Flood of Maine 1987

A catastrophe struck maine in 1987!

Flood of Maine April 1987

Tuesday, March 31st 1987 at 12am to Thursday, April 2nd 1987 at 12am

Maine, United States

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Causes

  • Heavy rain melts already a large amount of snow
  • Strong winds cause run off
  • Several Rivers rise, flooding several areas of Maine

Effects

  • $100 million in flood damages
  • No deaths or injuries
  • Many homes and businesses were destroyed
Maine's flood of '87