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High Flows on Dead River in Northwest Somerset, Maine, Following Flood Event

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A heavy rainstorm, saturated ground, and pre-existing snowpack prompted flooding in Maine in late December 2023. USGS researchers manually measured streamflows after the flood event to validate real-time streamgage data. This image shows USGS streamgage 01043500 on the Dead River in Northwest Somerset, Maine near peak streamflow. 


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