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 2011-04-28 01:15:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1E SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.7708/-69.7097
End Date 2011-04-30 18:45:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1E SKOWHEGAN
End Lat/Lon 44.7697/-69.7083
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 A stationary front located along the Canadian border provided a focus for heavy rain to develop during the evening of April 26. Up to 3 inches of rain fell in northwest Maine. This caused rivers and streams to rise to minor or moderate flood levels.
Event Narrative Heavy rain and snow melt caused flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan (flood stage 35,000 cfs), which crested at 41,800 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
SKOWHEGAN SOMERSET CO. ME 04/28/2011 01:15 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K