Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
County/Area SOMERSET
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2006-11-17 19:00:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0N SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.77/-69.72
End Date 2006-11-18 09:30:00.0 EST-5
End Location 0N 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 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.


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 11/17/2006 19:00 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K