Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-08-08 16:30:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0ESE SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.77/-69.71
End Date 2008-08-10 02:15:00.0 EST-5
End Location 0SSE SKOWHEGAN
End Lat/Lon 44.77/-69.72
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Strong afternoon thunderstorms over a two day period produced 2 to 4 inches of rainfall over central Maine. This resulted in minor flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan.
Event Narrative Heavy rain resulted in minor flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan which crested at 39787 cfs (flood stage 35000 cfs).


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SKOWHEGAN SOMERSET CO. ME 08/08/2008 16:30 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K