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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:19 PM EST Jan. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday morning through late
Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of coastal downeast Maine, east
central Maine, eastern Maine, interior downeast Maine, and
north central Maine, including the following areas, in coastal
downeast Maine, coastal Hancock and coastal Washington. In
east central Maine, central Penobscot. In eastern Maine,
northern Washington. In interior downeast Maine, central
Washington, interior Hancock, and southern Penobscot. In north
central Maine, southern Piscataquis.

* From Tuesday morning through late Tuesday night

* rainfall combined with snowmelt may result in rises on area
rivers. Ice jams remain frozen in place from the previous thaw
and this may result in additional ice jams on some rivers.

* Water levels can change abruptly when ice jams are occurring.
Remember to never drive through water covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop. Please report any
flooding to the National Weather Service.



Bloomer


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:19 PM EST Jan. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday morning through late
Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of coastal downeast Maine, east
central Maine, eastern Maine, interior downeast Maine, and
north central Maine, including the following areas, in coastal
downeast Maine, coastal Hancock and coastal Washington. In
east central Maine, central Penobscot. In eastern Maine,
northern Washington. In interior downeast Maine, central
Washington, interior Hancock, and southern Penobscot. In north
central Maine, southern Piscataquis.

* From Tuesday morning through late Tuesday night

* rainfall combined with snowmelt may result in rises on area
rivers. Ice jams remain frozen in place from the previous thaw
and this may result in additional ice jams on some rivers.

* Water levels can change abruptly when ice jams are occurring.
Remember to never drive through water covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop. Please report any
flooding to the National Weather Service.



Bloomer