Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
County/Area SOMERSET
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-04-17 17:18:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1S SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.7628/-69.72
End Date 2011-04-18 10:15:00.0 EST-5
End Lat/Lon 44.763/-69.7254
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 Low pressure developed in southern New England and moved northeast along the coast of Maine. Precipitation ranged from around 1 inch or less in the mountains to 2 or more inches along the coast. The runoff was enhanced by melting snow. Minor flooding occurred on area rivers.
Event Narrative Heavy rain and snow melt caused flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan (flood stage 35,000 cfs), which crested at 38,000 cfs.


Event Map:

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
CUMBERLAND MILLS CUMBERLAND CO. ME 04/17/2011 08:13 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SKOWHEGAN SOMERSET CO. ME 04/17/2011 17:18 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AUGUSTA KENNEBEC CO. ME 04/18/2011 02:52 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K