• Flood Advisory

    MEC005-017-031-NHC001-003-013-015-017-170015- /O.NEW.KGYX.FA.Y.0002.180416T2114Z-180417T0015Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ York ME-Oxford ME-Cumberland ME-Rockingham NH-Strafford NH- Belknap NH-Merrimack NH-Carroll NH- 514 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018 The National Weather Service in Gray Maine has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... York County in southwestern Maine... Southern Oxford County in western Maine... Cumberland County in southwestern Maine... Rockingham County in southern New Hampshire... Strafford County in central New Hampshire... Belknap County in central New Hampshire... Eastern Merrimack County in central New Hampshire... Carroll County in northern New Hampshire... * Until 815 PM EDT. * At 513 PM EDT, heavy rain was moving through eastern New Hampshire and southwest Maine. This heavy rain will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Manchester, Portland, Concord, Derry, Rochester, South Portland, Auburn, Biddeford, Portsmouth, Brunswick, Laconia, Westbrook, Hampton, Durham, Exeter, Conway, Kittery, Franklin, Bridgton and Fryeburg. This also includes... Lake Winnipesaukee, Sebago Lake, Squam Lake, Mount Chocorua, and Wildcat Mountain. Peaks Island, Long Island, Cushing Island, Cousins Island, and Bailey Island. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. && LAT...LON 4287 7082 4293 7141 4294 7138 4314 7173 4357 7175 4370 7152 4389 7156 4392 7136 4421 7143 4409 7134 4410 7134 4424 7126 4443 7089 4414 7040 4402 7046 4404 7032 4380 6985 4281 7065 4280 7079 $$

    Next Up: