Severe Weather Alerts - Phillips, ME

  • Areal Flood Watch

    Areal Flood Watch in effect until Friday, 12:00 AM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF WESTERN MAINE AND NEW HAMPSHIRE...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN WESTERN MAINE...ANDROSCOGGIN...CENTRAL
SOMERSET...COASTAL CUMBERLAND...COASTAL WALDO...COASTAL YORK...
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND...INTERIOR WALDO...INTERIOR YORK...
KENNEBEC...KNOX...LINCOLN...NORTHERN FRANKLIN...NORTHERN
OXFORD...SAGADAHOC...SOUTHERN FRANKLIN...SOUTHERN OXFORD AND
SOUTHERN SOMERSET. IN NEW HAMPSHIRE...BELKNAP...COASTAL
ROCKINGHAM...INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM...MERRIMACK...NORTHERN
CARROLL...SOUTHERN CARROLL AND STRAFFORD.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* OCCASIONAL HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TODAY. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2
INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED.

* THE CUMULATIVE EFFECT OF HEAVY RAIN OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS AND
TODAY WILL CAUSE RIVERS AND STREAMS TO RISE. FLOODING OF
STREAMS AND RIVERS IS POSSIBLE. URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING
IS EXPECTED. THE RAIN WILL TAPER OFF LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

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.

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Phillips, ME Radar