551  
WGUS41 KCAR 211908  
FLWCAR  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
308 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
MEC003-220100-  
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/00000.0.IJ.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
AROOSTOOK ME-  
308 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU MAINE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
AN ICE JAM IN...  
NORTHEASTERN AROOSTOOK COUNTY IN NORTHERN MAINE...  
 
* UNTIL 900 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 302 PM EDT, AN ICE JAM HAS BEEN REPORTED BY AROOSTOOK EMERGENCY  
MANAGEMENT AT THE WASHBURN BRIDGE ON THE AROOSTOOK RIVER.  
 
* WATER CONTINUES TO BACK UP BEHIND THIS ICE JAM. FLOODING COULD BE  
POSSIBLE ON GARDINER CREEK RD, SOUTH WADE RD, CASTLE HILL RD,  
PARSON STREET, AND WASHBURN RD.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MAPLETON, WASHBURN, CASTLE HILL AND WADE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME  
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4678 6805 4673 6805 4672 6826 4679 6826  
 

 
 
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