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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...DANGEROUS COASTAL STORM TO AFFECT THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK NORTHEASTWARD TO A
POSITION JUST SOUTHEAST OF CAPE COD BY LATER TODAY. SNOW WILL
CONTINUE TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA FROM SOUTHEAST TO NORTHWEST
THROUGH THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL LIKELY BE HEAVY AT TIMES DURING
THE DAY. WINDS WILL BE STRONG ON AND NEAR THE COAST...PRODUCING A
PERIOD OF BLIZZARD CONDITIONS.

NHZ012-272100-
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EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANCHESTER...NASHUA
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH
COUNTY UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS CREATING BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...INTENSE BAND OF SNOWFALL WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY
  OVER THE AREA THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4
  INCHES PER HOUR ARE OCCURRING IN THIS BAND. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  ARE OCCURRING OR ARE IMMINENT AND WILL LAST THROUGH EARLY
  AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN LATE TODAY... BUT MAY LINGER
  INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS...IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS AND SINGLE
  DIGITS COMBINED WITH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BITTERLY COLD WIND
  CHILLS. IF YOU ARE STRANDED OUTDOORS IT COULD BE POTENTIALLY
  LIFE THREATENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...12 TO 17.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MEZ018>028-NHZ010-013-014-272100-
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INTERIOR YORK-INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-
INTERIOR WALDO-COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-
KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...
GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...
WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...UNITY...BIDDEFORD...SACO...
OLD ORCHARD BEACH...KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...
WESTBROOK...BATH...TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...
WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...
LINCOLNVILLE...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...
PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS CREATING BLIZZARD
  CONDITIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...INTENSE BAND OF SNOWFALL WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY
  OVER THE AREA THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 TO 4
  INCHES PER HOUR ARE OCCURRING IN THIS BAND. BLIZZARD CONDITIONS
  ARE OCCURRING OR ARE IMMINENT AND WILL LAST THROUGH EARLY
  AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN LATE TODAY... BUT MAY LINGER
  INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL EXTREMELY
  DANGEROUS..IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS AND SINGLE
  DIGITS COMBINED WITH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BITTERLY COLD WIND
  CHILLS. IF YOU ARE STRANDED OUTDOORS IT COULD BE POTENTIALLY
  LIFE THREATENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...7 TO 17 ABOVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

MEZ007>009-012>014-NHZ002>009-272100-
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NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-SOUTHERN COOS-
NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...FARMINGTON...
WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN...
CONCORD...HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE SPREADING NORTHWARD ACROSS THE
  REGION THIS MORNING. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES DURING THE DAY
  TODAY. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN LATE TODAY...BUT MAY LINGER INTO
  WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING
  SNOW WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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

* TEMPERATURES...3 TO 13 ABOVE.

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.

&&

$$

NHZ015-272100-
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WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN HILLSBOROUGH
COUNTY UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 18 TO 24 INCHES.

* TIMING...INTENSE BAND OF SNOWFALL WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY
  OVER THE AREA THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL RATES MAY
  APPROACH 2 TO 4 INCHES PER HOUR AT TIMES. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN
  LATE TODAY...BUT MAY LINGER INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING
  SNOW WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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

* TEMPERATURES...9 TO 16 ABOVE.

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.

&&

$$

NHZ011-272100-
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CHESHIRE NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAFFREY...KEENE
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR CHESHIRE COUNTY
UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

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

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 10 TO 14 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE IN INTENSITY
  THROUGH MID MORNING. SNOWFALL RATES MAY APPROACH 1 TO 2 INCHES
  PER HOUR AT TIMES. SNOW WILL WIND DOWN LATE TODAY...BUT MAY
  LINGER INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING
  SNOW WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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

* TEMPERATURES...8 TO 16 ABOVE.

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.

&&

$$

NHZ001-272100-
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NORTHERN COOS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...COLEBROOK
758 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY AFTERNOON AND BEGIN TO
  WIND DOWN THIS EVENING. SNOW MAY LINGER INTO WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING
  SNOW WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

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

* TEMPERATURES...ZERO TO 9 ABOVE ZERO.

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.

&&

$$

LEGRO


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