Weather Alerts for East Unity

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
EAST UNITY

Areas Affected:
Belknap - Cheshire - Merrimack - Northern Carroll - Northern Coos - Northern Grafton - Southern Carroll - Southern Coos - Southern Grafton - Sullivan
Effective: Thu, 4/18 3:05am Updated: Thu, 4/18 12:32pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun, 4/21 6:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...RAINFALL AND SNOWMELT MAY LEAD TO RIVER FLOODING THIS WEEKEND...
Warm temperatures and rainfall will have river levels on the
rise again over the next few days. A slow-moving frontal system
will bring warm weather along with a widespread one to two inch
rainfall. The combination of heavy rainfall and rapid snowmelt
will bring many rivers to bankfull this weekend. The potential
exists for some rivers to reach minor or even moderate flood
levels.
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a
* Flood Watch for portions of Maine and New Hampshire, including
the following areas, in Maine, Androscoggin, Central Somerset,
Coastal Cumberland, Coastal Waldo, Interior Cumberland,
Interior Waldo, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Northern Franklin,
Northern Oxford, Sagadahoc, Southern Franklin, Southern
Oxford, and Southern Somerset. In New Hampshire, Belknap,
Cheshire, Merrimack, Northern Carroll, Northern Coos, Northern
Grafton, Southern Carroll, Southern Coos, Southern Grafton,
and Sullivan.
* From Saturday morning through Sunday afternoon
* Heavy rainfall and rapid snowmelt may lead to minor or moderate
river flooding this weekend.

Information:
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.