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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1010 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...A WINTER STORM TO AFFECT THE REGION LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST THURSDAY
NIGHT. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY IN THE GULF OF MAINE
FRIDAY NIGHT AND THEN MOVE INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SATURDAY.
HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT. STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
LATER FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-015-016-029-031-291230-
/O.CON.KCAR.WS.A.0003.150130T0600Z-150131T1200Z/
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
COASTAL HANCOCK-SOUTHERN 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...BANGOR...
BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...
BLUE HILL...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
1010 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THURSDAY NIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...7 INCHES OR MORE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
  RESULT IN POOR VISIBILITY FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...WILL FALL FROM THE UPPER 20S TO LOW 30S ON
  FRIDAY TO THE LOWER TEENS BY SATURDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

MEZ002-005-006-011-017-030-032-291230-
/O.CON.KCAR.WS.A.0003.150130T0900Z-150131T1500Z/
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
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...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
1010 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN MAINE.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THURSDAY NIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...7 INCHES OR MORE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL LIKELY RESULT
  IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
  RESULT IN POOR VISIBILITIES FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL FROM THE LOWER 30S ON
  FRIDAY TOWARDS THE LOWER TEENS BY SATURDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...1/2 MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

VJN



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