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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Begin Date 04/17/2011 17:18:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.76/-69.72
End Date 04/18/2011 10:15:00 EST-5
End Range 0
End Azimuth S
End Location 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 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.


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