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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
857 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

MEZ018>028-NHZ008-010-013-014-251445-
COASTAL YORK ME-ANDROSCOGGIN ME-KENNEBEC ME-INTERIOR WALDO ME-
KNOX ME-COASTAL CUMBERLAND ME-INTERIOR CUMBERLAND ME-
INTERIOR YORK ME-COASTAL WALDO ME-SAGADAHOC ME-LINCOLN ME-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM NH-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM NH-STRAFFORD NH-
MERRIMACK NH-
857 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR...
  COASTAL YORK COUNTY IN MAINE
  ANDROSCOGGIN COUNTY IN MAINE
  KENNEBEC COUNTY IN MAINE
  INTERIOR WALDO COUNTY IN MAINE
  KNOX COUNTY IN MAINE
  COASTAL CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN MAINE
  INTERIOR CUMBERLAND COUNTY IN MAINE
  INTERIOR YORK COUNTY IN MAINE
  COASTAL WALDO COUNTY IN MAINE
  SAGADAHOC COUNTY IN MAINE
  LINCOLN COUNTY IN MAINE
  COASTAL ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
  INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
  STRAFFORD COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
  MERRIMACK COUNTY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

* UNTIL 945 AM EST

* AT 856 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
  TRACKING HEAVY SNOW ALONG INTERSTATE 95 ... MOVING TO THE EAST AT
  45 MPH.

* SNOW SQUALLS WILL BRIEFLY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE
  QUARTER MILE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORTLAND...
  ROCHESTER...
  DOVER...
  BIDDEFORD...
  AND PORTSMOUTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY SNOW! CAN LIMIT VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A HUNDRED FEET. YOU
MAY ENCOUNTER ROADWAY HAZARDS WITHOUT HAVING ADEQUATE TIME TO SAFELY
AVOID THEM. IF YOU MUST DRIVE...DO SO AT LOW SPEED AND USE LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS. MAINTAIN EXTRA SEPARATION BETWEEN YOURSELF AND
SURROUNDING VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4307 7155 4473 6921 4468 6881 4426 6891
      4426 6892 4430 6894 4382 6955 4383 6955
      4403 6953 4403 6954 4377 6958 4394 6967
      4371 6976 4388 6988 4388 6989 4372 6994
      4381 7010 4385 7008 4384 7010 4287 7082
TIME...MOT...LOC 1354Z 286DEG 40KT 4481 6900 4324 7127

$$

MBC


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