How to Stay Up to Date on Flooding in Maine & New Brunswick
Aroostook County Flood Watch
The Aroostook County Flood Watch on Facebook has important and sometimes critical information on local waterways and the potential to flood.
Sharing and Posting Updates
One of the ways the site is so effective is the shared photos, images and videos people post to the page. It usually is something current or recent and comes with some sort of location and description of what’s happening. In fact, the page asks people to share updates and post them. Here is a link to Aroostook County Flood Watch.
Police Flood Advisories
Also on the page are the different advisories from local law enforcement. If there’s a road that has water on it or a situation to watch, the info is generally on the Aroostook County Flood Watch Facebook page.
Check the timestamps on the posts to see what is happening now. The situation and status changes quickly sometimes. It’s to your advantage to follow up on flooding and potential flooding in your area.
New Brunswick River Watch
New Brunswick River Watch is the way to track flood warnings in the province. The site is updated and has many links to give you the best resource. You get the real-time water levels, five day forecast, emergency contact info and maps. People can post to the New Brunswick River Watch and go to their Twitter page.
Check The Resources
Take a look at both the Aroostook County Flood Watch and the New Brunswick River Watch as it relates to your location. If you live in an area that floods, this is especially important. Stay safe and stay ahead of any flooding.