Coastal Hancock

Statement as of 4:14 am EDT on October 23, 2014

Areal Flood Watch


... Flood Watch remains in effect from 8 am EDT this morning
through Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Maine... north central Maine and
southeast Maine... including the following areas... in east
central Maine... central Penobscot and southern Penobscot. In
north central Maine... central Piscataquis and southern
Piscataquis. In southeast Maine... central Washington... coastal
Hancock... coastal Washington... interior Hancock and northern
Washington.

* From 8 am EDT this morning through Friday morning

* a total of 2 to 4 inches of rain is expected to fall across the
watch area through Friday. This could result in possible small
stream flooding. Minor flooding of poor drainage or low lying
areas is also possible.


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.




Statement as of 4:13 am EDT on October 23, 2014

Wind Advisory


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon EDT today...

* winds... northeast 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph... especially
along the immediate coast and higher terrain.

* Impacts... low impact. Winds may cause minor damage to trees
and blow around loose objects. Older and weaker trees may be
blown down. Scattered power outages are possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Secure loose objects. Be cautious if driving a high profile
vehicle. In case of power outages... make sure flashlights have
working batteries.






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