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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
342 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED OVER DOWNEAST AND POSSIBLY
OVER EAST CENTRAL MAINE LATE MONDAY MORNING INTO MONDAY NIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE FROM THE MID ATLANTIC STATES WILL INTENSIFY MONDAY AS
IT MOVES EAST...NORTHEAST INTO SOUTHERN THE GULF OF MAINE BY
MONDAY EVENING AND THEN ALONG THE SOUTH NOVA SCOTIA COAST LATE
MONDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL SPREAD ANOTHER ROUND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL TO EAST CENTRAL AND ESPECIALLY DOWNEAST MAINE BEGINNING
LATE MONDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING WELL INTO THE NIGHT. SNOWFALL
WILL BE HEAVIEST AND WINDS STRONGEST ALONG THE DOWNEAST COAST.

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CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...
MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...ELLSWORTH...
BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
342 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO
4 AM EST TUESDAY. THIS UPGRADES THE PRIOR WINTER STORM WATCH.

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

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 15 INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...MAY RESULT IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. BLOWING SNOW MAY RESULT IN POOR
  VISIBILITY.

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

* TEMPERATURES...ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO...ALONG WITH BITTER WIND
  CHILLS.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

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.

&&

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NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...BAXTER ST PARK...
CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...MOUNT KATAHDIN...MILLINOCKET...
EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...HOULTON...HODGDON...
SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
342 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

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

* TEMPERATURES...21 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 33 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 20 BELOW TO
  5 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  25 MPH.

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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CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...
GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
342 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

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

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...POTENTIAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 OR MORE INCHES.

* TIMING...LATE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES...MAY RESULT IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. BLOWING SNOW MAY RESULT IN POOR
  VISIBILITY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO.

* VISIBILITIES...POSSIBLY 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 FOR POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

&&

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VJN



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