Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...
AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM EST THIS EVENING. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. THE HIGHEST
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED AT THE SOUTHERN EDGE OF PENOBSCOT COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR HANCOCK AND SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW TODAY. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS LATE
  SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OCCUR MOSTLY THIS AFTERNOON. COLD WIND
  CHILLS ARE EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE LIKELY IF NOT DRESSED
  APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING TO THE TEENS BY AFTERNOON AND FALLING
  BELOW ZERO BY LATE TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4SM OR LESS POSSIBLE TOWARDS MID-AFTERNOON AS
  A SNOW SQUALL MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

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COASTAL HANCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL HANCOCK COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS
  NEAR PENOBSCOT BAY IN THE SOUTHWEST PORTION OF HANCOCK COUNTY.
  AMOUNTS WILL DECREASE ON THE EAST SIDE OF MOUNT DESERT ISLAND.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OCCUR THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. DANGEROUSLY COLD
  WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LOCALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL ALONG WITH AREAS OF BLOWING
  SNOW WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. FROSTBITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA ARE LIKELY IF NOT DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE
  OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH BY THIS
  EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...RISING TO THE TEENS AND LOW 20S BY THIS AFTERNOON
  AND FALLING BELOW ZERO BY SUNDAY MORNING

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 24 BELOW LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4SM AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

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NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...
BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...
MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK COUNTY...NORTHERN SOMERSET
  COUNTY...AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 40 BELOW.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE LIKELY IF NOT DRESSED
  APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...6 BELOW TO 19 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL WASHINGTON COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF NOT
  DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...1 BELOW TO 9 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 22 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

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NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...
HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...
SPRINGFIELD...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
337 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHEAST AND SOUTHERN AROOSTOOK COUNTY... PENOBSCOT
  COUNTY...SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS COUNTY AND INTERIOR WASHINGTON
  COUNTY.

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 29 BELOW.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF NOT
  DRESSED APPROPRIATELY WHILE OUTDOORS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...11 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$


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