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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gray ME
358 AM EDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...Late season winter storm Friday into Saturday...

.Low pressure will develop over the Mid Atlantic states Thursday
night and Friday which will then move northeastward to south of
Cape Cod Saturday before departing out to sea thereafter. While
uncertainty still remains concerning snow amounts due to the
potential for mixing with rain and sleet, confidence is growing
in a significant snowstorm, with the heaviest snowfall most
likely Friday night into early Saturday morning.

Heavy, wet snow in the watch area could lead to downed tree limbs.
This may lead to localized power outages.

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Southern Oxford-Interior York-Interior Cumberland-
Including the cities of Bethel, Bryant Pond, Hanover,
Locke Mills, Milton, Newry, Rumford, Norway, Fryeburg, Oxford,
Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford, Goodwins Mills, Buxton,
Limington, Berwick, New Gloucester, Gray, North Windham, Gorham,
and Bridgton
358 AM EDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Gray has issued a Winter Storm
Watch...which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday
afternoon.

* HAZARD TYPES...Heavy snow possible.

* Accumulations...Snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches possible.

* TIMING...The snow will begin Friday afternoon in Maine The snow
  will increase in intensity Friday evening and overnight before
  ending around midday Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Slippery roads and low visibilities.

* Winds...East 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

* Temperatures...In the lower 30s.

* Visibilities...one quarter to one half 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.

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Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton-
Southern Carroll-Sullivan-Merrimack-Belknap-Strafford-Cheshire-
Eastern Hillsborough-Interior Rockingham-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, Woodstock, Jackson,
North Conway, Albany, Conway, Chatham, Crawford Notch, Lebanon,
Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth, Holderness, Plymouth, Rumney,
Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Ossipee, Tuftonboro,
Wolfeboro, Moultonborough, Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, Charlestown, Boscawen,
Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton, Loudon, Hooksett, Laconia,
Gilford, Meredith, Barrington, Rochester, Dover, Rollinsford,
Somersworth, Durham, Madbury, Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan,
Surry, Jaffrey, Manchester, Pelham, Nashua, Salem, Atkinson,
Newton, Plaistow, Chester, Derry, Hampstead, Exeter, Amherst,
Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown, Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis,
and Weare
358 AM EDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* HAZARD TYPES...Heavy snow possibly mixing with sleet.

* Accumulations...Snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

* TIMING...The snow will begin Friday morning across southwestern
  NH then move northeastward, covering New Hampshire by noon. The
  snow will increase in intensity Friday evening and overnight
  before ending around midday Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Slippery roads and low visibilities. The snow may be
  heavy and wet, especially across southern New Hampshire where
  the potential for power outages will exist.

* Winds...East 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures...In the lower 30s.

* Visibilities...one quarter 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.

&&

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