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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
340 AM EDT MON APR 7 2014

...HEAVY RAIN...SNOW MELT...AND ICE JAMS MAY CREATE FLOODING LATE
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

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SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-
COASTAL WALDO-SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-
INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
WINTERPORT...UNITY...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...
ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE...WOLFEBORO...
OSSIPEE...CONCORD...HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...
DOVER...SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
340 AM EDT MON APR 7 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

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

* FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING

* RAINFALL OF 1 TO 1 AND A HALF INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE...IS EXPECTED LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
  AS LOW PRESSURE SLOWLY LIFTS ACROSS NEW ENGLAND. HEAVY RAIN AND
  SNOW MELT MAY CAUSE FLOODING ON RIVERS...SMALL CREEKS...AND
  POSSIBLY LOW LYING URBAN AREAS. RIVERS STILL HAVE HAVE PLENTY OF
  ICE WHICH MAY BEGIN MOVING...SO ICE JAMS COULD ALSO PRESENT A
  FLOOD THREAT.


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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