Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50

NOUS41 KCAR 031204

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Caribou ME
804 AM EDT Fri Nov 3 2017

...Winter Weather Preparedness Week...

The National Weather Service offices that serve New England have
declared October 30th through November 3rd, 2017, Winter Weather
Prepardness Week. The National Weather Service in Caribou will
feature a different educational topic each day during the
prepardness week.

Topic: How To Get Informed

Watches and Warnings:

There are numerous sources to get National Weather Service Watches
and Warnings products:

National Weather Service Caribou Website -
NOAA Weather Radio -
Phones and Tablets - or

In addition to National Weather Service outlets, the media
enterprise is another great resource for weather watch and warning

Numerous weather applications for smart phones and tablets exist
that have configurable weather notifications. FEMA has a free app
that can be configured for weather alerts at the following link;


The National Weather Service has many outlets for forecast
information from town specific point-n-click forecasts to area
forecast zones.  In addition we provide graphical snow and ice
accumulation graphics.  All this information can be found at:

We also provide weather information via our social media links:
Facebook - and
Twitter -

Winter Weather Readiness and Safety Information:

National Weather Service information can be found at this link:

Maine Emergency Management Agency is a great resource for
preparedness and action items during major weather events:
Facebook -

Travel Information:

For road conditions Maine Department of Transportation is the go to
resource, check out their 511 page;

Please revisit our page this week for usefull
winter weather information to get you and your family prepared for
this upcoming season.

In addition, follow us on Facebook and Twitter this week for additional information.

$$ is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.