Central Penobscot Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:37 PM EDT on October 21, 2014

...Flood Watch in effect from Thursday morning through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a

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

* From Thursday morning through Friday morning

* the combination of some rainfall late tonight through Wednesday and another round of heavier rainfall late Wednesday night into Friday morning could result in possible stream...lowland and Road flooding in the watch area as a result of 2.50 to 4.00 rainfall from both rounds of rainfall.

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.