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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Begin Date 11/17/2006 19:00:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.77/-69.72
End Date 11/18/2006 09:30:00 EST-5
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 low pressure moved west of New England producing heavy rain ahead of a cold front. Rainfall of 2 to 3 inches fell on already saturated ground causing rivers to rise and leading to minor flooding.
Event Narrative The Kennebeck River at Skowhegan, (flood stage 35,000 cfs), crested at 39,100 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
SALISBURY SOUND TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER COASTAL AREA (ZONE) SALISBURY SOUND TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER COASTAL AREA (ZONE) AK 04/29/1996 00:00 AST High Wind 36 kts. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SKOWHEGAN SOMERSET CO. ME 11/17/2006 19:00 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K