Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-04-28 01:15:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1E SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.77/-69.71
End Date 2011-04-30 18:45:00.0 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 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.


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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 04/28/2011 01:15 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K