High Winds Push Waves on Shore Along Maine's Coastline

Hazardous weather reached parts of southern Maine on Monday, January 17, as high winds caused coastal flooding that led to dangerous driving conditions.

Footage filmed by the Cape Elizabeth Police Department shows waves crashing onto Shore Road in Cape Elizabeth on Monday morning.

Nearshore waves of up to 15 feet and high winds forecast to push the rain line inland brought the threat of coastal flooding on Monday morning, the National Weather Service said. Credit: Cape Elizabeth Police Department via Storyful