Weather Alerts for Kennebec County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
KENNEBEC COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Androscoggin - Coastal Cumberland - Coastal Waldo - Coastal York - Interior Cumberland - Interior Waldo - Interior York - Kennebec - Knox - Lincoln - Sagadahoc
Effective: Wed, 1/17 3:09pm Updated: Wed, 1/17 4:25pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 1/17 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Slippery conditions expected through evening commute...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
* WHAT...Snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the evening commute. Additional snow
accumulations of up to two inches are expected.
* WHERE...Portions of, south central and southwest Maine.
* WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. For a more precise forecast for your specific
location...go to www.weather.gov/gray.

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
KENNEBEC COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Kennebec
Effective: Wed, 1/17 12:35pm Updated: Wed, 1/17 4:25pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 1/18 6:09pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Maine
Kennebec River At Augusta affecting Kennebec County
...Flood warning extended until Thursday evening...
The flood warning continues for
The Kennebec River At Augusta.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 12PM the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Ice continues to cause problems on the Kennebec River. Expect the river to reamin near or above flood stage for the next day or 2.
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Information:
Do not drive through flooded areas, it is impossible to know if the
road is safe for travel. Turn around, dont drown!
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA weather radio...or
your favorite local media outlet.