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 2008-04-19 06:15:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1E SKOWHEGAN
Begin Lat/Lon 44.7712/-69.7086
End Date 2008-04-21 10:15:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1E SKOWHEGAN
End Lat/Lon 44.7697/-69.7073
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 Warm temperatures melted the remaining snowpack causing minor flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan.
Event Narrative Snow melt resulted in minor flooding on the Kennebec River at Skowhegan,(flood stage 35,000 cfs.), which crested at 38,200 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 04/19/2008 06:15 EST-5 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K