Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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000 NOUS41 KCAR 191140 PNSCAR NOUS41 KCAR 180959 PNSCAR MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-200200- PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 740 AM EDT TUE MAY 19 2015 ...SEVERE WEATHER PREPAREDNESS WEEK CONTINUES... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU, MAINE HAS DECLARED APRIL 26TH THROUGH MAY 2ND AS SEVERE WEATHER PREPAREDNESS WEEK. EACH DAY DURING THE PREPAREDNESS WEEK WILL FEATURE INFORMATION ABOUT A DIFFERENT SEVERE WEATHER RELATED TOPIC. NEW ENGLAND WILL QUICKLY TRANSITION FROM EARLY SPRING WEATHER TO MORE SUMMER LIKE WEATHER PATTERNS OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL WEEKS. ALONG WITH THE WARMER WEATHER COMES AN INCREASING THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS, AND WITH IT COMES THE THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER. ARE YOU PREPARED FOR SEVERE WEATHER? DO YOU KNOW WHERE AND HOW TO RECEIVE FORECASTS? DO YOU KNOW HOW TO RECEIVE WARNINGS AND WATCHES FOR SEVERE WEATHER? DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO DURING AND AFTER SEVERE WEATHER IMPACTS YOU? ...BE AWARE... KNOWING WHEN SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE WILL GIVE YOU TIME TO PREPARE! YOU CAN ALWAYS FIND THE LATEST FORECASTS AND HAZARDOUS WEATHER CONDITIONS AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/CAR. IF YOU ARE NOT ON YOUR COMPUTER, YOU CAN ACCESS THE SAME INFORMATION VIA YOUR MOBILE DEVICE AT HTTP://MOBILE.WEATHER.GOV. IN ADDITION NUMEROUS WEATHER APPLICATIONS WILL RELAY THIS INFORMATION ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICES. MAKE SURE THAT YOU CAN RECEIVE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WATCHES AND WARNINGS ON THESE APPLICATIONS BEFORE SEVERE WEATHER STRIKES. WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS ARE LIFE SAVING MESSAGES THAT WILL POP UP ON YOUR MOBILE PHONE WHEN YOU ARE IN A GEOGRAPHIC AREA THAT IS UNDER A FLASH FLOOD WARNING OR TORNADO WARNING. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/WIRELESSALERTS FOR MORE INFORMATION! ANOTHER TOOL TO ALERT YOU TO HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS IS NOAA ALL HAZARDS RADIO. THIS NATIONWIDE NETWORK OF RADIO STATIONS BROADCASTS CONTINUOUS WEATHER, RIVER AND OTHER EMERGENCY INFORMATION DIRECT FROM NWS OFFICES AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS. FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/NWR/ $$ FARRAR

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