Banks, Transportation, Weather

Flood Watch issued beginning early Thursday morning

Between snow levels rising and rain falling in the forecast, “expect rising river levels, with potential of some flooding,” starting Thursday morning, the Portland office of the National Weather Service said in a Flood Watch issued Tuesday afternoon.

“A Flood Watch is issued when conditions are favorable for flooding. It does not mean flooding will occur, but it is possible,” the National Weather Service said separately

When flooding is imminent or actually occurring, the agency issues a Flood Warning

While much of the snow in lower areas such as the . . .

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