676 6800 4669 6804
      4673 6817 4663 6835



$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.