Fort Kent Mills, ME (04744)

3:08 PM EDT on April 26, 2018 (GMT -0400)
Apex Wx | | Change Station

Elev 541 ft 47.25 °N, 68.58 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
51.1 °F
Feels Like 51.1 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.44 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.69 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:26 AM 7:38 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KFVE 261853Z AUTO 12005KT 1/2SM RA FG VV005 12/10 A2943 RMK AO2 SLP968 P0008 T01170100
Pressure 29.44 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.69 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:26 AM 7:38 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KFVE 261853Z AUTO 12005KT 1/2SM RA FG VV005 12/10 A2943 RMK AO2 SLP968 P0008 T01170100

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 12:15 PM EDT Apr. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Caribou Maine has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
rain and snowmelt in...
northwestern Washington County in southeastern Maine...
northeastern Piscataquis County in north central Maine...
Aroostook County in northern Maine...
northeastern Penobscot County in east central Maine...

* until 615 PM EDT Thursday.

* Heavy rainfall of one half to one inch is expected across the
warning area this afternoon. This rainfall along with rapid
snowmelt will lead to flooding of smaller streams and Brooks.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Presque Isle, Caribou, Houlton, Millinocket, Fort Kent, Madawaska,
Fort Fairfield, Limestone, Van Buren, Patten, Eagle Lake, Danforth,
Mount Katahdin, Portage, Deboullie Mountain, Mapleton, East
Millinocket, Washburn, Mars Hill and Medway.

* Some roads across the warning area have been closed due to high
water such as the Henderson Road west of Easton and currier Road
in Fort Fairfield.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall and snowmelt will cause
flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and
other low lying spots.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.


Lat... Lon 4736 6823 4707 6779 4592 6775 4588 6781
      4582 6776 4580 6781 4573 6778 4569 6782
      4566 6772 4569 6773 4567 6772 4563 6768
      4564 6903 4721 6896 4718 6888 4724 6872
      4724 6861 4729 6858 4729 6838 4736 6835


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:13 PM EDT Apr. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Maine, far northern Maine, north
central Maine, northern Maine, and west central Maine,
including the following areas, in east central Maine, central
Penobscot and northern Penobscot. In far northern Maine,
northeast Aroostook and Northwest Aroostook. In north central
Maine, central Piscataquis, northern Piscataquis, and southern
Piscataquis. In northern Maine, southeast Aroostook. In west
central Maine, northern Somerset.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* the combination of addition rainfall and snow melt will lead
to a continuation of rises on the major rivers and smaller
stream into the weekend.

* Some smaller streams and Brooks could spill out of their banks
into tonight. Culverts and ditches will fill up with the
potential for some minor flooding of roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Special Statement
Issued: 11:48 AM EDT Apr. 26, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heavy rainfall expected through late afternoon...

Heavy rainfall is expected to move across northern Maine this
afternoon. Rainfall amounts of one half to one inch can be
expected. This heavy rainfall combined with snow melt may lead to
smaller Brooks and streams to spill out of their banks.

Motorists may experience high water on area roads, especially
rural roadways. Continue to monitor the National Weather Service
or your local media outlet for updates on this developing weather
situation.


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